DATCU announces hiring of senior vice president of real estate

DENTON, TX (November 12, 2013) — DATCU, a leading full-service credit union, names Janice Sheppard as Senior Vice President of Real Estate.

Ms. Sheppard brings more than twenty five years of experience in the financial sector to her new position.  She joins DATCU from Southwest Airlines Federal Credit Union where she served the last twelve years as the Senior Vice President of Mortgage Lending and Compliance.

“Serving credit union members is my passion and DATCU has the team that knows what it means to really care!  I am thrilled to be a part of the DATCU family and look forward to supporting their continued success” said Sheppard.

Ms. Sheppard’s primary focus has been in consumer and home loan production, secondary marketing, servicing and loss mitigation, and compliance management. Her past professional achievements include President of the Texas Credit Union Real Estate Network, Chairman’s Achievement Award, and American Credit Union Mortgage Association Membership Award.

“We are very excited to have someone with Janice’s knowledge and expertise joining our executive team” stated Dale Kimble, CEO.  “We look forward to many years of continued growth and outstanding member service under her leadership.”

DATCU Credit Union, founded in 1936, is a full-service, member owned, not-for profit financial institution celebrating seventy-seven years of service in North Texas.  With a long-standing tradition of superior service and currently serving about 74,000 members, membership is open to anyone living or working in Denton, Cooke, Wise, Montague, or Clay Counties.  All are invited to take advantage of the products and services the credit union offers.  These include checking, savings, credit cards, loan products, investment products, and insurance.

To learn more about DATCU Credit Union or DATCU Real Estate services, visit or call 866-387-8585.

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