Based out of the bank’s location at 3580 Carmel Mountain Road, Barnett will lead the strategic growth and management of Mutual of Omaha Bank’s operations in San Diego, which includes an experienced team of bankers offering personal banking, commercial banking, mortgage lending and wealth management solutions to individuals and businesses throughout San Diego.
Barnett joined Mutual of Omaha Bank as vice president of commercial banking in 2010 and has been instrumental in leading the bank’s significant growth in commercial deposit and lending relationships over the past two years. Prior to joining Mutual of Omaha Bank, Barnett served as an officer at another San Diego bank and spent six years in the U.S. Marine Corps, where he was honorably discharged at the rank of sergeant.
Barnett earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Arizona State University in Tempe.
“Jeff is a highly knowledgeable and experienced banker who understands the unique banking needs of the San Diego community and its businesses,” said Greg Peterson, California state president for Mutual of Omaha Bank. “Given his solid track record of leadership, I’m confident in Jeff’s ability to lead our San Diego team and help Mutual of Omaha Bank continue on a path of smart and profitable growth.”
Mutual of Omaha Bank is a full-service bank providing financial solutions to individuals and businesses across the United States. With expert banking talent and more than $6 billion in assets, Mutual of Omaha Bank is one of the highest performing banks in the nation. It is a subsidiary of Mutual of Omaha, a leading insurance and financial services company since 1909. For more information about Mutual of Omaha Bank, visit www.mutualofomahabank.com.