Milwaukee and Madison Mortgage Lending Team
James grew up in Slinger, Wisconsin and he finds his greatest fulfillment in “serving and assisting people with the largest financial decisions of their lives”. James is happily married to his lovely wife Cheri and they are blessed with two beautiful daughters. James is dedicated to managing Providence Home Lending “as a Christian, and according to Christian principles.”
Carrie says that her clients are almost like family to her. Over the years, she has watched them prosper, have children, and move into nicer, bigger homes, which she helped them finance. Carrie began in the financial service industry in 1997. But she really didn’t feel she was having an impact on people’s lives until she joined Providence Home Lending in 1998. Carrie is from East Troy, Wisconsin.
Ask Dave what his specialty is since joining Providence Home Lending in 1998, and he’ll tell you it’s helping people buy homes and properties with little money down, or what he calls being a “purchase specialist.” Otherwise, he’s busy showing people how to meet their financial goals through refinancing their single most valuable asset: their home. Dave went to West Bend High School and earned his degree at Northwestern College in Watertown, Wisconsin.
Prior to earning his degree at Northwestern College in Watertown, Wisconsin, Dave went to High School in West Bend, where he still lives with his lovely wife, Cheryl, 2 beautiful daughters, Ellie & Holly and his fine stepson, Brandon.
With financial services experience beginning in 1992, Jeff is especially an expert at integrating mortgage planning into the long-term financial goals of his clients. Jeff has a degree in Business Administration from Manchester College in Indiana, and says he joined Providence Home Lending because he loves to help people realize the dual dreams of home ownership and financial security. Jeff hails from Chicago, and has lived in Milwaukee since 2002.
Michael is uniquely qualified for his consulting role, having earned a finance degree from UW-Whitewater while working for a Madison downtown real estate investor. Michael says he sees each new customer as an opportunity for a lifetime relationship. He and his wife have traveled extensively in Asia on behalf of abused women & children there. Originally from Waukesha and an avid sports fan, he enjoys running, basketball, and working out.
DJ is a graduate of Western Michigan University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude while studying Business & Economics. DJ has been around the real estate industry his whole life it seems. He’s a self-proclaimed “Numbers Geek” and when you combine that with his priority to the highest level of customer service, expertise in the industry and vast knowledge of the different loan programs it makes him the man to call when it comes to your next mortgage.
Doug is head over heels in love with his wife, Sonsheree. He is also blessed with three amazing kids! Doug thrives on seeing a job well done on behalf of his clients and coworkers. He has over 10 years’ experience in dealing with client issues, getting them resolved and to the finish line. Born and raised in Milwaukee, he knows what it is to work hard and see things through, even in difficult situations. With his courteous and consultative approach to customer service, it’s easy for everyone to see that Doug just love what he does.
For most people, buying a home is one of the largest financial commitments they will ever make. That means you should seek a mortgage professional who understands the importance of getting to know you and choosing the correct program that fits your needs. I focus on the wants, needs, and goals of my clients while creating a great mortgage experience for you.
Your house becomes a home as you live life with the people you share it with. The memories will build year after year. How you pay for your house is part of it being your home. My service to you is a teacher of how mortgages work so that you may have peace knowing you made a great decision. I’m looking forward to meeting you and getting to know you.
Cybil is an expert in the mortgage industry and has faithfully served since 2003. She loves Providence Home Lending and has been a great asset to our mortgage banking firm. She is extremely knowledgeable in all facets of underwriting and processing of loans. She is happily married and has three great kids; she loves spending time with her family, reading, listening to music and being actively involved in the community and her church.
Kim is responsible for overseeing all marketing efforts for Providence Home Lending. She also oversees all public and community relations for our firm. Kim is the main contact on behalf of all of our vendors and business partners. Kim ensures our client services are operating at the high level of excellence we demand from our staff. Most importantly she facilitates our “World Class Service” in the marketplace. Kim is happily married to her husband and is blessed to have two amazing young girls.
Carol Baron is Office Manager and Senior Loan Processor for Providence Home Lending’s Madison branch. She has over 15 years of experience in residential lending. Her product knowledge, commitment to superior customer service and attention to details ensure that every customer is highly satisfied. Carol has been blessed with three amazing children and two beautiful grandchildren. She enjoys all types of outdoor activities and is an avid sports fan.
Jeff is a Madison native and has been working in the Madison area market since 1998. Jeff has a passion and excitement for the mortgage industry and making sure his borrowers are very well taken care of. Jeff has a wonderful wife, Annie who works at Meriter Hospital, and they have a young son, Austyn who fully supports his dads work, and has been known to write personal thank you notes to his dad’s clients from time to time. Jeff is professional who cares a great deal for his relationships with his clients and the professional partners who help him create a great home buying experience.
