OMAHA – First National Bank’s Home Mortgage Division has named its Circle of Excellence award winners for 2018.
The Circle of Excellence award recognizes First National’s top mortgage loan originators in terms of closed loans across the company annually. The top 12 loan originators in both top dollar volume and units closed are recognized.
First National Bank’s 2018 Circle of Excellence award winners from Illinois include: Shelley Rhoades in Sycamore with $31 million in loan volume and 174 closed loans; Kara Morris in Sugar Grove and Yorkville with $28.6 million in loan volume and 145 closed loans; Ryan Gifford in DeKalb with 153 closed loans; and Kelly Jeschke in Marengo with 117 closed loans. Mortgage loan originators in Nebraska, Colorado and Kansas also have been recognized.
First National Bank is a subsidiary of First National of Nebraska, which has more than $23 billion in assets and 5,000 employee associates. Primary banking offices are located in Nebraska, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, South Dakota and Texas.