As Vice President of The Excelsior Group’s Homebuilder Finance Team, Jay Schoo’s primary focus is to cultivate relationships with local home builders seeking predictable and seamless transactions. He is responsible for the overall development and oversight of the construction lending team for Homebuilder Finance including approval, closing, funding, draw, and payoff processes while helping to coordinate clients’ capital needs.

Jay’s knowledge in the construction lending arena is vast with twenty plus years of experience. Prior to joining The Excelsior Group, Jay was President of the private funding groups Marketline Construction Capital and First Construction Credit where he oversaw the loan portfolio and day-to-day operating activities. Prior to that, Jay was Vice President Senior Lender with Klein Banks where he managed a commercial loan portfolio.

Jay graduated from St. Cloud State University with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting.