Kevin Frenzel’s first job out of college was with ITT Financial Services, a finance company.  It was very stressful at times, but he worked with a lot of great people and they had some good training programs, which led Kevin to stay in the financial line of work.  He joined Liberty First Credit Union 16 years ago and is now the V.P. of Lending.  Liberty First Credit Union is unique in the financial services industry. They are a member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperative. Those who do business with them are known as members. They exist solely to provide their members with affordable financial services; and members work together to achieve their financial goals.

Tell us a little about your family.
I’ve been married to my wonderful wife Callen for 25 years and we have two great kids: Derek, who is about to graduate from Lincoln East in May, and Michaela who is a sophomore at Lincoln East.

What do you see as one of the biggest turning points in your life?
The birth of my children and passing of my mom. These events changed how I look at life and keep me living in the present.

What is your favorite think to do on a day off?
I enjoy spending time with family and friends fishing, hunting, playing volleyball, golfing, most anything outdoors or watching a good game on TV.

What is the most unique or interesting thing about you that most people probably don’t know?
I am a farmer at heart. I go back to help my father-in-law each harvest and planting season. It is my break from the everyday.

What are you most proud of?
My kids, they’ve added a lot to my life.

What is the best piece of advice you’ve ever received?
Nothing worth having ever came easy. Sometimes the reward is in the challenge.

What is the one goal you would most like to accomplish?
World travel with family and friends.

How would your friends describe you?
He’s outgoing, helpful and there when you need him.

Which talent would you most like to have?
Dancing and/or singing.

If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?
I’d like to have my youthful knees back so I could enjoy basketball and running again.

What is your favorite movie?
My favorite Christmas movie is It’s a Wonderful Life. Otherwise, any good comedy because everyone needs a good laugh.

What is your favorite TV Show?
Big Bang Theory

What is your favorite Lincoln restaurant?
Famous Dave’s, I love the ribs!

If you could have dinner with one famous person from the past or present, who would it be?
Billy Joel for dinner followed by a concert!!

What is the best way to contact you?
Call (402) 465-1000 or see us online at