Credit unions promote officers to boost mortgage efforts

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  • February 06 2018, 5:21pm EST

United FCU, Alaska USA Mortgage Company and others are beefing up their mortgage loan departments, Orion FCU's CEO earns big local recognition, and more new hires, promotions and awards at credit unions across the coutnry.

Daniel Weickenand, Orion FCU

Daniel Weickenand, CEO of Orion Federal Credit Union, Memphis, was named CEO of the Year by Inside Memphis Business magazine.

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Carter Nimtz, United FCU

United Federal Credit Union, St. Joseph, Mich., appointed Carter Nimtz as a mortgage advisor.

Shawn Sullivan, United FCU

United Federal Credit Union, St. Joseph, Mich., appointed Shawn Sullivan as a mortgage advisor. He will be headquartered in Reno, Nev.

Brooke Harkins, United FCU

United Federal Credit Union, St Joseph, Mich., appointed Brooke Harkins as a mortgage advisor. She will be headquartered in Mishawaka, Ind.

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Steve Hewins, CU Members Mortgage

CU Members Mortgage, a division of Colonial Savings F.A., appointed Steve Hewins as senior vice president of credit union lending.

Ken Scott, Alaska USA Mortgage Company

Alaska USA Mortgage Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of Alaska USA Federal Credit Union, Anchorage, Alaska, recognized Ken Scott of Kenai, Alaska, as one of its top producing mortgage loan originators for 2017 by inducting him into the President’s Club.

Lyn Bankowski, Alaska USA Mortgage Company

Alaska USA Mortgage Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of Alaska USA Federal Credit Union, Anchorage, Alaska, recognized Lyn Bankowski of Oak Harbor, Wash., as one of its top producing mortgage loan originators for 2017 by inducting her into the President’s Club.

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Gwen Greenup, Alaska USA Mortgage Company

Alaska USA Mortgage Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of Alaska USA Federal Credit Union, Anchorage, Alaska, recognized Gwen Greenup of Wasilla, Alaska, as one of its top producing mortgage loan originators for 2017 by inducting her into the President’s Club.

Jeff Standford, Alaska USA Mortgage Company

Alaska USA Mortgage Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of Alaska USA Federal Credit Union, Anchorage, Alaska, recognized Jeff Stanford of Anchorage, Alaska, as one of its top producing mortgage loan originators for 2017 by inducting him into the President’s Club.

Scott Posey, Sikorsky CU

Sikorsky Credit Union, Stratford, Conn., appointed Scott Posey as senior vice president and chief information officer.

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Sven Leander, Financial Center First CU

Financial Center First Credit Union, Indianapolis, said its chief operations officer, Sven Leander, was elected to the Credit Union Centers’ board of directors.

Lauren Williams, CUNA

Lauren Williams has been named media relations manager for the Credit Union National Association.

Katie Ledtje, Veridian CU

Veridian Credit Union, Waterloo, Iowa, promoted Katie Ledtje to core systems analyst.

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Bryan Myers, Crane CU

Crane Credit Union, Odon, Ind., promoted Bryan Myers to senior vice president/chief operations officer.

Carolina Garcia, JetStream FCU

JetStream Federal Credit Union, Miami Lakes, Fla., promoted Carolina Garcia to accounting supervisor.