The Shine’s On: Kevin Taylor (Suncoast Credit Union)

Posted On 10/07/2021 by Bianca Soler

The Shine’s On Kevin Taylor, St. Petersburg’s Business Relationship Officer from Suncoast Credit Union

Suncoast Credit Union aims to help their members live their best lives. For business owners, living a best life often means a thriving, successful business. So when it comes to working with businesses, Suncoast is here to help business owners reach their goals in a variety of ways.

Kevin Taylor is Suncoast’s Business Relationship Officer servicing Pinellas County. For Kevin, it’s not just his job title, but also at the heart of how he approaches helping business owners. Building relationships and providing options is at the core of how Kevin helps all of the business owners he’s worked with in his many years working in commercial lending.

“My favorite part of the job is getting to know the client and learning about their business,” he said. “Each story is unique and the ‘can do spirit’ of how they created and grew their business is one of the most interesting parts of my job.”

As a full-service financial institution, Suncoast has all of the services business owners need to grow their businesses. And as a credit union with a proud community focus, Suncoast loves to support the growth of local businesses. So when you work with Suncoast, you have the entire organization behind you every step of the way.

Kevin is proud to be part of a team that works together to make sure the member’s needs are met.

“In the years I’ve been in finance, Suncoast Credit Union has created a true teamwork mentality to ensure we serve the member,” Kevin said.

Working with a Suncoast business relationship officer can help you find the financing you need. If you’re in Pinellas County, Kevin is ready to work with you.

“My goal is to assist and create a pathway to ensure getting your project financed,” he said. “I’ll ask a lot of questions to ensure I know how your business operates.”

Pinellas County business owners can reach Kevin by email at or on his cell phone at 813-550-4505.

If you are outside of Pinellas County, Suncoast has other business relationship officers ready to serve you:

  • Alain Fernandez (Pasco County)- 813-998-5729
  • Alisha Martin (Lakeland)- 863-430-1101
  • Christopher Massie (Hillsborough County)- 813-465-0553
  • John Schmitt (Sarasota & Manatee Counties)- 941-730-9077


Whether you’re looking to grow your business or use personal banking to manage your everyday finances, Suncoast Credit Union can help. As a not-for-profit, financial cooperative, Suncoast’s profits go back to members by providing lower rates, higher returns, and more free services. Visit to learn more.