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Tamilee Smull

Tamilee Smull provides leadership service for Arizona Financial Institutions with passion for great service and ethical business practices. She is a knowledgeable regulator with first-hand experience and understanding of business practices, built on extensive industry work experience, including: commercial lending, trust management, private banking, risk management, audit, loan review, and securities, trust, and consumer compliance.  Her work experiences also include: examination of banks and credit unions for the State of Arizona and the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.  Ms. Smull joined the Arizona Department of Financial Institutions in August 2007 as an Examiner.  She became the Division Manager in 2010.

Ms. Smull holds a MA-ED in Adult Education and a BBA in Finance.  She is a graduate of The Stonier Graduate School of Banking and has received certifications in Bank Auditing, Project Management, Risk Management and Training/Facilitation.  She also held Series 7 (broker) and Series 24 (principal) securities licenses. Ms. Smull is a creative problem solver with critical thinking skills, and has a proven commitment to public service as a community volunteer.