Meet the Team
Brandon has been in the mortgage and real estate industry for nearly 15 years and has helped hundreds of clients purchase a new home or refinance their mortgage.
Recently he has realized that to bring a true, first-class client experience, he needed an all-star team. He has spent the last two years or more putting together the right team. Put their expertise to work for you!
Ethan Ponder is a native of Cullman, Alabama. He is a graduate of Jacksonville State University where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree. He currently resides in his hometown with his beautiful wife of 4 years.
Ethan came from the insurance industry and now continues to serve clients diligently with the mortgage process. Buying a home can be stressful at times, and Ethan strives to make the home buying journey as easy as possible for his clients. In his spare time, you will find Ethan spending time with family, supporting his favorite college football team, or working on his real estate investing ventures.
Kelly joined our team in 2015 and has become an invaluable part of our team as a resource for our clients and Realtor partners. She is a licensed Residential Mortgage Loan Originator and serves as Brandon's Loan Partner. She will be there with you step-by-step and is one of the primary points of contact for you throughout the mortgage process.
Jessica joined our team in 2019 as the processor for Brandon's team as well as several other loan officers for Willow Bend Mortgage. Jessica makes sure that our loan files meet all of the guidelines and works with our underwriting team to get your loan approved as quickly as possible.
Crystal serves as our Client Relations Manager as well as our Office Administrator. She stays in touch with our clients during and after closing and ensures they get the 5-Star Customer Service they deserve.