Meet our business banking team


Your business is local. Your employees are on site. Why not do all of your business banking on site?

At Elevations Credit Union, our Colorado-based team of seasoned Business Banking Relationship Managers can help your business achieve long-term success. When you do banking with Elevations, you can expect an advisory approach and a full range of products and services tailored to the needs of our business members. Meet our team here.

Kevin Baughman


Kevin has been part of the Boulder business community for more than 16 years, including over 12 years in business banking. His passion for helping business owners achieve their goals fuels his creative approach to meeting their needs, whether by maximizing the efficiency of their cash management or by developing ways to fund their growth. In his spare time, Kevin smokes the perfect brisket, plays golf or enjoys the breathtaking Colorado landscape.

Reach him at or 303.443.4672 x1926.

Juan has been with Elevations for almost a year and has been in the banking industry since 1999. Juan is from Colorado and also has a background in banking. Both parents worked in banking and finance, which made his career choice easy. Juan likes the hands-on approach Elevations takes with our commercial bank members to give them the tools they need and to support them. Juan is the father of two active dancers. So when he’s not helping commercial bankers, he can usually be found in his other role as a dance father.

Reach him at or 303.443.4672 x1447.

Michaela Hayes

Broom field | Louisville | Lafayette

Michaela Hayes has been with Elevations for almost five years and has over 16 years of banking experience. She combines her banking experience with a wealth of knowledge about Elevations, including how and why we put service to our members high on our priority list. She loves serving business members and her dedication to helping them thrive is evident in everything she does. Born in New York, Michaela is always on the lookout for the perfect slice of pizza here in Colorado. Her hobbies include gourmet cooking, reading, and hiking in our amazing Rocky Mountains.

Reach them at or 303.443.4672 x2162.


Janet Lester

Fort Collins

Janet has over 16 years of experience providing financial solutions along the front range. She successfully develops and builds full-service financial relationships with her business members. Janet graduated from the University of North Texas and, after a successful banking career in Dallas, moved with her family to Colorado in 2004. Janet and her husband Chris love to kayak, hike, take their Labrador “Parker” to hunt and rescue birds, and enjoy the beauty of Colorado. Janet serves on the board of directors of the nonprofit Aspire 3D, an extension of the Loveland Housing Authority. She is also a member of the planning committee for the first annual kite festival, which will be held at the Loveland Sport Field complex on August 22, 2021.

Reach them at or 303.443.4672 x3043.


Vallynne Moring


Vallynne, who goes from Val, is passionate about Elevations and providing our members with effective personal and business banking solutions. Val started at Elevations Credit Union in 2017 and has over 14 years of experience dealing with customer needs. She is recognized by her members and colleagues as a thoughtful and thorough partner. Val is a valuable resource for first-time relationships with financial institutions and for those looking to improve or expand their banking solutions. In her free time, she loves to be outdoors and volunteer for the bouldering community. She is passionate about mental health and supports local businesses in every possible way. Val is also a dedicated fan of the Denver Broncos, Colorado Rockies, and Colorado Nuggets.

Reach her at or 303.443.4672 x1445.

Nadine Trujillo-Rogers

Fort Collins | Loveland

Nadine has been in banking for 27 years and has just celebrated her third year at Elevations Credit Union. Nadine’s knowledge and background in the Northern Colorado / Fort Collins market is unmatched and we are delighted to have her at Team Elevations. Born and raised in Northern Colorado, the fifth generation Coloradanin loves boating, camping and playing with her family in the mountains or on the beach.

Reach them at or 303.443.4672 x3041.

Nick vigil

Nick joined Elevations in December 2020 and while new to Elevations, he’s not new to business banking. Nick has over 15 years of B2B experience including five years in consumer / business lending. Nick cares about building a relationship and instilling trust and confidence in members before providing working capital solutions and analyzing a company’s financial strength. He believes that business banking is still primarily a people business. This CSU alumnus has been in Northern Colorado since 2003 and has health and fitness anchored in his DNA. As a craft beer lover, life in northern Colorado is top notch for Nick.

Reach him at or 303.443.4672 x1406.


Eric joined Elevations in January 2021 with over a decade of banking experience. Eric has held various positions at financial institutions over the past four years, including business banking. He’s a real resource for business members. He values ​​meeting the business owner, learning about their business, and understanding their operating cycle. This understanding develops a relationship of trust and enables Eric to develop solutions that support the company’s current and future needs. Eric holds a Masters of Business Administration from Syracuse University and lives in Westminster with his fiancé and two dogs. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time outdoors skiing, golfing, and exploring the Colorado Mountains.

Reach him at or 303.443.4672 x3045.

Find out more about the services that our excellent Business Banking Relationship Managers can offer your company.


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