Chief Lending Officer
With fervent gusto, Laurel leads the Small Business Administration 504 loan production, closing, and servicing teams as Chief Lending Officer. She’s an undying enthusiast when it comes to supporting Colorado Lending Source’s mission whether she is working in the office, volunteering for various organizations, or spending time with her family.
Laurel’s impact on Colorado’s economy since she joined the team in 2008 has been far reaching! Specifically, she has assisted in the approval of over 1,400 SBA 504 loans, which created more than 10,000 jobs and injected over $2 billion into the economy.
More on Laurel’s story…
What is your spirit animal?
“I don't have a spirit animal, but Ina Garten is my spirit Food Network host. She is gracious, warm, an entrepreneur and makes crazy good brownies. She embodies everything I try to be!”
What is something most people don’t know about you?
"My first job was in a cherry orchard. I swamped cherries, which means I transferred the cherries from the bins to the tractor. It was a great summer job I got to do with my best friend and had toned arms by the end.”
How would you describe yourself in one sentence?
“Happily figuring it out as I go.”