More than 25 years of experience in mortgage lending with the ability to diagnose, analyze and present solutions.
Specialties: I have a documented passion for "Emerging Markets": First Time Buyers, Low to Moderate Income Clients, Minority Clients.
Affiliations: My associations in regards to serving the "Emerging Markets" include Clackamas Community Land Trust, Portland Community Land Trust, Lents Homeownership Initiative, Project HOME, African American Alliance for Homeownership, Native American Youth and Family Center, Open Door Counseling Agency, Portland Housing Center, PCRI, Oregon Housing & Community Services. There are more agencies not mentioned here that I have served within the past 20 years.
Hobbies: I love the great outdoors! Catch me mountain biking the McKenzie River Trail, cruising the Springwater Trail, skiing downill runs at Mt Hood (Black Diamond - bring it on!).
While serving as a Mortgage Consultant I was in the top 10% of Region for Loan Production for many years in a row.
"Certificate of Appreciation" for many years of hard work, dedication and contribution - Portland Housing Center
Scholarship Recipient, Oregon Mortgage Bankes Association
Graduate of Warner Pacific College, Deans List Active and involved City of Portland resident Lay leader/teacher for Faith Based Organization - facilitated "Restoration" classes Featured in "The Oregonian Newspaper" - mortgage expert in the "Ask the Expert" column, featured numerous times as the mortgage lender in "First Timer Journal" success stories and referred to as an industry expert on various mortgage lending topics Certifications: Certified as a teacher for HUD-certified homebuyer education classes (ABC's of Homebuying, Homebuying 101, Pathways to Homeownership, Mission of Peace, etc) Member of Oregon Mortgage Lenders Association
Mortgage Loan Officer Provide mortgage loans for Residential Properties (one to four units)