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Deanna Schutz Joins Redwood Credit Union’s Mortgage Lending Team

Mortgage Loan Officer Brings Extensive Local Financial Experience

Deanna SchutzSanta Rosa, Calif. – Redwood Credit Union (RCU) welcomes Deanna Schutz to the mortgage lending team as an external mortgage loan officer. With solid experience in the financial industry, Ms. Schutz will work closely with the local community to increase awareness of RCU’s home loan programs and guide prospective homebuyers toward loan options that will best fit their needs.

“Deanna has strong ties to the community and a keen understanding of mortgage lending,” says Diane Berthinier senior vice president of lending. “I’m confident her knowledge, skills, and experience will be a great fit for RCU and we’re excited to welcome her to the lending team.”

Previously, Ms. Schutz served as branch manager of First Community Bank in Santa Rosa, and assistant vice president, branch manager, operations manager, and utility branch officer for Summit State Bank in Santa Rosa. Currently she serves as a board member of Verity Sonoma County, and a member of both the Rotary Club of Santa Rosa, and the Santa Rosa Chamber of Commerce.

About Redwood Credit Union

Founded in 1950, Redwood Credit Union is a full-service financial institution providing personal and business banking to consumers and businesses in the North Bay and San Francisco. RCU offers complete financial services including checking and savings accounts, auto and home loans, credit cards, online and mobile banking, business services, commercial and SBA lending, wealth management and investment services, and more. The Credit Union also offers insurance and discount auto sales through their wholly-owned subsidiary. RCU has over $3.5 billion in assets and serves over 290,000 Members with full-service branches from San Francisco to Ukiah, more than 30,000 fee-free network ATMs nationwide, and free online and mobile banking. For more information, call 1 (800) 479-7928, visit, or follow RCU on Facebook at and Twitter at @Redwoodcu for news and updates.

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