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Meet the Greater Commercial Lending Team

At GCL, our commercial lending experts are dedicated to helping you find the best solutions for your ongoing funding needs. We know time is precious, so quick loan decisions, and fast, convenient services are just a few of the things we provide so your business can run - and grow - as efficiently as possible.

Jeremy Giplin

Jeremy Gilpin

Executive Vice President of Greater Commercial Lending

24 years of banking experience with 20 years of providing guaranteed lending through USDA B & I, REAP, FSA, USDA 9003, and SBA. Mr. Gilpin has closed and serviced over $900 million in USDA Business and Industry, REAP, and IRP RLF loans over the past 20 years mainly from the North West Region most recently as a Credit Administrator for the oldest community bank in the state of Washington. Previously Mr. Gilpin provided USDA and SBA loan services for banks in the Mid-West. Mr. Gilpin currently sits as the Chairperson for The National Rural Lenders Association, an association that works directly with the USDA national directors as well as political leaders to ensure that financing options remain viable and available to rural communities.

Lisa Siesennop

Lisa Siesennop

Senior Government Lending Relationship Manager

For the past 10 years, Lisa worked for USDA Rural Development, focused on business and renewable energy guaranteed lending. She worked in the both the National Office (Washington, DC) and the Oregon State Office (Portland, OR). Prior to USDA, Lisa worked at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Colorado (Golden, CO) for two years, focused on transferring renewable energy technologies from the development phase to the commercial implementation phase. Lisa has a BA in English Literature and a MBA in Finance and Accounting.

Greg McKay

Greg McKay

Government Lending Relationship Officer

As a Government Lending Relationship Officer, Greg works directly with borrowers and business partners to facilitate the delivery of government guaranteed commercial lending solutions. Prior to joining Greater Nevada Credit Union’s Commercial Lending Group, he managed the production, underwriting and business development activities for Nevada State Development Corporation's Reno Office (NSDC). Greg also has more than 5 years of commercial credit underwriting experience and more than 11 years of experience in the Consumer Banking Industry.

Jesse Hartford

Jesse J. Hartford

Government Lending Relationship Officer

Jesse has 17 years of lending experience with over 4 years of commercial lending experience. Jesse has Extensive experience in process improvement including completion of a Six Sigma Green-Belt project. Jesse has completed over 300 hours of commercial lending training, including credit-union specific industry training. As an experienced credit specialist Mr. Hartford has analyzed and provided annual reviews for several types of guaranteed loan programs including USDA and SBA.

Tracy Reitnauer

Tracy Reitnauer

Commercial Servicing and Documentation Manager

Tracy has over 22 years of banking experience previously as the Vice President of Loan Documentation for PNC Bank in Virginia. Tracy has experience with servicing all guaranteed loan types including servicing USDA loans sold on the secondary market.

Shalla Murrill

Shalla Murrill

Private Business Analyst

Shalla has over 23 years’ experience in commercial and government guaranteed lending (SBA 7a, SBA Express, 504 and USDA), packaging, documenting, closing and servicing loans. Shalla is also knowledgeable with the SBA Export Program. Extensive experience in construction, specializing in financing for CRE purchases, business acquisitions, expansions, tenant improvements, equipment purchases, debt refinance, stock purchases, asset purchases, start- up businesses and lines of credit. Helping agriculture, retail and service based business throughout Nevada.

Claudia Hill

Senior Commercial Loan Servicing Specialist

Claudia has over 37 years of commercial banking experience primarily in commercial lending. Claudia’s experience in commercial lending includes Commercial Real Estate, Construction, Residential Development, Business Equipment, Tenant Improvement and SBA Lending. Claudia started her career as an Accounting Clerk in Houston, TX and has held positions of Lending Assistant/Loan Processor, Special Assets Administrator and Manager of a Loan Operations Department.

Bud Snoke

Commercial Loan Servicing Specialist

Bud has 5 years of financial institution experience with 2 years focused on Commercial Loans. His experience includes billing, inter-institutional relations, and documentation.

Emily Andrea

Commercial Loan File Coordinator

Emily has nearly a year of credit union experience as a previous teller, as well as working with business members and their accounts.