John Guedry has 36 years of experience in financial services and related industries in Nevada. Now CEO, Mr. Guedry joined Bank of Nevada in 2011, serving as both President and Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining Bank of Nevada, he was the CEO and President of Business Bank of Nevada until it was purchased by City National Bank in 2007, where he remained as Executive Vice President before joining CB Richard Ellis as a Managing Partner. Active in a number of civic and community endeavors, Guedry serves as a committee member of the Las Vegas Bowl, is an Executive Committee and Board member for The Public Education Foundation and Las Vegas Metro Chamber, and is a Past Chairman of the Las Vegas Metro Chamber Board of Trustees. He is also a Legislative Committee Member for the Nevada Bankers Association and the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce. In addition, he serves as a Board member and Education Committee member of Council for a Better Nevada and has served as a former Board of Trustee for UNLV Foundation in past years.
A native of New Orleans, Mr. Guedry moved to Las Vegas with his family in 1974. He graduated from University of Nevada, Las Vegas, in 1982 with a bachelor’s degree in business management. He and his incredible wife of 32 years, Debra, have two talented daughters, Jennifer and Jaclyn & two active twin grandsons Bradley and Brayden.