McDermott + Bull has successfully placed Francine Delgado as Vice President of Real Estate Compliance and Loan Administration at SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union (FCU). In this role, Francine will be responsible for managing a comprehensive compliance program that is directly applicable within the business, along with the loan administration process, ensuring a world-class member experience in loan servicing by maximizing performance and monitoring all administrative processes. 

Francine brings 35 years of well-rounded mortgage industry experience. She joins SchoolsFirst FCU from Mountain West Financial, where she oversaw regulatory compliance, internal audit, and quality control for the organization. Previously, she served in real estate operations leadership positions for large, national organizations, including Wells Fargo and Bank of America. 

SchoolsFirst FCU is the fifth largest credit union in the country. Serving school employees and their families, the organization is dedicated to providing world-class service and improving the financial lives of its members. Today they serve over 1.2 million members with a full range of financial products and services including: savings, loan, investment, retirement, and insurance accounts. SchoolsFirst FCU was founded in 1934, when 126 school employees pooled $1,200 and established a member-owned cooperative to help improve each other’s lives. In 2021, the company reported nearly $27 billion in assets and it remains the largest credit union in California.

This executive search was completed by McDermott + Bull President Brandon Biegenzahn, Director Courtney Dorrel, Executive Recruiter Rachel Loye, and Research Associate Isabelle Karl.