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“I work closely with Aerospace & Defense contractors, creating strategic ways to propel their companies forward.”
Aileen Berrios, Market President | aberrios@herringbank.com

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Aileen Berrios, Market President, joined Herring Bank Colorado in 2016, bringing over 25 years of banking and commercial lending experience from both California and Colorado. In her current role as Market President, she focuses on business development.

Aileen’s expertise includes the following: Aerospace & Defense Contracting Companies; Non- Profit Organizations; Government Contract Financing and Accounts Receivable Financing; Working Capital, Inventory, Equipment, and Aircraft Financing; Capital Growth and Expansion Financing; Business Acquisition; Real Estate Financing, including acquisition, development, construction, and permanent financing for both commercial and residential projects; as well as SBA expertise, including SBA 7(a), 504, and Export Working Capital.


“I’m an advocate for Small Business owners and specialize in SBA, AR, & Equipment Financing.”
R.J. Klaus, Relationship Manager | klaus@herringbank.com | NMLS# 1374480

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R.J. Klaus, Relationship Manager, arrived in Colorado Springs in 2007 and spent seven years working as a Commercial Real Estate Broker. In 2014 he returned to his roots in commercial banking to help small-to medium-sized businesses manage cash flow and appropriate debt loads to manage and grow their businesses. RJ specializes in both Conventional loans and SBA loan programs; including SBA 504 and SBA 7(a) loans.

“I help companies leverage their receivables so they can achieve aggressive growth goals.”
Tia Kavas, SVP, Director of Invoice Purchasing Program | tkavas@herringbank.com

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Tia Kavas, is an experienced trade finance professional and certified account executive. At Herring Bank, she is establishing an alternative funding division, which enables companies to leverage their accounts receivable to generate working capital and access growth opportunities. Bi-lingual in English and Greek, Tia has an extensive background in a wide range of banking services, specializing in conventional and alternative trade nance in Europe and the United States.

“My goal is to help your business optimize your liquidity.”
Leann Hemenway, Universal Banker | lhemenway@herringbank.com | NMLS# 644056

Contact Leann

Leann Hemenway, Personal Banker, is an expert in Treasury Management. She has a wealth of knowledge from over 17 years of experience. Leann can also handle your personal loan and credit card needs.

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