Questions & Answers
Before working at NBKC, what was the most unusual or interesting job you’ve ever had?
The most unusual job I’ve had was actually growing up working on my family farm. I learned a lot about hard work and ethics, every day was a new adventure!
Where did you grow up?
I grew up in Garden Plain, a small town of about 1000 people outside of Wichita, KS.
What is your motto or personal mantra?
Go for it. No matter how it ends, it was an experience!
What is something that people would be surprised if they knew about you?
I grew up farming and working with cattle at a very young age. We also owned a dairy farm so I basically did everything from milking cows to driving tractors and wheat trucks from the age of about 9 on.
What aspect of your job are you most passionate about?
I really enjoy helping people meet their financial goals. Whether it is buying your first home, upgrading your existing home, or refinancing your current home, the goal for every loan is to put the borrower in a better position than before we met!
What’s your advice for new home buyers?
Buying a new home can be stressful. Work with your Loan Officer to find the best loan that meets your home ownership goals. Ask questions and listen, together we can close your loan quickly and painlessly!
Any sports or specific teams you’re a fan of?
Living in Kansas City obviously draws you toward the local teams, the Royals and the Chiefs. However, from a young age I have always been a Yankees and Jets fan!
What is on your bucket list?
I’ve always wanted to go sky diving.
What are some of your hobbies?
I love all sports; basketball, football, golf etc. I am also a big outdoorsman, I like hunting, fishing and being outdoors in general.
What’s your alma mater?
Kansas State University