Our Team

  • Jessica Hart | Portfolio Manager
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    Jessica Hart joined Strategic Banking Partners in March 2011 as the Portfolio Manager. Jessica is responsible for SBA Loan Packaging and Loan Servicing (including 1502 reporting) for our Lending Partners. Jessica is also currently acting as the Office Manager which includes maintaining our IT partnership, software vendors and contracted employees.

Mary Wamsley

Chief Operating Officer | [email protected]
Residential ServicesMary E. Wamsley is Chief Operating Officer for Strategic Banking Partners. In this position, she has responsibility for the operation of Strategic Banking Partners customer relationships, Commercial and Small Business Loan Underwriting, SBA Loan Packaging and Servicing.

Prior to joining with Gerald Baroudi as a founding partner, Ms. Wamsley served as Senior Vice President of Provident Bank's Business Banking Division for Maryland. Her previous experience also includes 20 years of Commercial Banking experience with Provident Bank and Bank of America. With this extensive background she's been able to solidify long lasting and quality relationships throughout the commercial lending community as well as the small business community.

Ms. Wamsley attended Bank of America's Commercial Loan training program. She served as Chairperson of the Washington District SBA Quality Circle for 2 years and is currently serving as President of the Board of Trustees for Women Entrepreneurs of Baltimore. She was awarded the Financial Services Small Business Advocate of the Year in 2007. Mary has also been interviewed by multiple local new publications including, The Baltimore Sun and Smart CEO.

Mary's passion for small businesses and entrepreneurship was her motivation to join Gerald in creating Strategic Banking Partners. SBP is able to give the "Little Guys" or smaller banks and credit unions that may lack the staff or SBA expertise the chance to lend to those in their community. Just as she was able to start her own business with Gerald it gives her solace to inspire others to start their own businesses or continue to grow the ones they already have.

Welcome to SBP

Residential Services Strategic Banking Partners Inc was created on a simple premise.....As SBA Consultants, we challenge ourselves to provide solutions for our clients that are timely, reliable, efficient and improve their bottom line. Our unique backgrounds as bankers and SBA Lenders over a combined 30 year span have given us the perspective necessary to be exceptional partners to our clients. We pride ourselves on delivering results that inspire confidence from our clients to enter the SBA lending market.

Our investment in the best proprietary software allows us to provide quality execution in a consistent manner. Our focus is to retain a visionary corporate culture with knowledgeable talent, prudent policies and effective processes. We take a "holistic" approach to help us determine what our clients' needs, concerns and ultimate goals are.