Lake Michigan Credit Union Hires Lee Freeman as Mortgage Loan Originator for Saginaw Office


GRAND RAPIDS, MI. (April 3, 2018) – Lake Michigan Credit Union (LMCU) is pleased to welcome Lee Freeman to its team as a mortgage loan originator for its Saginaw, Michigan mortgage office.

Freeman graduated in 1995 from Ferris State University with a bachelor’s degree in finance. He gained over eight years of mortgage lending experience with Ross Mortgage and GMAC Mortgage before joining LMCU. Freeman and considers rural development loans and working with self-employed borrowers as particular specialties. He reports directly to LMCU Vice President of Regional Mortgage Production-Saginaw, Pat Rokosz, and will focus on the mid-Michigan market and new construction lending.

Freeman is enthusiastic about his fresh career challenge. “Transparency and communication throughout the entire process are the keys to a great customer experience. At Lake Michigan Credit Union, everything is all about our members. And that is how it should be. We have the tools, products and expertise to handle virtually any mortgage need. This is a great career match for me.”

Freeman lives in Frankenmuth, Michigan, coaches youth basketball, and enjoys golf and family time.

Lake Michigan Credit Union was recently named the best banking institution in Michigan by Money Magazine. Founded in 1933, LMCU is the largest credit union in Michigan, with over 400,000 members. Employing a staff of over 1,200, LMCU’s assets exceed $5.5 billion, with a mortgage serviced portfolio of over $9 billion. LMCU now has 47 convenient branch locations overall, including four in southwest Florida – Bonita Springs, Fort Myers and two branches in Naples. LMCU members have access to over 55,000 AllPoint ATMs worldwide. LMCU provides a full-range of financial services, from high interest-bearing checking accounts to personal loans, mortgages, investments and commercial banking. To find out more, please visit www.lmcu.org.