Your loan is the first step in a long-lasting relationship.

The Business Advisory Group complements the enhanced service customers have come to expect from Live Oak. We know relationships are built over time and our goal is to strengthen them each and every day by providing world-class service throughout the loan process.

Once a loan closes, customers are assigned a Live Oak Bank Business Advisor who assists with loan questions, performs a detailed financial analyses and makes recommendations to grow the business.

We're ready when you are

Express Business Loans

We’ve made the qualification process easy and will get the funds to you fast—so you can get back to business. Our online loan application simplifies the process through funding, so you know what’s happening through every step.


We love complex deals. Our industry experts are focused on helping small business owners obtain financing, no matter what challenges you may have faced in the past. This consultative role brings a value-added perspective throughout our relationship.

Our Business Advisory Group

  • Chad Reed
    Servicing Manager

    Email Chad | 910.796.1649

  • Jason Byrd
    Director of Veterinary Servicing

    Email Jason | 910.550.2287

  • Megan Padrick
    Director of Funeral Home Servicing

    Email Megan | 910.550.2310

  • Sabrina Benbassat
    Director of Healthcare Servicing

    Email Sabrina | 910.247.4461