Our Team

Team LSCI with Mickey

 

A. Rex Johnson

Owner/Founder of Lending Solutions Consulting, Inc. (LSCI)

A. Rex Johnson is a leading expert within the credit union and consumer lending industries. He has authored four best selling books plus eight videos. Rex is the former CEO and first employee of Baxter Credit Union, Deerfield, Illinois. During his 12-year leadership, the credit union grew to $300...

David Johnson

EVP, COO

David has been with LSCI since January of 2003. As the EVP, COO David oversees the day to day operations of LSCI. David also handles all the elements of www.rexcuadvice.com.  Prior to joining the LSCI team David was an Executive Account Manager for CDW Computer Centers in Vernon Hills, IL....

Ed Swanson

Vice President, Consultant

Ed Swanson is a Vice President/Consultant at Lending Solutions Consulting in Elgin, IL. He is a 34 year veteran of the financial services industry and a 31 year veteran of the credit union industry. He has spoken for over 45 Credit Union Leagues throughout the country on a variety of lending and...

Karin Brown-Purtell

Vice President, Collections Consultant

Karin joined the LSCI team in February of 2006 and comes to us with 29 years of collection and fraud management experience. Prior to joining LSCI Karin worked for three of the nation's larger credit unions, Baxter, Alliant (formerly known as United Airlines Credit Union) and most recently...

Jack Kelly

Vice President, Consultant

Jack Kelly joined the Lending Solutions Consulting, Inc. team in 2009 with 27 years of experience in sales and sales management in the luxury travel goods and business accessories industry.  Jack's career started with industry leader Hartmann Luggage where he won...

Bob Schroeder

Vice President, Consultant

Bob Schroeder, Vice President / Consultant of LSCI began his thirty plus year credit union career in collections before moving on to lending.  He has eleven years experience with two of the largest credit unions in the country, rising to the level of Vice President of Credit.   He...

Lorrie Wohlfeil

Vice President, Sales and Business Development

Lorrie Wohlfeil is one of the most senior employees at LSCI having begun her career in August, 1995. Lorrie leads all aspects of sales, marketing, and business development for the company. She also spends quite a bit of time on-the-road each month working directly with our credit union clients. In...

Valerie Lentz

AVP, Operations

Valerie Lentz began her career with LSCI in October 1997. Prior to that, she was Manager of Training at LSCI’s sister company, Lending Solutions Incorporated. During that time, she engaged in Reflection Training and Mystery Shop calls where she tested and trained frontline staff on risk-based...

Tracy Bruce

AVP, Finance/Professional Development

Tracy began her career with LSCI in January of 2000. As AVP of Finance/Professional Development, Tracy oversees all aspects of the University of Lending. Additionally Tracy coordinates the set up of all the "road schools". Prior to working for LSCI Tracy worked in the recreation...

Scot Vackar

Director, Sales

Scot joined the LSCI team in April 2014 and comes to us with over 29 years of credit union experience in Business Development, Lending, and Branch Operations.  Prior to joining LSCI, he worked at Baxter Credit Union for 15 years and most recently held the position of Manager of Business...

Bill Hultstrand

Director, Business Development

As director of business development, Bill oversees the marketing operations for LSCI, promoting all University of Lending schools and other services. In addtion, he works alongside our sales and operations teams to support our core business functions. Prior to LSCI, Bill worked for Lending...

Rebecca Schmiegelt

Loan Analyst

Rebecca (Becki) Schmiegelt has worked at LSI Consulting since May of 2015. Prior to her time here, she spent 3 years at Corporate America Family Credit Union as a Business Development Officer. She also has experience in the collections and card services areas of a major national bank. She...

Tiffiny John

Loan Analyst

Tiffiny John has worked with credit unions for over 20 years. She started her career at Lending Solutions, Inc. (LSI) as a loan officer. She quickly moved up the ranks to a supervisory role, eventually earning the title of Director, Underwriter & Loan Operations, where she oversaw a 200+ seat...

Jennifer Wollard

Administration

Jennifer started with LSCI in August of 2013.  In addition to livening up the office, Jennifer assists with day-to-day operations: HYLS, portfolio analyses and our University of Lending classes throughout the year.  She has her degree in Business Administration. To get in touch with...