Vinton County National Bank

Lenders

Choosing a lender should not be difficult! All of our lenders are experienced mortgage originators and can guide you through the process from start to finish, making it as easy as possible for you. Select the county nearest to where you reside to find an experienced mortgage lender near you.
     
Have a specific lender in mind? No problem! All of our lenders are capable of making loans in all of our market areas. So, feel free to contact them directly, no matter the county in which you reside.

To see a full list of counties in which we lend, click here.

Fairfield County
Lori D. Cramer, VP, Retail Lender

NMLS# 493909
Specialty: Mortgage loans of all types including conventional, VA, FHA, USDA Rural Housing. Special purpose loans that include new construction, rehab, investment properties and bridge financing.
Email: Lori.cramer@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 1971 West Fair Ave. Lancaster, OH
Phone: 740.687.3940
Fax: 740.687.3947

“I honestly consider it a privilege to be involved in one of the biggest loans in most people’s lives and knowing that my efforts have helped someone is very rewarding. I truly enjoy what I do and am grateful for my many resources that help me put people into homes.”

Kathryn A. Cooper, AVP, Retail Lender

NMLS# 512250
Specialty: Mortgage loans
Email: Kathryn.cooper@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 119 West Main St. Bremen, OH
Phone: 740.569.4121
Fax: 740.569.7536

“Whether you are purchasing your first home, refinancing your existing home or building the home of your dreams, I can offer 30+ years of experience to smooth the way.”

Donna Kopis, VP, Retail Lender

NMLS# 512263
Specialty: Construction, land, FHA, VA, home equity lines of credit and conventional loans
Email: Donna.kopis@vintoncountybank.com
Phone: 740.687.3920
Fax: 740.654.2377

“I consider it a privilege to assist in your financial goals and to help you achieve your dream of homeownership by providing a comfortable banking experience.”

Franklin County
Chad Meadows, VP, Mortgage Loan Originator

NMLS# 493950
Specialty: Construction and recreational land loans
Email: Chad.meadows@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 6360 Prentiss School Dr. Canal Winchester, OH
Phone: 614.834.4026 ext. 1514
Fax: 614.834.4030

“What I do is not just about providing the customer with a loan, it is about getting to know them, finding out their needs and providing them with exceptional service, comfortability and simplicity from start to finish.”

SAM PRICE, RETAIL LENDER

NMLS# 1172744
Specialty: Mortgage Loans
Email: Sam.price@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 2250 Stringtown Rd. Grove City, OH
Phone: 614.875.8700
Fax: 614.991.5284

"I love working with first time home-buyers and helping them through the learning experience that is buying their first home."

Hocking County
Brandon Cottrill, AVP, Senior Retail Lender

NMLS# 493828
Specialty: All facets of mortgage financing, including government programs, fixed rate and adjustable rate mortgages
Email: Brandon.cottrill@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 427 West Hunter St. Logan, OH
Phone: 740.380.9542
Fax: 740.380.0443

“My greatest joy comes from helping you realize your dream of homeownership.”

DOUGLAS R. DELONG, AVP, RETAIL LENDER

NMLS# 486229
Specialty: Mortgage Loans
Email: Doug.delong@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 18627 Main St. Laurelville, OH
Phone: 740.332.2421 ext. 2107
Fax: 740.332.1324

“Doug is an experienced, knowledgeable mortgage lender who cares about the well-being of his customers, both personally and professionally.”

Keith Hood, VP, Retail Lender

NMLS# 510222
Specialty: Mortgages, Auto and Commercial Loans
Email: Keith.hood@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 427 West Hunter St. Logan, OH
Phone: 740.380.9542 ext. 2105
Fax: 740.380.0443

“I enjoy helping people in the community realize their dreams of becoming homeowners.”

Julie Romine, Retail Banking Officer

NMLS# 198521
Specialty: Mortgage Loans
Email: Julie.romine@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 427 West Hunter St. Logan, OH
Phone: 740.380.9542
Fax: 740.380.0443

“I enjoy being able to guide home buyers through the process of understanding and obtaining credit. I want them to make informed decisions and know what is right for them.”

Sarah Young, Branch Manager

NMLS# 1375542
Specialty: Mortgage Loans
Email: Sarah.young@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 18627 Main St. Laurelville, OH
Phone: 740.332.2421 ext. 2102
Fax: 740.332.1324

“Mortgage loans can be confusing, that’s where I come in. I will make your home buying experience as stress-free and easy as possible. Whether you’re a first time home buyer or a seasoned buyer, I will make your experience one to remember.”

