Homestead Funding would like to welcome Jacques Laubert to our Southern Tier sales team! Jacques brings extensive mortgage industry experience with him including having owned a mortgage brokerage, and managing a sales team covering the Southern Tier.
Born in Manhattan, Jacques moved to the Southern Tier in 1994, after marrying his wife, Jeannie. Together they have triplet daughters who are sixteen. He is devoted to spending time with his children and supports them at sporting events and school activities. An outdoor man, he enjoys hiking and loves to be at his family’s lake cottage.
Jacques says he is happy to join Homestead Funding because of the company’s dedication to the borrower experience, and its excellent operations team.
Homestead Funding would like to welcome Kerry Koehler to our Florida sales team! Kerry brings ten years of mortgage industry experience with her and is happy to share her expertise with Homestead and her clients. Kerry says she wants to make sure her clients are educated and know that she is always happy to answer any questions they may have during the loan process. “I believe knowledge is power, so I educate my clients with every step of the way,” she said.
Originally from Sterling Heights, Michigan, Kerry now lives in Lakewood Ranch, Florida with her husband and three children. During her free time, Kerry likes to decorate and spend time with her family. She also volunteers at a local animal shelter with her son and daughters.
Kerry says she is glad to be a part of the Homestead team for several reasons including the company’s family atmosphere, the resources that are available for sales personnel, and because everyone works hard to make sure the job gets done.
Welcome to Homestead, Kerry!
Homestead Funding would like to welcome Lance Canada to our Reverse Mortgage Team! Lance brings almost twenty of mortgage experience to the company, and nearly ten of them have been in the reverse mortgage field. In addition to his experience, Lance is also a Certified Reverse Mortgage Professional (CRMP).
Homestead Funding would like to welcome Chris Tubiolo to our Albany, NY sales team. Chris has over five years of experience in the banking and mortgage industries. Originally from Gilboa, NY, Chris now lives in Cohoes, NY. He received his degree from Le Moyne College in Syracuse, NY and enjoys spending time with his friends and family and his two dogs, Bentley and Jack. During his free time, he goes to sporting events and concerts whenever he can.
Chris says he is excited to be a part of Homestead because of the company’s strong reputation. With his upbeat personality and willingness to go the extra mile for his clients, Chris will be an excellent addition to our sales team.
Homestead Funding would like to welcome Brian Lalik to our Brewerton, NY branch! Brian recently switched from his position as an IT consultant to working as a Licensed Loan Originator. He is originally from Fair Haven, NY and now lives in Manlius, NY. Before joining Homestead, Brian spent thirteen years in the IT field.
Brian describes himself as family oriented and enjoys playing sports with his two sons. He says that he is excited to be a part of Homestead because of the team atmosphere and because the company has many product offerings for its customers. Brian is glad to work for a company that provides such a wide range of products and resources for its employees so they and their clients can be successful.