Brett Christensen

Chief Lending Officer


Brett Christensen is America First Credit Union’s Chief Lending Officer overseeing the areas of Indirect Lending, Mortgage, Consumer Lending, Business Services, Home Equity and Sales.

Brett began his credit union career in 1992 at Clark County Credit Union in Las Vegas, NV.  Brett has worked directly with credit unions in the U.S. and Canada teaching and consulting with professionals on various lending topics.

He has served as the President of Loan Link Lending Center, a Senior Consultant with Lending Solutions Consulting and most recently he has been the owner of CU Lending Advice

Brett earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the U.S. Air Force Academy and a Master of Business Administration from University of Phoenix.   His personal and entertaining speaking style have made him a popular speaker in the credit union industry.  He has entertained and educated thousands of people while speaking at hundreds of credit union meetings and conferences.

He has helped dozens of individual credit unions significantly improve their lending and sales results so they could survive and prosper in a competitive environment. He has walked into and worked at more than 1500 credit unions, but his first ever credit union account was from America First Credit Union back in 1988 when he was Second Lieutenant stationed at Hill AFB.