Jenna Lester has been named equipment finance officer of business banking. Lester will work with Key’s business banking team to support customer finance operations throughout Colorado and Utah.
Lester completed the Key Equipment Finance Sales Accelerated Career Training (ACT) program in 2017. Sales ACT is a nine-month comprehensive training program designed to provide a thorough understanding of the equipment finance industry.
“Jenna demonstrated strong business development skills through her participation in the Sales ACT program,” said Scott Edwards, senior vice president, business banking sales director, Key Equipment Finance. “She has a lot of drive and tenacity, and I look forward to watching her excel in this new position.”
Since last April, Lester has worked as an equipment finance officer, supporting a team of eight middle market equipment finance officers for Key Equipment Finance. She began her career with Key Equipment Finance in 2016 as a sales associate while participating in the Sales ACT program.
Lester holds a bachelor’s degree in finance and marketing from the University of Colorado Boulder, Leeds School of Business. She is also involved with fundraising efforts for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, is a young professionals board member for the Colorado Ballet and is a member of the Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce.