Elevations Credit Union expands mortgage and business banking teams in Denver Metro, Boulder and Longmont

BOULDER, CO (April 23, 2019) — Elevations Credit Union announces the addition of three industry-leading Mortgage Loan Officers – Rick DeMario, Laurie Mead and Bryant Pryor – and Business Banker Naomi Perez to their expanding team.

Serving the North Denver Metro market, Rick DeMario brings over 20 years of experience in the mortgage industry to Elevations. His vast experience allows him to provide his clients with the best service no matter their situation.

Laurie Mead joins Elevations after years of experience as a mortgage banker, a Real Estate Associate Broker, a real estate investor, a landlord and a securities trader. She enjoys working with clients purchasing first homes to dream homes to income properties, and strives to build lifelong relationships with clients. Mead serves the Boulder County market.

Bryant Pryor has been in the mortgage industry for more than 15 years. His tenure provides him with the insight to make dreams of homeownership a reality, and he is dedicated to helping his clients make the most informed decisions based on personal financial plans and life goals. Pryor serves the Denver Metro area, including Aurora, Centennial and Parker.

“It’s an exciting time at Elevations as we continue to grow our mortgage team, allowing us to better serve the Boulder market, while also expanding in the Denver Metro area,” said Elizabeth Million, Elevations Vice President of Mortgage Lending. “Our three new mortgage loan officers are a crucial component as we continue to provide the best service to our members.”

DeMario, Mead and Pryor are based at Elevations’ new mortgage office at 1 Environmental Way in Broomfield.

Meanwhile, Naomi Perez has joined the Elevations Business Banking team in Longmont. Perez has served business owners, including Spanish-speakers, and their banking needs for over a decade. She specializes in business and commercial lending, treasury management and portfolio management. Perez is based at the Elevations Longmont Main Branch.

“Adding Naomi to our team allows us to better support businesses in the Longmont area,” said Ken Bauer, VP of Business Lending. “Her experience allows her to provide excellent service to our members and the communities she serves.”

Left to right: Mortgage Loan Officers Rick DeMario, Laurie Mead and Bryant Pryor; Business Banker Naomi Perez

About Elevations Credit Union

Elevations Credit Union empowers its members and the communities it serves along Colorado’s  Front Range with financial solutions and education. In addition to offering a broad portfolio of  consumer and business banking services, Elevations is the No. 1 credit union residential  mortgage lender in Colorado. Founded in 1952 as the U. of C. Federal Credit Union in Boulder,  the organization has grown from 12 members and less than $100 in assets to over 176,000  members, more than 580 local employees and over $3.4 billion in assets. Elevations became a  two-time recipient of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in 2020 and first received the  award in 2014. The credit union also earns local awards along Colorado’s Front Range for Best  Bank, Best Mortgage Lender, and Best Customer Service. Elevations was also an inaugural  winner in Denver Business Journal’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Awards. Learn more at


Kathleen Martin
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