Aisha Browe

Senior Loan Officer

Aisha has been a loan officer for over twenty years and her client base comes from past client referrals, as well as from real estate agents, CPA's and financial planners. Aisha's philosophy is simple — Always have the client's best interest first. As a mortgage broker, we are paid to provide a service and that service is to help the client select the appropriate loan that fits their...

Alex Martinez

Loan Officer

Alex Martinez has developed an in-depth understanding of the real estate market and enjoys finding new ways to connect his clients with great products. Speaking both English and Spanish has allowed Alex to expand his business and service customers with all different backgrounds, helping them acquire great financing. After a career in audio production, Alex moved into the real estate industry, clos...

Amanda Lee Johnston

Loan Officer

Amanda Lee Johnston has been with WCMTG since 2014 starting her lending career focused on assisting operations in multiple facets. Amanda has managed file set-up prior to disclosure, opening escrow, and employment/income verification for WCMTG's borrowers. Amanda has transitioned into a loan officer and works hard to secure the best available rates for her clients. With experience in both refi...

Amrit Saini

Loan Officer

Amrit Saini started his real estate career in 2003 in northern California and possess a wealth of experience in residential home sales and mortgages. His knowledge of the real estate market has allowed him to develop skills that connect his clients to their home ownership goals. Purchasing or refinancing a home can be a combination of excitement and pressure. Amrit brings a welcoming energy and de...

Ben Lauer

Mortgage Loan Officer

Ben was born and raised in Alaska and has been in the Sacramento/Roseville area since 1993. He started doing mortgage loans in 1995. He loves meeting new clients, building relationships, and being able to be a trusted adviser in order to obtain the best deal for either new purchases or refinances. Ben enjoys basketball, boxing, and strength training during his off time. Ben has a large family ...

Bonnie Ferraiuolo

Loan Officer

Carla Burke

Senior Loan Officer

Carla Burke has a wealth of experience in mortgage banking with a proven track record that includes 25 day closings, stellar 5 Star Yelp reviews and a tenacity for top notch communication. Keeping our commitment to our clients is the foundation of our business reputation. Carla has developed a specialty helping those interested in buying or refinancing find the best financial solutions.

Cristina Vellanoweth

Administrative

Cristina Vellanoweth manages WCMTG administrative tasks.

David Kessloff

Senior Loan Officer

David Kessloff continues to be one of WCMTG Top Producers. His international background in teaching and account management has built an array of knowledge that continues to help his clients navigate the loan process. David’s understanding of underwriting guidelines, loan products, and financial trends provides his clients unprecedented insight and his long lasting relationships with title office...

Dev Dutt

Loan Officer

Dewa Dutt has a wealth of experience in mortgage banking with a proven track record that includes 25 day closings, stellar 5 Star Yelp reviews and a tenacity for top notch communication. Keeping our commitment to our clients is the foundation of our business reputation. Dewa Dutt has developed a specialty helping those interested in buying or refinancing find the best financial solutions.

Dona Knapp

Senior Loan Officer

Dona Knapp of the Dona Knapp Team has a great reputation for customer satisfaction and building relationships that last far beyond the original transaction. Dona’s leadership ranges in experiences in both sales and operations, allowing her to strategically accomplish objectives through her extensive familiarity of the industry and the local market.

Francisco Macias

Loan Officer

Francisco Macias has a wealth of experience in mortgage banking with a proven track record that includes 25 day closings, stellar 5 Star Yelp reviews and a tenacity for top notch communication. Keeping our commitment to our clients is the foundation of our business reputation. Francisco Macias has developed a specialty helping those interested in buying or refinancing find the best financial solut...

Gabrielle Roland

Jr. Closer

Was born and raised in Granite Bay. Was in the first graduating class of Granite Bay High School (this dates me a tad, I know). Youngest of 5. I have 10 nieces and nephews, 6 of which live in Placer County. I love spending time with them on weekends! I have an almost 5 year old little dog. He is a sweetheart and is ridiculously spoiled! Yes, I dress him up for Halloween and he has different...

Gail Perlow

Senior Loan Officer

Gail Perlow is a dynamic mortgage expert with over 22 years-experience providing leading edge professional services to many types of home buyers and referral partners. Knowledge, skills, and abilities count in the mortgage industry and Gail’s vast background, education and product knowledge enable her to assist clients with challenging and complicated situations. She succeeds due to her expert...

Jerri Herrera

Senior Closing/Funding Manager

Jerri Herrera oversees West Coast Mortgage Group’s Closing Team and continues to manage the issuing of loan documents, closing disclosures, overseeing loan funding and managing files being purchased by outside warehouses. Jerri is a tremendous asset to to the team with contributions spanning across departments and brings over 30 years of mortgage industry experience. Jerri has been actively invo...

Kali Pauling

Loan Officer

Karl Durham

Loan Officer

Kathleen Beck

Senior Loan Officer

Kathleen has been in real estate in the Sacramento area since 1989. She joined Arrowhead Capital Mortgage as a loan officer in 1992, and joined West Coast Mortgage Group in early 2011. She has many ties to the community because of her family and has lived in the Sacramento area since 1962. She is very involved in her local community and well networked through out the Sacramento/Placer County Areas...

