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Cleveland Branch


Cleveland Branch

6610 Detroit Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44102
(216) 239-5721

  • Monday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Thursday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Saturday: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
  • Sunday: Closed
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Alix Kaufmann
Regional Branch Manager
Alix Kaufmann | Regional Branch Manager

NMLS# 983042
Phone: (216) 239-5842

Alix Kaufmann joined First Federal Lakewood in 2012 as an Assistant Branch Manager before becoming a Branch Manager, Sales Manager and then Regional Branch Manager in 2018. With nearly a decade of financial services experience, she has an extensive background in both commercial and consumer financial products. She works closely with local businesses and residents to help them find solutions to better manage their finances while providing personalized service. Alix is a member of the Downtown Lakewood Business Alliance (DLBA) and the Lakewood Chamber of Commerce, as well as a board member for the Kiwanis Club of Lakewood. In 2018, she was recognized by LakewoodAlive for her exemplary service to the organization and the Lakewood community. Alix also volunteers at many community events in Lakewood throughout the year, including the Taste of Lakewood, Light up Lakewood, Lakewood Summer Meltdown and more. Alix received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and previously worked as an Assistant Branch Manager at Bank of America.
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Rachuel Baleskie
Branch Manager
Rachuel Baleskie | Branch Manager

NMLS# 1360224
Phone: (216) 239-5721

Rachuel Baleskie has been with First Federal Lakewood since 2013, starting as a float teller before being promoted to Financial Counselor and finally Branch Manager of the Cleveland branch office (Gordon Square). She has extensive experience in both commercial and consumer financial products, working with the community to build long-term relationships and help customers reach their financial goals.Rachuel is active in the community teaching financial literacy as a volunteer with Junior Achievement.
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Mimi Rivera
Mortgage Loan Originator
Mimi Rivera | Mortgage Loan Originator

NMLS# 275356
Phone: (216) 912-5161
Cell Phone:(216) 355-6448
Fax: (216) 452-4667

Mimi Rivera has more than 18 years of experience in the mortgage lending industry. She uses her experience working with a range of loan products to serve customers in a thorough and timely manner. Mimi works to help customers understand the process of obtaining loan products that are right for them to achieve their dream of homeownership. She is highly experienced in FHA and VA loans, OHFA and Lakewood down payment assistance programs, as well as conventional, construction and physician loans. She has received numerous awards throughout her career, including top loan producer of the month and Top 5 originator for the year. Mimi has hosted home buying seminars in the Cleveland area and in partnership with the Hispanic community and other local community programs. Mimi is bilingual in Spanish and is a Notary Public.

"Mimi Rivera at the Parma location makes everything go so smooth. When you walk in there they make you feel like you matter. Awesome customer service.
- Jeffrey S.

" Mimi Rivera was very knowledgeable and always available to answer questions."
- Michael H.

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