DES MOINES, Iowa–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LenderClose, the fintech lending platform now used by more than 400 credit unions and banks, has added Jenny Vipperman to its board. Vipperman, Director of Lending for Florida-based VyStar Credit Union, brings 15 years of lending and financial services experience.
LenderClose, which recently received the prestigious Contemporary CUSO of the Year awarded by the National Association of Credit Union Service Organizations (NACUSO), completed a $10 million Series B funding round in 2021 and more than doubled the number of employees and officers in the past four years.
“Our growth objectives are aggressive, and this requires a set of experienced administrators who are highly sensitive to market conditions affecting borrowers, financial institutions and end users of our technology,” said LenderClose CEO and Founder, Omar Jordan. “Jenny’s perspective as a longtime lending professional who cares about the industry’s impact on borrowers certainly fits this bill. She shares our vision of transformational technology that enables better experiences.
In Vipperman’s current role, she leads strategy for VyStar’s entire loan portfolio, including home, consumer and commercial loans. She also directs the credit union’s service and portfolio management activities.
She works for several philanthropic organizations, including the National Credit Union Foundation, the Credit Union Development Program, the CMB Society of the Mortgage Bankers Association, the City of Jacksonville’s Kids Hope Alliance, and Zest AI, a lending fintech that works to make fair and transparent credit accessible to all.
“The industry needs fintech partners like LenderClose that enable the experiences borrowers and lenders expect,” Vipperman said. “My mission is to enable fast, fair, and automated lending solutions to promote inclusion, improve financial well-being, and help the underserved achieve generational wealth through homeownership. form of LenderClose fulfills that mission with a simple, automated solution that delivers the speed and efficiency borrowers deserve and credit unions need to deliver.I’m thrilled to be a part of this growing fintech.
About LenderClose, Inc.
LenderClose is a proprietary, technology-driven lending platform that injects speed and efficiency into the lending process, dramatically improving the borrowing experience. Based in Des Moines, Iowa, the fast-growing company is focused on helping credit unions and community banks continue to lend locally through innovative workflows and process automation. Obsessed with the end-user experience, LenderClose developers work closely with client users to continuously iterate the platform, generating sleek interactions for lenders and borrowers throughout the lending journey. To learn more, visit lenderclose.com.