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Alice joined the Colorado Springs community in 1993 along with her 4 sons. She has worked in the mortgage and financial industries for 37+ years and is committed to providing her clients excellent customer service throughout the loan process. With a number of family members in the military, including a son who serves in the US Air Force, Alice understands her veteran clients’ needs and is honored to help them become homeowners. Alice enjoys spending time with her family and doing anything outdoors.
Martin Schneider is a loan officer here at our Colorado Springs location. He is new to the mortgage industry, but served 7 years as a Staff Sergeant in the U.S. Air Force. His time in the military showed him the importance of making the VA loan process as stress-free as possible – he strives to serve you so you can serve our country without any additional stress from buying a home. Buying a home is an important step in your life, and Martin works to make the process quick and enjoyable so you’ll be able to look back on your homebuying journey as a fond memory. Outside of work, he spends time making his own memories with his brothers, nieces and nephews. He also enjoys going to the gym and relaxing in his own home.
Production Manager Josh Dinkins comes to our Colorado Springs office from our HQ in Columbia, MO. With 5 years in the mortgage industry and a family full of Veterans and service members, he has all the makings for a successful mortgage expert. Knowing the sacrifices his family has made to serve our country makes helping other Veterans and service members into homes even more rewarding. A former basketball coach, Josh loves coaching homebuyers on their VA loan benefit. He recently bought a new home himself, so he knows how to navigate the process firsthand! Outside of work, Josh loves spending time outdoors with his wife Blair and their 3 children. Fly fishing, skiing, and sports games are some of their favorite activities.
Branch Loan Coordinator
Michael Schneider is a Branch Loan Coordinator with Veterans United Home Loans. He moved to Monument, Colorado from Virginia when he was five and has lived in state ever since. Michael’s love for helping others is what drives him to work with Veterans and make sure they get the homes they deserve. His favorite part of the job is being a part of the process from start to finish and seeing homebuyers secure their new places. Michael has been married for eight years and has three children, two sons and a daughter. In his free time, he loves spending time with his family taking care of and riding their horses.
Branch Loan Coordinator
Branch Loan Coordinator Betsy Travis has been in the mortgage industry for 15 years. Born and raised here in Colorado Springs, she moved away in 1997 as a military spouse and came back in 2005. Her ex-husband was in the Army, and one of her daughters is currently serving in the Air Force, so she has a great understanding of the trials of military life, and she is excited to help homebuyers achieve the American dream by owning a home! Betsy has 3 children – her oldest daughter is a biochemical engineer, her middle daughter is in the Air Force and her son is attending Indiana University. They love spending time together as much as possible. Betsy also loves taking out her Jeep to go 4-wheeling in her free time!
Jared Ackliehas served 12 years in the U.S. Air Force –he’s a combat Veteran and is still serving even today! Jared has also renovated two of his own homes, so he has a wealth of knowledge to share when it comes to what to look for when purchasing a house. He’s excited to have the opportunity to help other Veterans obtain their dream homes, and he also enjoys getting to know those in our community throughout the process. When he’s not working on home renovations, he loves to spend time outdoors hiking, snowboarding and fly fishing. He’s a big fan of Colorado and all our beautiful state has to offer –if you’re ready to find out what Veterans United can offer you, give him a call today!