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mortgage-team

Providing faster transactions with less hassle.

Meet Our Mortgage Team

Often, financial institutions treat mortgages as no more than a transaction, but when you are dealing with something as important as your home, you need to partner with a company that prioritizes your goals for each dimension of your wealth. Whether you are buying a new house, refinancing, purchasing an investment property, or taking out equity for a new project, our mortgage consulting experts are here to make your mortgage lending experience as streamlined and pleasant as possible.

Leadership

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Alan Schrum

As President, Residential Mortgage, Alan oversees the sales and service operations for First Western’s residential mortgage division across Colorado, Arizona, Wyoming, and California.

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Team

Joshua Martinez

As a Mortgage Loan Originator, Peter helps to create a tailored mortgage solution to fit each individual borrower’s needs and keeps them informed of the process along the way.

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Peter Taylor

As a Mortgage Loan Originator, Peter helps to create a tailored mortgage solution to fit each individual borrower’s needs and keeps them informed of the process along the way.

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Mark Guenther

As a Mortgage Loan Originator, Mark helps to create a tailored mortgage solution to fit each individual borrower’s needs and keeps them informed of the process along the way.

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Scott Peterson

As a Mortgage Loan Originator, Scott helps to create a tailored mortgage solution to fit each individual borrower’s needs and keeps them informed of the process along the way.

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Luke Kingsley

As a Mortgage Loan Originator, Luke helps to create a tailored mortgage solution to fit each individual borrower’s needs and keeps them informed of the process along the way.

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Shannon Fengler

As a loan originator, Shannon ensures the borrower is able to get the best loan to fit their specific needs. She oversees the loan from start to finish; from gathering the paperwork, qualifying, and all the way to closing.

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Mo Robinson

With an always changing credit environment, Mo’s objective is to make sure the borrower is comfortable with the product, term, rate and conditions of the loan.

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Matthew Wiens

With 20 years of experience as a loan originator, Matt is skilled in finding the best solutions for each borrowers’ mortgage needs.

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Logan Ellis

As a Mortgage Loan Originator, Logan specializes in VA loans and has been in the mortgage industry for more than 19 years.

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Kirk Sanders

As a Loan Originator, Kirk helps to create a tailored mortgage solution to fit each individual borrower’s needs and keeps them informed of the process along the way.

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Justin Crowley

Justin leads the Northern Colorado Mortgage office where he is responsible for developing new client relationships and maintaining existing relationships.

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Hank Leines

Hank’s responsibilities as a loan originator include evaluating financial situations and recommending mortgage solutions to align with the best interest of borrowers.

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Garrett Townsend

As a Mortgage Manager, Garrett helps to create a tailored mortgage solution to fit each individual borrower’s needs and keeps them informed of the process along the way.

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Eric Sandefur

Eric’s role as a loan originator is to advise borrowers of their financial circumstances and provide mortgage options to best suit their needs.

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David Gruen

David is responsible for overseeing the mortgage process from start to finish and uses his 37 years of experience to find the best solutions to fit borrowers’ mortgage needs.

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Craig Disney

As a Mortgage Loan Originator, Craig truly enjoys helping people achieve their dreams of home ownership.

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Cory Brown

Cory has been thriving in the mortgage industry since 2003 and has taken on a variety of roles including account executive, processing, sales support, and office management.

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Chris Bonner

As a mortgage loan originator, Chris takes the time to ensure that borrowers are educated and well-prepared for every step of the home buying and refinancing process.

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Bruce Mackenzie

Bruce creates tailored solutions for borrowers lending needs. He has been in the commercial and residential real estate industry for nearly 40 years.

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Brian Shaver

As a loan originator, Brian is responsible for guiding the borrower through the mortgage process and creating a straightforward experience for all involved parties.

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Bret Giuliani

Bret is responsible for building and maintaining relationships with Northern Colorado clients by creating tailored solutions to help them achieve their lending goals.

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Betsy Burns

Betsy guides borrowers through the mortgage process and uses the expertise from her more than 20 years in this profession to create a streamlined experience.

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Benjamin Mitchell

As a Mortgage Loan Originator, Ben works with clients, real estate agents, and more to find the best loan products to suit each individuals needs.

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Ann Heinz

As a senior loan originator, Ann works with clients, real estate agents, financial planners, and attorneys to find the best loan products to suit each individual’s needs.

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Anne Elmquist

As a mortgage loan originator, Anne’s role is to realize that each homeowner has different financial circumstances and needs, so she will look at your loan individually to help you decide on the best way to address your particular situation.

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