Jackson County
Fred Wright, VP, Retail Lender

NMLS# 512257
Specialty: All Mortgage loans
Email: Fred.wright@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 112 West Main St. McArthur, OH
Phone: 740.596.2525 ext. 2201
Fax: 740.596.2073

“I enjoy helping people make their dreams of homeownership a reality.”

Licking County
Matt Griggs, Retail Lender

NMLS# 573797
Specialty: Mortgages and vacant land/acreage lending
Email: Matt.griggs@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 700 Corylus Dr. Pataskala, OH
Phone: 740.964.5161
Fax: 740.964.5162

“My daily task is making your dreams become a reality.”

Larry Kretzmann, Retail Lender/Business Development Officer

NMLS# 512227
Specialty: Loans to fit your needs
Email: Larry.kretzmann@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 700 Corylus Dr. Pataskala, OH
Phone: 740.964.5161
Fax: 740.964.5162

“For 35 years and over 400 million in lending, with your needs in mind; first call Larry.”

Pickaway County
TOM OYER, AVP, RETAIL LENDER

NMLS# 1100634
Specialty: Finding the type of mortgage that works best for my customers
Email: Tom.oyer@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 120 South Court Street, Circleville, OH
Phone: 740.474.2799 ext. 1227
Fax: 740.477.6240

“From application to closing, I’ll be there to answer your questions and walk you through the entire loan process.”

SAM PRICE, RETAIL LENDER

NMLS# 1172744
Specialty: Mortgage Loans
Email: Sam.price@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 2250 Stringtown Rd. Grove City, OH
Phone: 614.875.8700
Fax: 614.991.5284

"I love working with first time home-buyers and helping them through the learning experience that is buying their first home."

Ross County
Andrea Elliott, VP, Lending

NMLS# 493959
Specialty: Mortgage loans of all types including conventional, VA, FHA, new construction, vacant land and lot loans.
Email: Andrea.elliott@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 775 Western Ave. Chillicothe, OH
Phone: 740.774.4444 ext. 3225
Fax: 740.772.4335

“When feeling frustrated and overwhelmed with lending situations you don't fully understand, I can help explain what is going on as well as help you stay informed throughout the entire process of getting a loan.”

R. Elaine Prater, AVP, Retail Banking Officer, Branch Manager

NNMLS# 486252
Specialty: Mortgage Loans
Email: Elaine.prater@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 206 Church St. Richmond Dale, OH
Phone: 740.884.4445 ext. 3108
Fax: 740.884.4448

“Because I live and work in the same community, I gain a great deal of satisfaction in helping our customers, new and existing, meet their financial goals and needs.”

JASON WEAVER, AVP, SENIOR RETAIL LENDER

NMLS# 493822
Specialty: Construction, rehabilitation, fixed rate, home equity
Email: Jason.weaver@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 222 East Main St. Chillicothe, OH
Phone: 740.774.4444 ext. 3113
Fax: 740.772.4396

“My goal is to make the mortgage loan process feel smooth and fast for the borrower. I feel fortunate to be able to assist individuals in realizing the dream of owning their perfect home.”

AMANDA BLAKEMAN, RETAIL LENDER

NMLS# 643067
Specialty: Home Equity Lines of Credit, Manufactured Homes, debt consolidation loans
Email: Amanda.Blakeman@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 222 East Main St. Chillicothe, OH
Phone: 740.774.4444 ext 3106
Fax: 740.772.4396

“I love helping people consolidate their high interest credit card debts into one easy payment, as well as establish good payment history!”

Vinton County
Brenda Fee, VP, Retail Lender

NMLS# 493693
Specialty: Mortgage Loans
Email: Brenda.fee@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 112 West Main St. McArthur, OH
Phone: 740.596.2525 ext. 2207
Fax: 740.596.2073

“Brenda has been helping customers for over 34 years with the Vinton County Bank family.”

TRACEY KIRBY, AVP, RETAIL BANKING OFFICER

NMLS# 792363
Specialty: Mortgage Loans
Email: Tracey.kirby@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 43109 St. Rt. 689 Wilkesville, OH
Phone: 740.669.4651
Fax: 740.669.6655

“Helping a customer buy or build a home that fits their needs is what the job is all about.”

Jeff Thacker, VP, Retail Lender

NMLS# 493752
Specialty: Mortgage Loans
Email: Jeff.thacker@vintoncountybank.com
Home Office: 112 West Main St. McArthur, OH
Phone: 740.596.2525 ext. 2211
Fax: 740.596.2073

“It is still a thrill to see the look on someone’s face when they are finished signing a mortgage loan and you congratulate them on being a home owner.”