Dean A. Rennell is the Business Banking Regional Executive for Wells Fargo ‘s Southwest Region. He leads a team of 881 Business Banking professionals in Arizona, Nevada, Utah, New Mexico, Texas and Arkansas who serve businesses with revenues up to $20 million.
Rennell is a 34 year veteran with Wells Fargo. He joined First Interstate Bank of Arizona, a predecessor of Wells Fargo in Arizona, in 1981. At Wells Fargo, he has been in all phases of Business Banking, including Business Development, Credit Administration, and Special Assets.
Prior to being named Regional Executive, Rennell managed Wells Fargo’s Business Banking for the Western Mountain region.
A Michigan native, Rennell earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (1975) and an MBA (1980) from the University of Michigan. He served as chairman of SLHI (a $100 million asset foundation focused on health care) and is a current board member of the Better Business Bureau Foundation, Ballet Arizona and a member of the Fiesta Bowl Committee. He served the University of Michigan Alumni Association as a director, treasurer and chair and continues to be involved on an ad hoc basis.