VP, Lending Services
Drue brings more than 34 years of experience to Open Lending in the areas of lending, operations, client relations, and real estate.
Drue has worked as Vice President of Lending Services at Open Lending since 2013. He provides a unique value to the company by managing company affairs, insurance licensing, customer contracting and overall business success and vision of the lending services.
Drue has an extensive background in the area of lending. He previously served as Vice President of Lending and Chief Lending Officer for Amplify Federal Credit Union for nearly a decade. In this role, Drue established the indirect automotive lending program, managed commercial, mortgage, and consumer loan portfolios, oversaw operations and practices within the collection department, and supervised loan underwriting, as well as managed loan quality. Drue was essentially responsible for all aspects of the business lending operations of a $500 million credit union.
He has additional experience in the real estate market both as an agent and as an Operations Manager and Client Liaison for a respected law firm. In this role, he assisted with complex litigation involving loan defaults, bankruptcy, and real estate transactions.
Drue earned his BBA in Finance from Southwest Texas State University (Texas State) in San Marcos, TX and an MBA from St. Edward’s University in Austin, TX. He currently resides in Austin, TX.