Kerrie Renga

Office Manager Loan Officer

I have been in the industry since 2000 and love helping people. I have been on the operations side of the loan as well as the Origination side and love learning new things in this sometimes crazy industry. I am a busy mom of three beautiful kids and two dogs. I enjoy watching Sac Republic games, spending time with the kids, and most outdoor activities. West Coast Mortgage is a great home for me...

Mari Medina

Loan Officer

I joined the mortgage business in 2002 and haven’t looked back. I started in loan operations and that experience gave me a unique perspective on the business. I know better than anybody what needs to be done and when. My experience combined with my attitude of service makes me the perfect advocate for you and your loan transaction. I specialize in helping a few families at a time. My boutique...

Melinda Napel

Sr. Mortgage Loan Officer

Melinda has an extensive background in lending, specializing in residential loans; purchases and refinances. "I love my career because I find it challenging and mentally stimulating!" After growing up in a family, that opened a mortgage company in 1985, and then training with the top loan originator at a large bank Melinda realized she had found her place. Licensed in 2002, Melinda is f...

Michael Buccella

Mortgage Loan Originator

Michael Buccella started his real estate career after a chance meeting with a loan officer from West Coast Mortgage Group at a social event in Sacramento. This meeting laid the foundation for Michael to become a mortgage loan originator, and after a few shorts months, he earned both his real estate license and his mortgage license. His drive to succeed was clearly evident from his first day in the...

Michael Xavier

Mortgage Loan Originator

Mortgages are complex and one of the largest investments an individual or couple will make. Michael has a great reputation for customer satisfaction, building relationships and educating his clients so they can make informed decision on what mortgage will work for their situation. Michael will spend the time to make sure you understand all the details, terms, and options in an easy to understand ...

Michelle Land

Loan Officer

Monique Munday

Loan Officer

After working in various fields from managing a business to being a small business owner and even as an instructional dancer, I knew there was something else out there waiting for me. I had a friend on Facebook that would always talk about how much he loved what he did and it made me curious. So I reached out to him and asked him about where he worked and he told me he processed home loans as a lo...

Nicole Franza

Closing & Compliance Assistant, MLO

Nicole Franza's background in real estate spans over a decade, including successfully working in all avenues of lending from sales, leasing, and property management to screening and underwriting. Her unique background encompasses lending, contracts, and title, all of which allow her to identify, assess and resolve complex issues. Nicole works with Jerri Herrera, in our closing department over...

Paul Gigliotti

Vice President/Operations

Paul joined WCMTG in 2006 and has strategically organized and streamlined operations, managed recruiting and on-boarding, as well as managed his own loan pipeline. With over ten years of experience in mortgage banking/wholesale management his proven track record has displayed positive outcomes toward continued growth in lending and a positive and productive work environment. Paul procures and cul...

Perdita Smith

Loan Officer

Perdita Smith is a lending professional with over 25 years of experience. If you’re ready to buy a home, or if you already own one, you may benefit from exploring refinancing options. With experience helping families finance their homes, she is ready to answer any questions you might have. She is dedicated to helping people find the home loan that comfortably fits their needs. Contact Perdita a...

Renee Janda

Senior Loan Officer

Renee Janda of the Dona Knapp Team has a great reputation for customer satisfaction and building relationships that last far beyond the original transaction. Renee 's experience's range in both sales and loan processing allowing her to accomplish objectives through her extensive familiarity with the industry and attention to detail.

Robert Vellanoweth

President/Broker

As Chief Executive Officer at West Coast Mortgage Group (WCMTG), Robert has devoted his time to creating a home buying experience that is not only simple, but exceeds his clients expectations. Headquartered in Sacramento, California, Rob has grown WCMTG to service clients in seven states including Oregon, Washington, Idaho, New Mexico, Utah and Florida. Robert has maintained a focus on strategical...

Ryan Herrick

Loan Officer

I have over 15 years of mortgage experience and relationship building is my passion. My top priority is finding the best loan options for you and your family - because to me, you are family. I have been servicing clients across multiple states which include - CA, CO, NV, OR, WA. I am also an Avid golfer and philanthropist, as I'm either donating my time, money, or participating in various ch...

Scott Raber

Jr Loan Officer

My goals are to continue to learn as much as possible from all the knowledgeable people we have here. One of favorite parts of the job so far is definitely the rewarding aspect of helping others. More than just clocking in and clocking out, we are truly helping people accomplish dreams. Either by putting them in dream homes or providing access to funding Through cash out refi’s that allow...

Suzzi Cachux

Senior Loan Officer

Suzzi Cachux has a wealth of experience in mortgage banking with a proven track record that includes 25 day closings, stellar 5 Star Yelp reviews and a tenacity for top notch communication. Her commitment to her clients is the foundation of her business reputation. Suzzi has developed a specialty helping those interested in buying or refinancing find the best financial solutions.

Tara Land

Processing Manager/ MLO

Tara Land brings a wealth of knowledge in the banking industry and ability to multi-task while attending to details. She continuously finds new and creative ways to solve dynamic lending roadblocks that come up during projects. Tara knows how to support her team as well as all those involved including realtors and clients. Tara knows the ins and outs of helping home owners connect with the best pr...