Britta recently joined Essex Financial Group as a Senior Vice President of Loan Production following a 20-year career in Commercial Banking in Denver. She is a seasoned commercial real estate lender who has managed over $1B in commercial real estate transactions across asset classes. As a trusted advisor to her clients, Britta provides customized lending solutions in the market. She has expertise in all phases of the lending process including underwriting, due diligence, structuring, loan closing, and on-going portfolio management. Having cut her teeth during the 2008 downturn, she is also experienced in distressed debt and restructuring solutions. Britta is a proud Colorado native with a depth of market knowledge. She earned her MS from Colorado State University and her BS in Real Estate and Construction Management from the University of Denver. She believes deeply in giving back to the community and is an experienced non-profit board leader having served in an executive capacity on multiple non-profit boards. She is currently serving as Vice Chair of the Cherry Hills Village Planning and Zoning Commission.