Greg brings over 12 years of mortgage lending experience to loanDepot. He is a graduate of Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Advertising and Psychology. Since 2009 he has been a part of the Gaylord-Hansen Team. This team is made up of highly skilled mortgage professionals who truly care about helping families purchase a home. Everyone involved deeply understands the emotional aspect of making one of the biggest financial decisions of one’s life. “Families, not files”, is the mantra adopted in the office.
Greg is known as “Mr. Personality” among his colleagues, because he is a big teddy bear that brings fun and happiness to those around him. Most importantly, he brings tremendous background in finance as a savvy investor and homeowner himself. What differentiates Greg from others in the industry is his true empathy for his clients. He is able to gain trust almost immediately as his honesty and integrity shine through. In fact, Greg received the award for “FIVE STAR: Best in Client Satisfaction Loan Officer” in 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017, as published in San Diego Magazine.
Greg is excellent at communicating complex issues down to “human terms”. He graciously diffuses any conflict with humor, while at the same time staying mindful to the situation at hand. He takes responsibility for educating his clients on the best lending programs that match their specific needs. Seeing the reward of making it possible for a family to get into a home is what drives Greg to do his best each day.
Greg is married to wife Stephanie who is a Registered Nurse, and has two children, 4-year-old son Austin and 2-year-old daughter Samantha ‘Sam’. In his free time, he enjoys surfing aka “board meeting”, golfing at Torrey Pines, working out and running. He also enjoys spending quality time with his family and Michigan State Spartan friends.
You can find Greg at the San Diego branch. Please don’t hesitate to contact him for any of your mortgage financing needs!
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