Everett Sands
CEOLendistry
Everett K. Sands has 19 years of experience in national and community banking where he served as a sales leader while also sitting on various committees including commercial lending, compliance, and rate-risk. He has served as an underwriter, managed both credit and operation departments, closed over $2 billion in transactions, and ran a $490 million unit for Wells Fargo.

Everett started Lendistry with the goal to make funding more accessible and affordable for small business owners particularly those in underserved communities. Through Everett's leadership, Lendistry has secured CDFI and SBA approval, developed proprietary technology, and closed several strategic partnerships with several banks. Believing in the power of industry cooperation, Lendistry offers pathways for banking partners to meet their Small Business Lending Test and CRA requirements while also giving back to their local communities.

Everett is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania.