Rick Ruso is Managing Director within CenterState Bank’s National Correspondent Division. His expertise includes assisting banks in mitigating interest rate risk and navigating the prevailing lending environment, while driving loan balances and profitability. Mr. Ruso previously served as Managing Director at PCBB Capital Markets. Prior to that he maintained key accounts within Wells Fargo's Real Estate Group, providing a strong lending background to complement current duties in hedging, structuring and underwriting. Mr. Ruso received both his Bachelor of Science and MBA from Santa Clara University.