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News Releases | April 5, 2017

UFCU Names Director of Retail Lending

Jim Brown

Austin, TEXAS, April 5, 2017 – University Federal Credit Union, Austin’s largest locally-owned financial institution, announced today the appointment of Jim Brown to director of retail lending.

In the newly created position, Brown will lead UFCU Consumer and Mortgage Services. He will direct retail lending operations and implement lending initiatives to meet Member needs, ensure continued loan portfolio growth, and maximize operational efficiency. He will direct and oversee all retail lending functions, including long-term strategy development, implementation, and oversight. Brown will also monitor and analyze local and national market conditions and recommend action as needed.

Brown has been with UFCU since 1989 and most recently, was senior manager of retail lending. He holds a bachelor’s degree in management from Texas A&M University. Brown’s experience at UFCU for nearly 30 nears has given him the unique experience to provide direction and guidance to retail lending senior management. He looks forward to providing leadership that will ensure the continued achievement of all lending initiatives.

About UFCU

With $2.1 billion in assets under management, UFCU serves over 220,000 Members in Central Texas and Galveston County with a variety of products, services, and education programs to meet the needs of Members in all phases of life. To learn more about UFCU products and services, visit UFCU.org.