Questions & Answers
What’s your advice for new home buyers?
Do as much research as possible when selecting a real estate agent and mortgage loan consultant to work with. They are your trusted advisors when it comes to purchasing your home.
What is your motto or personal mantra?
“Live daringly, boldly, fearlessly.” “Look for the best in others. Treat others the way you want to be treated. Choose positive influences. Speak words of kindness. Forgive yourself and others.”
What is your favorite sports team?
My favorite sports teams are the Kansas City Chiefs, Kansas City Royals and the Green Bay Packers.
What is something that people would be surprised if they knew about you?
I have been playing tennis since I was 5. I went to high school in Iowa and I am a two time state doubles champion in tennis.
What’s your alma mater?
UMKC – (University of Missouri – Kansas City)
What is on your bucket list?
It is on my bucket list to visit every continent. I have visited Europe and Asia thus far and the experiences I had while visiting those countries have been life changing for me.
What aspect of your job are you most passionate about?
Helping my clients with one of the most important financial investments they will make. I love all aspects of the home loan process but my favorite part is getting to know each client and being available to answer any questions that they have day or night
Where did you grow up?
I was born in Ames, Iowa and I lived there until I was 10. I then moved to Red Oak, Iowa until I graduated high school. I have been living in Kansas City since 2002.
What are some of your hobbies?
I love to work out which includes; playing tennis, doing yoga or circuit training at the gym. I also enjoy spending time with family and friends and I love to travel.
Before working at NBKC, what was the most unusual or interesting job you’ve ever had?
I have been a mortgage loan originator since 2005 and that has been by far the most interesting job I have had. Every day is difference since you get the opportunity to work with so many different clients across the US.