MEET OUR TEAM
A TEAM OF PERSONABLE PROFESSIONALS
As the Branch Manager for Bank of England, Brad has the privilege of leading and teaching a very talented group of people. The main responsibility of a mortgage professional is to make the process of obtaining a mortgage a positive experience, and he views that job with the highest level of importance. Being an industry leader in the form of communication and efficiency is something BOE strives for, and through this standard, Brad has had the opportunity of forging many great relationships with realtors, title companies, appraisers, and most importantly our customers. Purchasing a home for most will be the single greatest investment you will make so he feels it is his absolute duty to make crossing this milestone a great experience from start to finish. His goal is to earn your confidence and develop a relationship that would allow BOE to support your financing needs for many years to come.
Don Schultz is a Senior Mortgage Loan Officer and has been working in the mortgage industry since 2006. Prior to lending, Don spent over 25 years in the Title Insurance industry, including having owned his own agency. In his combined years of experience, Don has closed 1000’s of real estate transactions. When Don is not working, he spends his free time with family and friends. He enjoys camping, hunting, fishing and many other outdoor activities.
Joann earned her degree at California State University Sacramento in International Business and Marketing. She has been in the mortgage industry since 2010 and has never looked back. As Loan Partner at Bank of England, Joann’s focus is to meet the financial goals of you and your family. She takes the time to listen to your individual needs and then tailor a loan program specifically for you. From first time homebuyers, to reverse mortgages and one-time close construction loans, she has you covered every step of the way. She does not take for granted that you have options when choosing a mortgage lender, and her goal is to exceed your expectations. From climbing the Sydney Harbor Bridge to hiking across Santorini she is up for any challenge that this incredible industry brings!
Samantha handles administrative and marketing tasks at Bank of England Mortgage. She graduated from Oakland University with a Bachelor in Linguistics and is currently pursuing a Master degree in accounting. When she’s not hard at work or hitting the books, Samantha likes to explore the world, critique movies, and experiment in the kitchen.
Senior Loan Processor
Mirna has extensive knowledge in the mortgage industry with 20 years of experience and counting. As a senior loan processor, her goal is to make the client's experience feel effortless. Mirna focuses on helping you by going the extra mile throughout each step of the transaction. In her free time, she likes to explore the world and spend time with her family.
Dominic has always had a passion to help people. Focusing on his clients’ needs and goals are a priority, along with his knowledge and dedication to make the transition of purchasing a home and getting a loan as stress-free as possible. He relies on building trust and relationships with his clients because without one you don’t have the other. Dominic’s mission is to deliver abundant value to his customers and he takes pride in being there for all his clients’ needs, whether it be day or night. Dominic's philosophy is, “It’s not about how many hours you work in a day, it’s about how much work you put in those hours."
Renalda has been in the mortgage industry for many years. Although she took a short hiatus to raise her three young boys, she is back in action doing what she loves. Between balancing full-time motherhood and working full-time, she is definitely a master at multi-tasking. When she is not in the office or on the soccer field, she's in the kitchen making one of her many signatures dishes. Spending time with family and friends is very important to her and she makes sure everyone is having a good time!
DeWarren is a go-getter who enjoys working hands-on with his clients. The greatest joy and achievement in his work is in helping his client improve their financial situation. In his free time, DeWarren enjoys listening to audio books, watching historical documentaries, doing yard work, and cooking on Sundays.
Jill Hixon has over 30 years in the banking industry. In 2012 she began her mortgage career when she discovered her passion in helping homeowners save thousands of dollars through refinancing. Serving our Veterans throughout the United States has been a definitive career highlight for her, as well as working with diverse groups of people. Jill specializes in reverse mortgages and conventional loans. The key to her success can be summed up in a quote by Theodore Roosevelt “No one cares how much you know until they know how much you care.” Jill feels that there is nothing more gratifying than helping someone realize their dream; whether that’s by buying a new home, improving their current economic standing, or saving their home. Jill was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan. She is proud graduate of University of Detroit Mercy College of Business Administration. In her free time, Jill actively serves at the leadership at Word of Faith International Christian Center. She lives by high Christian values and morals. Her favorite pastimes are traveling with friends and family, seeing new sights, and meeting new people.
She looks forward to meeting you and helping you achieve your dreams!
Ropina Haddad studied at CSUSB, has a bachelors in Chemistry and a minor in Arabic communications. For Ropina, one of the best feelings is putting a smile on her client's faces. She enjoys building relationships with first-time homebuyers and guiding them through the process of achieving their dreams. Her word is important to her and she works hard to exceed each customer's goal. Her core values are enthusiasm, hard work, and personalized service and she pours them into everything she does. She understands that every client has a specific and special need and does her best to work with those needs. Outside of work, Ropina's passions include cooking and playing sports.
Tenna has been working in the mortgage industry since 2012. She enjoys helping people achieve their dream of owning a home and improving their financial situation. Her motto to live by is “don’t let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game!” When she’s not hard at work, Tenna likes to go bowling, shopping, and enjoys spending quality time with her family and friends.