Before relocating to Chittenden County, Danielle was born and raised in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont. It was there that she established her appreciation for the charms and natural beauty of the state. She loves to explore and experience everything Vermont has to offer, from hiking to the abundant and ever-growing artisan dining and craft goods!
Danielle has committed her entire professional career to NEFCU. Starting in 2004, she has attained experience in every step of the mortgage lending process. Using her experience to lead homebuyers to the right product for their need brings her a great deal of fulfillment, but she is most impassioned by the relationships that she builds with buyers. She is driven to assure that members have the best possible lending experience as they achieve their home buying dreams.
Annie has been in the financial services industry since 2001, and with NEFCU since 2003. She has worked in almost all facets of the Credit Union and possesses strong knowledge of the Credit Union’s products, services, and philosophy. Annie prides herself in making the loan experience easy, quick and pleasant. Member service is her top priority. Annie is a native Vermonter and understands the importance of local servicing. She believes that education is a very important piece in the home buying process and enjoys educating members on the steps involved to achieve the ultimate goal of home ownership. She enjoys the mortgage experience as a whole—whether working with past members, first time homebuyers, or new faces.
Sara is passionate about home ownership and helping NEFCU members find the right financing for their home. A veteran loan officer, she entered the financial industry in 2001 and joined the NEFCU team in 2003. Sara specializes in listening to individual needs and developing personalized mortgage solutions. She enjoys seeing members leave her office confident in the mortgage choices they have made.
A native Vermonter, Sara grew up in Essex and graduated from the University of Colorado with a major in Communications. She enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter, hiking, sports (especially hockey!), traveling, and reading.
Christine has been with NEFCU since 2006. Over those years she has worked in many areas of the Credit Union. Christine understands the complexity of buying a home and enjoys working with members to help them understand the mortgage process. She takes pride in providing the support that each member may need in order to achieve their homeownership goals.
Christine has called Essex her home since 1995. She and her husband are proud to raise their daughter and two sons in the Essex community. She is an avid football and baseball fan and enjoys the great outdoors. Her greatest joy comes from spending time with her family and her dogs.
Pete is a veteran loan officer who has spent the last 21 years in the mortgage lending business. In addition, he has more than 20 years of experience in financial services and credit management. This well-rounded background gives Pete unique insight into helping clients navigate the mortgage process. Whether it’s a first time homebuyer or a seasoned homeowner, Pete listens to members’ individual needs to find the right mortgage. This personalized service is the reason why Pete has so many repeat customers and receives so many referrals.
Originally from Philadelphia, Pete, his wife, and three children have called Vermont home since 1992. He is an active member of the Vermont Mortgage Bankers Association and an affiliate of the Northwestern Vermont Board of REALTORS®.
Abbie has committed her entire professional career to NEFCU. Since 2009, she has worked in many areas of the Credit Union and steps of the mortgage lending process. This experience provides a strong depth of knowledge of the products and services available, which Abbie proudly uses to help her borrowers find the best fit for their needs and goals. She strives to make sure the lending experience for her members is the best possible by providing clear explanations and individualized support.
Abbie is a lifelong Vermont resident. She grew up in Essex and currently lives in Jericho with her husband and two young children. She enjoys exploring the great outdoors (especially biking), watching college basketball, cooking, and relaxing at home with her family. She is actively involved in the Vermont Mortgage Bankers Association, currently serving as Vice President.
Mike has been with NEFCU since 2014. In his time with the Credit Union he has assisted members with their financial needs providing a personalized experience unique to each member. Mike takes pride in helping borrowers achieve their home buying goals by educating them about the mortgage process, which gives the members the knowledge to make the decision best for them.
Mike was born and raised in Colchester, Vermont and graduated from the University of Vermont with a degree in Education. He enjoys outdoor activities including golf, hiking, and kayaking, as well as spending time with his family and friends.
Marty has been with NEFCU since 2016. While working in the mortgage department, he has held several different positions which provides him a unique perspective in understanding the needs of each member. Marty takes pride in helping borrowers navigate the home buying process with an enthusiastic, genuine, positive approach. By educating and guiding members through the steps of home buying, he can help them make the best choice to fit their needs.
Marty was born and raised in Vermont and graduated from Castleton University with a degree in History. He is an avid fisherman and hockey fan. When he’s not working with his members, you’ll find Marty on the water or watching his beloved Boston Bruins.
Since joining the NEFCU mortgage team in 2012, Julia has gained first-hand knowledge guiding members through each stage of the mortgage process; from the very first phone call, all the way through to the closing table. Dedicated and detail-oriented, Julia takes the time to hear each member’s individual goals in order to help them find the right option to fit their needs. Whether it’s a purchase or a refinance of a property already owned, Julia prides herself in making the process as seamless as possible.
Julia is a native Vermonter and UVM graduate and enjoys spending time with her husband and three sons. Her hobbies include various arts & crafts, reading, watching a good movie/series, and playing the occasional video game with her boys.
Jennifer joined NEFCU’s mortgage team in 2018 and has worked in the financial industry for over ten years. She has worked in multiple capacities within the mortgage process and her experience allows her to create seamless transactions for her members. Jennifer enjoys assisting her borrowers in understanding their options when making decisions to meet their mortgage goals. Helping to make them feel at ease while navigating the loan process is her top priority.
Jennifer is a native Vermonter and Champlain College graduate. She currently resides in Essex with her husband and son. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, and creating custom cakes and treats. Jennifer is an auxiliary member of the Essex Junction Fire Department and a member of the Essex Junction Firefighters Association.
Kara has been helping people reach their goals of homeownership since 2013. She worked as a real estate agent for many years before becoming a Mortgage Loan Officer. Using her degree from University of Vermont in Education and a concentration in Mathematics, Kara can help educate members on the ever-changing process of mortgage financing. She takes the time to learn about a member’s needs and goals, explain the mortgage process, and go over options available to best suit their needs.
Kara is a native Vermonter. She lives in Colchester with her husband and three children. In her free time, she enjoys baking, traveling with her family and playing outside with her children.