Royal Credit Union Announces Small Business Lending Officer

Dec 27 2016 | Written By Jennifer McHugh, Director of Public Affairs and Financial Education

Royal Credit Union (Royal) has named Karlee Wallin Small Business Lending Officer. In this role, she will assist the Vice President–Business Lending Manager with overseeing and administering the small business lending program. She’ll also be responsible for developing and managing small business loans and services relationships for existing and new Members.

Wallin began with Royal in September 2006. She started in the Business Lending Department as a Business Loan Representative; however, for the past six years Wallin has been a Business Loan Analyst. Through her 15 years of experience in the banking industry, she has accumulated Shockproof Credit College certificates in Commercial Business C&I Credit Decisions and Commercial Real Estate Credit Decisions.

Wallin is actively involved in her community as a member of the Community Engagement Committee for Just Local Foods in Eau Claire and is a mentor for Royal’s F.U.S.E. program. She has also volunteered for Junior Achievement and at the Community Table. She currently resides in Eau Claire with her husband, Tom, and daughters, Elise and Gwyneth.


About Royal Credit Union

Royal Credit Union is a federally insured credit union serving over 160,000 Members with 25 full service offices. Royal is driven by a core ideology which is built on strong purpose and values. You can open an account or apply for a low-rate loan at Royal Credit Union if you live or work in 18 counties in Western Wisconsin or 12 counties in Minnesota. Counties served in Wisconsin include Eau Claire, Chippewa, Barron, Buffalo, Burnett, Clark, Dunn, Jackson, Marathon, Pierce, Pepin, Polk, Rusk, St. Croix, Taylor, Trempealeau, Washburn, and Wood. Counties served in Minnesota include Anoka, Carver, Chisago, Dakota, Goodhue, Hennepin, Olmsted, Ramsey, Scott, Wabasha, Washington, and Winona. Realtors in the state of Wisconsin or Minnesota are also eligible to join the credit union. Visit or call Royal Credit Union at 1-800-341-9911 for more information.