Michael brings over 25 years of commercial lending and SBA experience dealing with a variety of industries. He joined Practice Pathways, a professional division of Zions Bank in March of 2015. In his role as Vice President and Business Development Officer, Mr. Johnston was responsible for sourcing loans for Dental, Veterinary, and Optometry industries. Prior to that, Mr. Johnston operated primarily as a SBA Business Development Officer including a six year stint at Capital Source Bank/Mainstreet Lender where he was a consistent top producer. Mr. Johnston has held positions as a credit underwriter specializing in Real Estate and Asset Based Lending, a credit underwriter specializing in SBA Lending, Special Assets Officer, and Business Development Officer. Michael graduated with his MBA from the University of Arkansas and his BBA in Finance from University of Central Arkansas.
Specialties: Small Business