Lake Michigan Credit Union Hires Denise Staffeld as Mortgage Loan Officer for Livonia, Michigan


Livonia, MI. (October 19, 2018)–Lake Michigan Credit Union (LMCU) is pleased to announce the hiring of Denise Staffeld as Mortgage Loan Officer for its Livonia, Michigan home mortgage office. She reports directly to LMCU’s Vice President of Regional Mortgage Production, Jason Ryba, and will be serving the Livonia market.

Staffeld attended Henry Ford Community College in Dearborn, Michigan. She comes to LMCU with over 28 years of residential lending experience. Previous positions include Mortgage Loan Officer and Vice President at the Bank of Ann Arbor, Mortgage Loan Officer and Bank Officer at Huntington National Bank, and Mortgage Loan Officer and Assistant Vice President at Franklin Bank. She’s been involved with numerous professional groups, including Canton Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Spotlight Players Board of Directors, Ann Arbor Board of Realtors, Livonia Chamber of Commerce, the American Cancer Society Leadership Team, the Women’s Council of Realtors, and Chicks for Charity. Currently, Staffeld co-chairs the Relay for Life of Canton–Plymouth. She’s also an instructor for First Time Buyer courses, a graduate of Leadership Canton, and was selected as the 2017 Volunteer of the Year by the Canton Chamber.

Ryba is excited to have Staffeld join his team, “Denise brings with her a wealth of knowledge in the mortgage industry. Her involvement with so many community organizations aligns perfectly with Lake Michigan Credit Union’s culture.”

Staffeld said, “I joined Lake Michigan Credit Union because of their strong reputation within the lending business. Frankly, LMCU offers the best mortgage products I’ve ever seen, low fees, fantastic customer service, and low rates. How could I NOT join this team in order to provide these products and services to my clients, realtors, and builders?”

When she’s not in the office, you can find Staffeld spending time with her husband and daughter, or up on stage performing in the local theatre or choir.

Denise is originally from Detroit, and has lived in Canton, Michigan for the past 27 years.

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 418,000 members. Employing a staff of over 1,200, LMCU’s assets exceed $5.8 billion, with a mortgage serviced portfolio of over $10 billion. LMCU now has 53 convenient branch locations overall, including ten in southwest Florida. 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.