Arbor welcomes Scott Petersen to the Arbor Financial Team!

KALAMAZOO, MI (May 23, 2023) — Arbor Financial Credit Union is pleased to announce that Scott Petersen has joined the Commercial Lending team as a Senior Commercial Lender based out of the 9th Street location. Scott brings over 20 years of industry experience working for various regional lenders, including his own brokerage consulting firm for the commercial real estate, investment, and Small Business Administration (SBA) sectors. In addition, Scott is also a proud board member of 1 Million Cups, an organization that helps support the entrepreneurial community in
Southwest Michigan.

In his new role, Scott is responsible for both developing new relationships in and around Southwest Michigan as well as servicing a portfolio of existing credit union commercial members. He looks forward to helping small business owners achieve their goals and build their dreams through Arbor Financials products and services, combining those with his personalized approach to lending.

“We are excited that Scott has joined the Arbor Financial commercial team,” said Cullen McKinley, Vice President of Commercial Banking. “Scott is a great fit with Arbor. He brings a range of expertise for our commercial clients, plus he has personally expressed an appreciation for and synergy with Arbor’s core values of working together, doing the right thing, and having fun”.

When not in the office, Scott can be found spending time with family and exploring our beautiful state.

About Arbor Financial Credit Union

Founded in 1935, Arbor Financial Credit Union’s purpose is to grow the financial well-being of our members. Offering a full range of  financial services for personal, mortgage, and business accounts, Arbor continues to experience rapid growth and has now  exceeded $972 million in assets, and more than 46,745 members throughout Michigan. Visit to learn how you can GET  MORE with Arbor.


Michaela Tuttle
Marketing Specialist
1551 South 9th Street
Kalamazoo MI 49009
t: 269.544.3404

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