Mr. Summers has 40 years of broad banking experience in the metro Phoenix market. He held various leadership positions with Valley National Bank of Arizona and National Bank of Arizona (Zions) with responsibilities for commercial lending and credit management.
Prior to his retirement from the Bank in 2012, Scott was with National Bank of Arizona for approximately 20 years. During this period, responsibilities as Executive Vice-President included managing the Banks metro Phoenix commercial lending activities and developing a Corporate Banking Division. Throughout his time at the Bank, Scott was actively involved with credit completing his time with the Bank in a senior credit administration role. As part of that role as well as formerly at Valley National Bank, Scott developed the Bank’s credit policies.
Prior to National Bank of Arizona, Scott was with Valley National Bank of Arizona for 20 years. He held various positions in business development and ultimately Vice-President responsible for the majority of the Bank’s commercial lending and credit administration. Scott also developed and managed the corporate training program.
Since retirement Scott has been involved in a wide variety of consulting and non-profit activities including an expert witness counsel in banking matters, assisting in banking M&A activities, serving as President of the Arizona Trail Association and many other organizational involvements.