Chip loves what Wisconsin has to offer. He and his wife Sara meet at UW Madison. After earning their degree’s they started their life together and are enamored with their son Noah. 15 years of lending experience in the Madison market empowers Chip to give his clients what he calls “the Midwest mortgage experience”, going above and beyond providing supreme guidance for your current and future home lending decisions.
Maggie was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She attended St. Thomas More High School and graduated Cum Laude from UW-Milwaukee with a Bachelor’s degree in Education. She quickly realized that her social and organizational talents could be put to great use in the Mortgage business. Maggie spent 4 ½ years in the Title and Closing industry, working closely with Providence Home Lending, before joining our team in 2012. She recently had her first child, a little girl named Molly, and looks forward to balancing a great career helping others and being a Mom.
Hey, its Rob here! I just wanted to tell you a little bit about myself. I am a Senior Mortgage Analyst here at Providence Home Lending. I have been serving the state of WI and Madison area for over 9 years, starting first with First Wisconsin Mortgage and now joining Providence Home Lending. I have focused my attention in providing my customers with an easy, painless loan process. I strive to not only complete your loan, but make sure you are educated and informed of everything throughout the entire loan process. One of my firm beliefs is handling each customer independently of the next, providing knowledge, accountability, and World Class Service.
By working with me, you will have your loan processed right here in Madison. Local service means quick decisions and closings will happen on time. Since buying a home is one of the most important decisions of a customer’s life, My staff and I want to make sure it is as smooth and enjoyable as possible. I specialize in new purchase transactions and I am certified by “Home Buyers Marketing” which puts technology in your hands allowing you to facilitate your own searches for your new home. I have also taken the time to become a Certified Military Housing Specialist(CMHS). I work hard to help our Vets navigate not only the waters of homeownership but how to get information on all of their personal VA benefits. I have developed many relationships with different VA associations to make sure that our vets get all the benefits they deserve and that they don’t get left behind. I strive to make sure their sacrifice should never be overlooked or forgotten!
Janelle was born and raised in the Metro-Milwaukee area, where her family and roots have grown deep. She joined the mortgage industry in 2005 and has excelled as a bi-lingual customer service expert and detail-oriented loan processor. She enjoys spending time with her musically talented and loving husband, Marquis and raising her sweet son Jayden.
A student of the business, Jeff’s resources keep him on the bleeding edge of mortgage programs and their eligibility. He leads his clients into the future of mortgage lending and actively trends mortgage-backed securities to empower borrowers with strategic interest rate locks. Jeff believes active two-way communication and collaboration are integral to an intelligent loan process.
I have spent over 10 years in the financial industry helping customers reach their financial dreams. I enjoy giving back to my community and am the current President of the Hartland Kiwanis as well as a member of the Lions Club. My expertise and dedication to you will help you through the home buying process. I understand that buying a house is typically the largest financial decision you will make in your life. I look forward to working with you and your family.
Dana graduated from Northwestern University in Evanston with a B.A. in 2008, and launched into a career in the financial services industry. Since joining Providence, she has discovered the joy of working for a company that uniquely combines business expertise and impacting the lives of others. Dana and her husband Josh enjoy dreaming together, loving one another, going on adventures, and living a life poured out in service to God and our community.
With over 25 years of personal lending experience, Dave has the expertise to help his clients through the mortgage loan process while keeping their stress levels low. Whether buying their first or 2nd home, refinancing to take advantage of the current market or using the equity in their home to live out their dreams, Dave has the knowledge and expertise to make the process effortless and even fun. He treats each and every client like family. Dave grew up in Rubicon, WI and moved to Cottage Grove in 1977 with his fiancée Carina. He enjoys riding his Harley with his buds and playing with his stubborn, but loving, Black Lab, Payton.
Dominique was born and raised in Madison, Wisconsin and is a graduate of Verona Area High School. She began her career in the banking and finance industry in 2003 and joined Providence Home Lending in 2012. With her exceptional customer service skills, she excels at catering to our customers, realtors, and business partners. In her free time, you will find her with her family, cooking, entertaining guests, and through her small business, coordinating weddings and special events.
Michelle was born and raised in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin but always wanted to be closer to the big city. Her 10+ years of design experience, with a focus on Advertising and Marketing, has brought her to the Milwaukee area where she continues to grow in her career at Providence. Always striving to be different she married her husband, Brian, in a flash mob style wedding in Chicago. They have two children, Abigael & Declan, and reside in Hartford. They love to travel, host dinners, attend sporting events and watch their children grow and learn.
Contact Providence Home Lending today for more information about how we can help you buy a home, refinance a home, and more in Milwaukee, Madison and throughout Wisconsin.
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Brookfield, WI 53005
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Madison, WI 53713
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Mukwonago, WI 53149
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