Executive Vice President – Bank & LendingBill Geis, lending executive for Raymond James Bank, is responsible for the Residential and Securities Based Lending programs. Bill joined Raymond James Bank in May 2012 as the Securities Based Lending executive. Prior to joining Raymond James, Bill was the head of lending for Regions Wealth Management, where he built the SBL program for Morgan Keegan. Bill has over 20 years of experience in banking and financial services. Bill previously was responsible for leading the Securities Based Lending business at UBS and spent several years at Smith Barney, where he was responsible for managing the sales, training and marketing efforts of the various Smith Barney/Citigroup lending programs. Bill earned a Bachelor of Science degree in finance and marketing from Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.