Regional Marketing & Field Support Manager, Wells Fargo & CO
Local Board Member, Arizona
Jeff Smith is responsible for directing marketing activities for Wells Fargo’s Community Bank in the Desert Mountain Region - Arizona Nevada and Utah.
Prior to joining Wells Fargo in 2001, Smith was a managing partner for a start-up business in the home improvement industry and a marketing and franchise development director for a national franchise firm. From 1985 to 1994, he worked for Citibank and Norwest in Arizona as a product/marketing manager in consumer loans, home mortgages, deposits and in regional marketing.
Smith earned a bachelor’s degree in business from Western State University in Gunnison, Colorado, and MBA from Thunderbird School Global of Management in Glendale, Arizona. He completed a master’s extension level banking program from the Pacific Coast Banking School, where he graduated with honors.
Smith is an executive committee member of the Fiesta Bowl and is a team host for the Cactus Bowl. He also was a volunteer for the Big Brothers Big Sisters Lunch Buddy program at Lowell Elementary School and a volunteer leader with Young Life and Junior Achievement.