Dan Betschart

Business Loans
Title: Loan Program Manager
Phone: 541-682-3359

Dan has more than 34 years of lending experience. Upon receiving his Bachelor's Degree from Chico State in 1984, Dan began his lending career in the traditional commercial/retail banking environment at First Interstate Bank. He advanced his career further when he joined Silicon Valley Bank's Technology Division. This gave him the opportunity to work with emerging and high growth companies, as well as venture capitalists. In 1990, Dan relocated to Eugene upon accepting a position with Centennial Bank.

For the past 26 years, Dan has focused on his true niche, SBA/government loan programs. This has been the most challenging and rewarding position of all. His expertise ranges from small to large companies, which include such diverse groups as local retail businesses, gas station/convenience stores, and assisted living facilities. Dan works closely with client and banker, ensuring the client's needs are met.


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