August 8, 2018 – REI Business Lending Team Adds Haley Ragan As Loan Officer

Haley Ragan will be connecting businesses with needed capital as a newly-named loan officer for REI Business Lending.  Haley brings to the organization a wide range of experience in commercial lending practices, as well as analyzing complex credits.  In this role, she will be available to meet one-on-one with current and potential business owners in the Oklahoma City Metro and Northwestern Oklahoma areas.


“We’re very excited to add Haley to our talented team of professionals who focus on the financing needs of Oklahoma businesses,” said Debbie Partin, REI Oklahoma’s Senior Vice President of Lending.


Haley holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a minor in Management from Northwestern Oklahoma State University. She resides in Dacoma, with her husband and daughter.


“I’m most excited about being able to help Oklahomans find success in business ownership,” said Haley.  “I believe that the most rewarding part of this job will be witnessing the success of our clients.”


A non-profit economic development firm, REI Oklahoma offers services statewide.  REI Business Lending collaborates closely with local lenders to help entrepreneurs navigate through business lending resources and programs.  For women-owned businesses and minority-owned enterprises, REI Women’s Business Center and REI Native American Business Centers offer unique training, as well as technical assistance and access to capital.  REI Down Payment Assistance provides support to potential homeowners.  Additionally, business space is made available through the organization’s commercial facilities program.  REI Oklahoma leverages the New Markets Tax Credit program to attract new investments into Oklahoma and create needed jobs in underserved communities.  Learn more about the organization at  Follow REI Oklahoma on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.