Jasiel Legon joined GTE Financial as SVP, Chief Talent (HR) Officer in August 2016. He has more than 28 years of experience in financial services and began his career as a teller in 1995 with Barnett Bank in Tampa, Florida. GTE Financial has been named a Tampa Bay Times “Top Workplaces” and Tampa Bay Business Journal “Best Places to Work” for 9 consecutive years. He holds the following professional HR certifications as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR-HRCI) and Senior Certified Professional (SCP-SHRM). Mr. Legon received an M.A. in Human Performance Improvement/ Organization Development from Roosevelt University, a B.A. in Communication and Business from Columbia College Chicago. He serves on the Advisory Board of Directors of LifeLink of Florida and is also active in several other charitable organizations.