Denise Ryder joins Arbor Financial as Mortgage Loan Originator

KALAMAZOO, MI – Arbor Financial Credit Union is happy to announce the addition of Denise Ryder as a Mortgage Loan Originator who will be serving the Three Rivers and Portage Road branch locations.

Ryder brings over 20 years of experience in the financial industry; and, for the last five years, she has focused solely on mortgage lending where she is passionate about helping people achieve the dream of homeownership.

One of the things Ryder loves is working with first-time homebuyers. She states that she finds it rewarding to help prospective homeowners secure the financing they need for a new home, or to help members refinance and save money with today’s low rates.

“We are pleased that Denise has joined our team and will be serving our members in the Three Rivers and Portage locations. Denise places a high value on sharing knowledge throughout the mortgage process so that all questions are answered, and people know what to expect. Member satisfaction is our top priority, and Denise is a great addition to our local team of experts who are there throughout the process,” says Susan Weir, Vice President of Mortgage Lending.

A Spring Arbor University alumna, Ryder values life-long learning and continues her education. She previously served on the Professional Development Committee for the Greater Kalamazoo Association of REALTORS (GKAR).

Ryder is a resident of Southwest Michigan and loves spending time with her family, traveling and golfing throughout beautiful Michigan in her free time.

Founded in 1935, Arbor Financial Credit Union’s purpose is to help members grow and achieve their dreams through innovative financial solutions. Offering a full range of financial services for personal, mortgage and business accounts, Arbor continues to experience rapid growth and has now exceeded $796 million in assets, and more than 43,000 members throughout Michigan. Arbor Financial has received the Better Business Bureau Torch Award Winner for Ethics, and has also been recognized as one of the ‘Best and Brightest Places to Work’ both locally and nationally. Visit to learn more.

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Arbor Financial Credit Union HQ
1551 South 9th Street | Kalamazoo, MI 49009 | T: 269.375.6702 |
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