Darrin Anson is an Executive Vice President in the Longmont Market for FirstBank and he has worked for the bank since 1998. In this role, he has extensive experience in many areas of real estate lending, including commercial projects in the multi-family, office, industrial, and retail sectors, plus construction and renovation. He also has extensive lending experience in commercial and industrial sectors. In additional to the Twin Peaks branch management role, Darrin is a voting member of the Bank’s Loan Committee. Additional historic internal service includes the Bank’s Customer Development Committee and Chair of the Affordable Housing Group.
As Colorado’s largest locally-owned banking organization, FirstBank has been providing full service banking for 50 years.
Since its first bank charter was granted in 1963, the bank has grown into an $18 billion organization with over 120 locations and more than 2,500 employees in Colorado, Arizona, and California. FirstBank is one of the premier investors in Colorado based real estate secured loans and bonds. Not only is FirstBank a significant source of consumer and commercial lending but in the last ten years has contributed well over $30 million to charitable organizations and countless hours of community service.
Darrin currently as a board member, Finance Committee member, and Treasurer of the Treaurer of the OUR Center (Outreach United Resource Center) located in Longmont. He also serves as a board member of the Archdiocesan Housing an affiliate of Catholic Charities. Formally, he served as Chairman of the Longmont Housing Authority Commission while also sitting on both the Executive and Finance Sub-Committees. He also served as a Trustee of the Funding Partners while also servicing as Treasurer.
Darrin received his BS degree in 1998 from the University of Nebraska in Kearney in Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance, and earned a graduate degree in banking from the Graduate School of banking in Madison, Wisconsin.