The MapleMark Tribal Nations Banking Team has decades of experience providing USDA guaranteed loans to American Indian and Alaska Native Tribes, Tribal Businesses, and Tribal Communities. We take pride in building relationships based on mutual respect and trust, and we are ready to help your Tribe preserve sovereignty, enhance self- sufficiency, and build economic prosperity for your communities for generations to come.
Loan benefits include:
For more information on the Tribal-USDA Guaranteed Loan Programs or to get started with a loan application, contact a member of MapleMark’s USDA Lending Team below:
David Lamb is EVP, Director of Tribal Nations Banking and the Oklahoma Market President for MapleMark Bank. David brings nearly three decades of experience providing capital solutions to Indian Country, which includes arranging more than $2 billion in financing for Tribal Nations during his career. Prior to becoming a commercial lender, David spent over a decade in public and corporate accounting. Today, David is a trusted advisor to Tribal Nation leaders, and is one who understands Tribal Sovereignty and the unique needs of Tribal governments and businesses. Throughout his career, David has helped finance a variety of Tribal projects including Casino Gaming, Hospitality, Business Acquisitions, Healthcare, and Convenience Stores. David also brings a wealth of experience utilizing a variety of lending products, including, USDA, BIA, and conventional extensions of credit. David believes in building deep, lasting client relationships built on integrity and sound business judgment.
Cayla Holleman joined MapleMark Bank in 2022 as the Coordinator of Government Programs. Her career began at USDA Rural Development, where she dedicated nearly eight years of public service as a Loan Specialist. She was responsible for the administration of over 20 federal financing programs, each designed to stimulate economic development and enhance the quality of life in rural America.
As the Coordinator of Government Programs, Cayla is committed to helping clients navigate the complex landscape of federal financing initiatives. Her expertise lies at the intersection of financing and government regulations, bringing a unique skillset to MapleMark Bank.
Matt Peeler currently serves as Senior Vice President and Director of Government Programs for MapleMark Bank. In this role, Matt is responsible for managing and developing the Bank’s USDA guaranteed loan program nationally, including originating new loan opportunities across four separate USDA loan programs, including: Business & Industry (B&I), Community Facilities (CF), Rural Energy for America (REAP) and Water & Waste Disposal (WWD). In addition to business development, Matt assists the Bank with secondary market sales, outside loan participations, and the structuring of complex financing arrangements such as New Market Tax Credits (NMTC), Historical Tax Credits (HTC), Investment Tax Credits (ITC), Energy Tax Credits (ETC), and Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE).
Matt brings more than a decade of guaranteed lending experience, and has personally originated, underwritten, or serviced more than $500 million in total loan originations throughout his career. Matt’s lending background is diverse, having worked as a commercial credit analyst, underwriter, loan officer, and program director. Matt also has experience utilizing a variety of credit products, including SBA, USDA, Conventional, and C-PACE. Matt’s extensive background and a commitment to client responsiveness have helped him reach many key milestones during his career, including being recognized as a key member of two top producing SBA and USDA lending teams nationally in 2017 and 2022, respectively. Matt also helped MapleMark reach the #5 USDA lender by volume in fiscal year 2023 for total loans by volume that had been submitted and approved by USDA.