Ricky Navarro

Ricky Navarro

Senior Vice President/Director of SBA Lending Division

Ricky Navarro was appointed Senior Vice President and Director of the SBA Lending Division of Marquis Bank in 2014. A seasoned SBA expert, Ricky Navarro brings extensive knowledge of Small Business Administration (SBA) Loans to Marquis Bank. He is well–versed in the implementation of the SBA loan programs, including writing SBA Lending Policy & Procedures, with focus in SBA 7(a), 504, SBA Express, and Small Loan Advantage. Prior to joining Marquis Bank, Mr. Navarro was a Senior Vice President and SBA Lending Manager with BankUnited, N.A., where he restored the bank’s participation in SBA loan programs. He was also responsible for implementing SBA Lending Divisions at Intercredit Bank, Community West Bank and Banco Popular North America.

Oscar Mendez

Vice President/SBA Business Development Officer

Oscar Mendez is Vice President and SBA Business Development Officer for Marquis Bank. A 19 year banking veteran, Mendez, brings extensive knowledge in developing and managing loans and deposit portfolios. He most recently served as Vice President, SBA and Commercial Lender at Bank of the Ozarks. He holds a training certification from Omega Credit and the National Association of Government Guaranteed Lenders in SBA Underwriting and SBA Advanced Cash Flow Analysis.




Christopher Sanz

Vice President/SBA Business Development Officer

Christopher Sanz brings more than 20 years of banking experience to Marquis and is responsible for developing new profitable SBA business with an emphasis on 504 and 7a loans. He was previously a Senior Vice President at Ocean Bank, where he led its preferred practice division in the specialized healthcare lending group. Mr. Sanz currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors for Health Access Network of St. Lucie County, a 501c(3) charity also known as HANDS, a Volunteers in Medicine Clinic,™ serving patients in St Lucie County.