MISSY GRIFFIN has joined Veridian Credit Union as mortgage lending sales supervisor. Griffin, of Hudson, previously was a mortgage lending sales manager at Lincoln Savings Bank. She has 19 years of experience in the mortgage lending industry.

MICHELLE HEKEL and TYLER PETERSON have been promoted at the BerganKDV Waterloo office. Hekel is an audit supervisor, and Peterson is a tax senior.

MALLORY PAEPER and ALEXANDRA STEWART have been promoted at Veridian Credit Union. Paeper, of Waterloo, has been promoted to member contact center team leader. She most recently served as the branch manager at Veridian’s Edgewood Hy-Vee branch in Cedar Rapids. A graduate of the University of Northern Iowa, she has been employed at Veridian for seven years. Stewart, a Cedar Falls native, has been promoted to branch manager of its West Broadway location in Council Bluffs. Stewart, most recently a loan interviewer, has worked at Veridian for more than three years. She is a graduate of UNI.

Four new associates have joined VGM Group Inc. DOUG EISENMAN is a Homecare program manager for VGM Insurance. He is a graduate of Central College and was with People’s Insurance Agency. NICOLE FLOYD and NATASHA KAYE are workers’ compensation patient care coordinators with Homelink. Kaye previously was with Viking Insurance Services. MARY JO CORMANEY joined the Homelink team as a receptionist.

PAULA BRUNS has been promoted at North Star Community Services in Waterloo to quality assurance coordinator. She has been with North Star since July 2014. MARTHA WRIGHT has joined North Star’s team as an administrative assistant-quality assurance.

MEGAN HORN has moved into the role of marketing director at Far Reach in Cedar Falls.