Monica Smythe

Broker & Founder

Monica is a highly trusted broker in the loan industry, boasting more than a decade of valuable experience. Her expertise and extensive knowledge make her a sought-after professional, consistently delivering exceptional results and tailored financial solutions to her clients. With an impressive track record, Monica’s dedication and commitment to her craft have solidified her reputation as a reliable and knowledgeable loan broker.

 

Nicole Davidson

Office Supervisor

Nicole is an experienced office supervisor with a proven track record of effectively managing administrative operations. With her exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail, Nicole ensures the smooth day-to-day functioning of the office environment. Her strong leadership abilities and effective communication skills contribute to a productive and collaborative work atmosphere.

 

Joli Anne Bruns

CA and IL Mortgage Loan Officer
Lic. #2138826

Joli Bruns is a seasoned mortgage loan officer with more than 25 years of experience in banking and home loans. Her expertise extends beyond traditional mortgages to include business and commercial loans. With an engaging personality, Joli is dedicated to helping clients find the perfect home or secure funding for their business ventures, offering expert guidance and personalized attention every step of the way. Her wealth of knowledge and commitment to client satisfaction make her a trusted advisor in the world of lending.

 

Stephen Levias

IL Mortgage Loan Officer
Lic. #1023115

Stephen is a highly regarded loan officer with an impressive career spanning over two decades. With his expertise and professionalism, he has helped countless individuals and businesses secure financial solutions tailored to their needs. Known for his integrity and dedication, Levias is recognized as a trusted authority in the lending industry.

 

Diallo Macado

CA Mortgage Loan Officer
Lic. #2117265

Diallo is a professional with two years of experience in the loan industry, specializing in refinances during the COVID refinance boom at LoanDepot, he has successfully built his own book of business. His expertise lies in facilitating transactions for fixer-upper properties and land parcels, acting as an intermediary between investors and real estate agents. He also has a profound specialization in serving homebuyers across diverse credit scores in the vibrant Los Angeles metro region. What sets him apart is his ability to provide tailored funding solutions to small business owners and offer comprehensive financial support to non-traditional borrowers, such as self-employed individuals and those who work overtime. His commitment to delivering exceptional service and personalized solutions ensure a smooth loan process and successful outcomes for all clients.

 

Richard Simpao

CA Mortgage Loan Officer
Lic. #397136

Richard Simpao is a highly experienced professional with a career spanning over two decades in the real estate industry. With a background as both a loan officer and a former real estate agent, Richard brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to every transaction. His specialization as a seasoned veteran in the reverse mortgage field further demonstrates his commitment to providing valuable financial solutions to his clients.

 

Christopher T. Springer

CA and IL Mortgage Loan Officer
Lic. #398227

Christopher Springer is a seasoned mortgage loan officer with an impressive 25-year track record in the finance industry. For over a decade, he has successfully managed his own brokerage business, becoming a respected figure in his community. With an additional five years of experience in the builder business, Christopher brings a comprehensive understanding of real estate to his clients. Beyond his professional expertise, he has been a dedicated volunteer firefighter, demonstrating a commitment to community service for over a decade. Despite his busy schedule, Christopher remains a devoted father, finding time to share his passion for music by playing in various bands.

 

Alex Ramirez

Marketing Intern

Alex Ramirez is a dynamic marketing intern at MoneyHungry, bringing creativity and strategic thinking to the team. With a keen understanding of market trends and a passion for innovative digital campaigns, Alex contributes to the company’s success by implementing effective marketing strategies. Known for his strong work ethic and dedication, Alex is poised to make a lasting impact in the fast-paced world of finance and marketing.

 

Mynor Lemus

IL Mortgage Loan Officer
Lic. #470647

With over 15 years of dedicated service, Mynor is a seasoned Mortgage Loan Officer, who has cultivated extensive expertise in Retail Lending. He has navigated pivotal roles at three prominent banks and contributed significantly to a Non-Profit Broker Lending Company within Wholesale Lending, Mynor possesses a diverse skill set that spans the mortgage industry. His comprehensive experience extends to adeptly guiding clients through every phase of the loan process, starting from the initial application to the culmination of successful closings. The journey has endowed Mynor with a profound understanding of the intricate dynamics within the mortgage landscape.

 

Udochi Magzy Osuagwu Jr. aka (Max)

CA Mortgage Loan Officer
Lic. #1459617

Udochi (Max) Osuagwu Jr. is a seasoned loan officer with a passion for making homeownership dreams a reality, particularly for low-income families. With two years of experience in the mortgage industry, Max brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to help clients navigate the complexities of securing home financing. Before his role as a loan officer, Max served as an insurance agent and a licensed financial advisor, gaining valuable insights into the financial aspects of homeownership. Max takes pride in his commitment to understanding the unique needs of his clients and strives to provide tailored solutions that empower individuals and families to achieve their goal of owning a home.

 

Johnny Diaz

CA Mortgage Loan Officer
Lic. #2490136

Johnny Diaz is a dedicated mortgage loan officer with a passion for assisting clients from diverse backgrounds in achieving their homeownership dreams. Recently licensed as a loan officer, Johnny brings a wealth of experience, having immersed himself in the mortgage industry since 2020. His commitment to excellence and personalized service sets him apart, ensuring that each client receives tailored solutions to meet their financial needs. Fluent in both English and Spanish, Johnny takes pride in his bilingual abilities, facilitating seamless communication and understanding with a broader clientele.