Steve Wheeler

Lendmark Financial Chief Credit Officer Steve Wheeler

Chief Credit Officer

Lendmark Financial Services, LLC


Steve was named Chief Credit Officer of Lendmark Financial Services, LLC in January 2016.

In his current role, Steve oversees the credit philosophy and manages both the short and long-term credit strategy for Lendmark. He also evaluates and establishes credit standards, policies and procedures, loan servicing requirements, credit controls, credit reporting, and lending authorities.

With over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, Steve has extensive expertise in consumer finance risk management and compliance, operational risk management, and securitization and funding strategy.

Prior to joining Lendmark, Steve served as Chief Risk Officer at OneMain Financial (formerly CitiFinancial). He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in American Legal and Constitutional History from the University of Minnesota where he was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. Steve is also a proud veteran who served in the U.S. Army and U.S. Army Reserves.