As the sales team lead for Live Oak Bank’s broadband lending team, Sarita originates new loans and evaluates new loan applications specifically for broadband businesses. She came to Live Oak in 2009 and worked as a loan officer for the pharmacy and vet lending teams. Before joining Live Oak, she worked for the FDIC.
Prior to working for the FDIC, she worked at Vine Street Financial, a division of BB&T, in the SBA department with four of the founders of Live Oak, where she began her banking career in 2004. At Vine Street she started off as a documentation specialist where she helped close loans, and then went on to become a loan servicing specialist.