Elevations Credit Union promotes Elizabeth Million to Senior Vice President Mortgage Sales & adds three mortgage loan officers
BOULDER, CO (August 31, 2020) — Elevations Credit Union announces the promotion of Elizabeth Million to Senior Vice President Mortgage Sales. In addition, three Mortgage Loan Officers have joined Elevations: Carmen Hanagriff and Bill Rempelos in Denver, and Casey Kiser in Loveland.
Million leads the mortgage sales team at Elevations with the core principle to serve and support credit union members. Under her leadership, the team is recognized as the No. 1 credit union mortgage lender in Colorado, the No 1. mortgage lender in Boulder County, and a top three mortgage lender in Broomfield and Larimer counties. Mortgage team employees thrive with the assurance that everyone, from operations to sales, is valued for their contributions. In fact, 45% of her team’s Mortgage Loan Officers were recognized nationally as 2019 Top Originators by Scotsman Guide.
“In 2012, Elizabeth stepped into a leadership role on the mortgage sales team, and since then, she has recruited, trained and supported the stellar team in place, growing it from eight to nearly 80 employees,” stated Ray Lindley, Chief Operating Officer at Elevations. “Liz is a tremendous leader who is passionate about the future of mortgage lending at Elevations. We’re honored to have her on our team in this expanded role.”
Million’s team continues to grow, recently adding three Mortgage Loan Officers.
Hanagriff is a Denver native and proud to serve the community that she grew up in. Drawing on 12 years of experience in the banking industry, Hanagriff has a wealth of knowledge that helps her guide members through the home loan process. Her thorough approach includes taking time to cover the details of each transaction with her members, so they are confident and understand every step of the process. Hanagriff will be based at the Elevations Denver Mortgage Office, which opened in June at 7900 E. Union Ave., Suite 250.
Rempelos will also serve members from the new Denver Mortgage Office. Originally from Oregon, Rempelos moved to Colorado in 2012 to attend University of Colorado Colorado Springs. Having worked in many roles in the credit union industry, his wide knowledge of financial services helps him responsibly guide all of his members. Rempelos joined Elevations so he can provide the best mortgage option to each member he works with, tailored to the member’s unique situation.
To the north, Kiser will be based out of the Loveland Branch at 970 E Eisenhower Blvd. Originally from Chicago, Kiser moved to Loveland in 2009. She has worked in the banking industry since 2011 and has six years of mortgage experience as a processor and loan officer. Kiser takes a collaborative approach to serving her members, whether she’s helping them purchase their first home, buy their next home or brainstorm ways to use their home equity to reach their goals.
“We are excited to have Carmen, Bill and Casey join our growing team,” said Million. “Their passion for this industry and our members will help us continue to provide the best mortgage experience to homebuyers in the Northern Colorado and Denver metro communities.”
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 mortgage lender in Colorado. Founded in 1953 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 172,000 members, more than 600 employees and over $3 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 year after year. Learn more at elevationscu.com.