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Vice President of Mortgage Services

As vice president, residential mortgage, Rick oversees operations for First Western's residential mortgage division. Rick's 38 years in the Real Estate and Financial industries has provided him comprehensive knowledge and the ability to offer a superior lending experience for borrowers. Rick is a Colorado native and enjoys all that the state has to offer.  

Prior to joining First Western, Rick spent 22 years at Englewood Mortgage Company (EMC), where he began as a loan originator and later moved into management to run the company's operations. In 2017, EMC was acquired by First Western Trust, and Rick joined the company as vice president, residential mortgage. Rick takes pride in everything he has done at EMC over the years and looks forward to seeing the growth and all of the wonderful new adventures the transition will create along the way.

Contact Rick:
Rick.Metzler@myfw.com
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720.583.4470



Getting to Know Rick

What do you believe is your best quality?
My patience to hear and learn what is really going on around me.

What is your motto?
Treat others as you would like to be treated.

What trait do you most admire in a person?
Honesty