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meet the team

Kirk Schwarz

Senior Business Services Manager (Battle Creek Market)
Phone: 269.441.1523
E-mail kschwarz@kelloggccu.org
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Kirk Schwarz

about Kirk

Kirk received his MBA from Lake Superior State University and has been in the banking industry for over 20 years, where he gained experience in commercial loans, investments, financial counseling, and commercial banking.

At KCCU, he works exclusively in business banking specializing in lending to small and mid-sized businesses throughout the area. He loves his job and states, “Assisting business owners by providing our services here at KCCU is a great source of enjoyment for me personally. Their success is our success.”

Kirk is a member of the Marshall Rotary (past president) and the Marshall United Way. Besides being an avid fisherman, he enjoys many outdoor activities and the awesome nature that Michigan provides.

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Mike Lauraine

Senior Business Services Manager (Kalamazoo & Grand Rapids Area)
Phone: 269.223.1802
E-mail mlauraine@kelloggccu.org
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Mike Lauraine

about Mike

Mike has 20 years of experience in the financial services industry with a primary focus on helping companies of West Michigan meet their financial needs. He has held roles in branch management as well as commercial banking, which has been his primary focus for the past 10 years.

At KCCU, he assists business owners and entrepreneurs in the greater Kalamazoo and Grand Rapids regions with their commercial loans. He is a partner to business owners and is committed to helping them succeed.

“The best part about my job here at KCCU is being able to guide business owners so they can grow their companies and achieve their visions and dreams”, states Mike. “I also enjoy having the opportunity to build relationships with so many great people in our communities.”

Mike is a graduate of Western Michigan University with a Bachelors of Business Administration. He serves on the board member for Friends of the Portage District Library and is a financial analyst for United Way Committee.

Outside of the office, Mike enjoys coaching baseball, working football games and spending time with his wife and three children. He is active with South Portage Little League, and is a member of the Kalamazoo Officials Association, through which he has officiated high school football for 17 years.

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Ryan Prichard

Business Services Associate (Grand Rapids Market)
Phone: 269.441.1523
E-mail rprichard@kelloggccu.org
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Ryan Prichard

about Ryan

Ryan has nearly ten years in financial services industry and has held a variety of positions, including retail branch management and culture specialist. He also has a background in real estate and is a licensed Real Estate Sales Person. Ryan joined KCCU as the Metro Health branch manager. His skillset and background in sales, management, and business development quickly led him to his current position of Business Services Associate, where he is able to help businesses in the greater Grand Rapids area with deposit accounts, merchant services, and business lending.

“Being a local financial institution we have the ability to take a custom approach to provide top end service to business members,” says Ryan. “No two businesses are exactly alike and neither should our approach when helping them achieve their goals.”

Ryan is a 2013 Graduate of Grand Valley State University where he earned his Bachelors of Business Administration and Finance. He continued his education to earn his Masters of Strategic Business Management from Davenport University in 2019.

Ryan is an Alumni Association member for both Davenport University and Grand Valley State University. He donates his time by serving on the board for the Susan Mast ALS Foundation and City of Grandville. He is an an active member of his church, where he sings in the praise band on Sundays. He enjoys spending time with his wife, Brittney, young son, and free-spirited Vizsla puppy named Quincy.  The family frequently travels the in US and abroad, but agrees there is truly no place like home.

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