Land Of Lincoln Credit Union (LLCU) promotes Jeff Drake to Mortgage Loan Manager

DECATUR, IL (December 13, 2021) — Land of Lincoln Credit Union (LLCU) is pleased to announce the promotion of Jeff Drake to Mortgage Loan Manager. Drake has been an employee of LLCU for eight years, serving as a Consumer Loan Officer and Mortgage Loan Officer. Prior to working at LLCU, Drake earned his BA & MA from Eastern Illinois University.

“Jeff possesses a wealth of knowledge in the mortgage lending arena,” stated Howard Martin, LLCU Chief Lending Officer. “Additionally, he is resourceful, helpful and incredibly motivated. This combination is exactly what we need in a leader for the LLCU Mortgage Lending Department in order to take our member service to the next level.”

“We have an incredible team of Mortgage Lenders and Loan Processors here at LLCU,” stated Jeff Drake. “I am beyond humbled to be selected to lead this team to an even greater level of service, a level that will put so many people in the home of their dreams through LLCU lending.”

Drake will work out of the Mattoon, IL branch located at 720 Broadway Avenue, but will oversee all Mortgage Lending and Processing Staff throughout the entire LLCU 27-county service area.

Jeff Drake,

About Land of Lincoln Credit Union

Land of Lincoln Credit Union was founded in 1947. As a full-service financial institution, LLCU serves nearly 35,000 members. Membership in LLCU is open to anyone who lives or works in 28 Illinois counties and their immediate family members. Land of Lincoln Credit Union offers 15 convenient locations in 10 cities to best serve the needs of its membership. As a part of the CO OP shared branching network, members also have access to over 5,000 branches and 30,000 ATM locations nationwide. For more information, visit us online at


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