Dover Federal, here for local businesses

DOVER, DE (April 7, 2015) — Dover Federal Credit Union is proud to introduce their Business Services Team. Their Business Services Division offers a unique hands on approach to Business finances, led by our Vice President of Business Services, Lynne Schaefer. With over 20 years of diverse banking experience and expertise in commercial lending, business development, compliance and more, Lynne is a valuable asset to both the Dover Federal Leadership team and Business Services. Her dedication both to the community and its businesses is the driving force behind the success of the Business Service division. “At Dover Federal, small businesses and supporting our local community is something we take to heart. Being a credit union, Dover Federal has a solid foundation of the credit union difference and people helping people. We understand that running a business today can be overwhelming and stressful, our team is here to support you every step of the way. Our business services team are seasoned professionals with decades of experience in our local community and financial services” said David Clendaniel, Dover Federal’s President and CEO.

If you ask Lynne and her team what they do, they’ll say “make dreams come true”. When speaking to any of the team members, it is evident just how passionate they are about what they do and the people they serve. “We give business owners the opportunity and resources for their business to materialize, develop and grow, so they can succeed” said Mrs. Schaefer. “Helping businesses succeed enhances our community. When looking at the big picture, businesses are our prime revenue generators and employers in our community; without businesses, taxpayers would not enjoy many of the benefits of living here. On a smaller and more personal scale, I love to support the small business owners in achieving their goals, after all they are the backbone of our community.” When meeting with Dover Federal Business Services, you know immediately that they are in your corner.

The Business Services team is passionate about small business owners and serving them. The impact of our local businesses on our local economy is tremendous and vital to their success. The Dover Federal Business Services team includes Debbie Bather, Business Services Manager; Amy Reville, Senior Credit Analyst, and Mary Ann Emig, Administrative Assistant. Their many years of experience and diverse expertise make them an invaluable asset to our community and the businesses they serve. Dover Federal provides tailored products and services to meet the needs of our local businesses, offering Business Deposit products to a variety of Commercial Lending products, which can include partnering with government entities, such as Delaware Economic Development Office (DEDO), Small Business Administration (SBA), and United State Department of Agriculture (USDA). Many of these resources and information can be found on the Business Resource page on Dover Federal’s website, Making dreams come true, one business at time.

Local People, Local Decisions, Your Local Business.

Dover Federal Credit Union

First chartered in 1958, Dover Federal Credit Union is the largest credit union in the state of Delaware, with a membership of over 40,000. Dover Federal has offices in Smyrna, New Castle, Milford, and Dover, including one at Dover Air Force Base. Dover Federal proudly serves the military and Delaware families, businesses and you. More information can be found on Dover Federal’s website, at or by calling 302.678.8000

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