Six from Elevations Credit Union ranked in nation’s top mortgage Originators

FORT COLLINS, CO (April 1, 2016) — Elevations Credit Union is pleased to announce that Ian Bennett, Lauri Larson, Greg Roller, Michael Roth, Aaron Staufer and Cameron White-Ford (left to right, below) are ranked as Scotsman Guide 2015 Top Originators.

In the Top Dollar Volume category, Bennett was ranked #348 and Larson was ranked #381. Roller was ranked #237 in Most Loans Closed and #280 in Top Dollar Volume. Roth was ranked #190 in Most Loans Closed and #271 in Top Dollar Volume. Staufer was ranked #276 in Most Loans Closed and #429 in Top Dollar Volume. White-Ford was ranked #24 in Top HELOC Volume, #135 in Most Loans Closed and #161 in Top Dollar Volume.

Scotsman Guide, the leading resource for mortgage originators, released its seventh annual Top Originators rankings on April 1. The list, which ranks the nation’s top mortgage producers, appears in Scotsman Guide’s April 2016 residential edition, and the rankings are available online at

Elevations Credit Union originators were ranked among entries from more than 2,400 mortgage professionals across the country. To be eligible for initial consideration in Scotsman Guide’s Top Originators rankings, originators must have had at least $40 million in loan volume or 100 closed home loans for the 2015 calendar year. After receiving submissions, Scotsman Guide required written verification of top entrants’ volume data from a certified public accountant, the chief financial officer at the originator’s company or a similar source.

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About Elevations Credit Union

Elevations Credit Union is a member-owned not-for-profit financial institution serving Colorado’s Front Range. Elevations provides a broad portfolio of financial products and services including checking and savings accounts, mortgage loans, credit cards, auto loans, home equity lines of credit, student loans, business loans and financial planning. Founded in 1953 as the U of C Federal Credit Union in Boulder, Elevations has grown from 12 members and less than $100 in assets to an institution with more than 125,000 members that manages more than $1.9 billion in assets and is the No. 1 credit union mortgage lender in Colorado. In 2014, Elevations earned the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. In 2015 and 2016, Elevations was named one of the Best Companies to Work for in Colorado in the large company category. Readers of local newspapers name Elevations “Best Bank/Financial Institution,” “Best Mortgage Lender” and “Best Customer Service” year after year. To learn more, visit


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