What we're all about at My Mortgage?
Businesses are nothing without the people in them. Meet My Mortgage - we LOVE our people. We hear all the time from clients that the reason they keep coming back and referring us to their friends and family is because of the relationships they have with us. As much as our clients love working with us, we are addicted to the feeling of solving their problems and giving the best service and advice to our them.
Meet My Mortgage
Claire joined the My Mortgage team in 2015 following an OE and previous experience in Sports Management, Accounting and Retail. Her enthusiastic approach to giving people real old fashioned service and working tirelessly for a great result has seen her strike up some excellent client relationships and she's always looking for more.
Claire is passionate about working with all clients and those people who want that hands on service with all of the jargon explained in simple terms.
She lives rurally near Cambridge and when she's not working she loves hanging out with her animals, growing things in the garden, climbing mountains and exploring all the awesome things NZ has to offer.
Greg joined the My Mortgage team in 2019 after working in education as a primary school teacher and then in customer experience roles in the software industry.
He just loves helping people. As long as he has problems to solve and people to talk to, Greg is a happy camper. He has gone through a number of property scenarios himself including buy existing homes, building a new family home and buying an investment property.
Greg, his wife and their 3 children live in Cambridge and love the Waipa lifestyle of being central to everything and getting to live in New Zealand's "most beautiful large town" (As decided in the Keep New Zealand Beautiful Awards, 2019)
Lending Process Manager
Hannah joined the team in 2017 having previously worked as a Bank Manager for Westpac and in Insurance Support roles which have given her the perfect background to run the lending part of our business.
Hannah lives on the outskirts of Hamilton with her husband Ant and two exceptionally cute wee ones, Harvey & Hazel.
Hannah is in charge of compiling the perfect loan application and making sure we get the best offer from the bank.
While Adam, Claire & Greg are the advisers who you'll discuss all of this detail with, Hannah is the one who makes it happen by negotiating with the banks and ensuring we're putting your best foot forward!
Amber joined the My Mortgage team at the end of 2018 and has worked in Lending Support for over 2 years. Joining our team of Advisers from the start of 2021. She is a Qualified Accountant, working in the industry before starting with My Mortgage which means she is a guru when it comes to Self-employment and contracting income!
When she’s not at work, she’ll be off the beaten track, hiking mountains or doing other adrenaline filled activities, locally and abroad. You may also find her teaching Group Fitness Classes.
She has become an adviser so she can help you work towards your financial goals – bringing vast experience from accounting and mortgage advice – she has an eye for detail and looks forward to working with you!
Adam joined in 2021 coming from a background in marketing and most recently, setting up a pizza franchise in Cambridge.
Having recently sold his business, he’s now settled on what he reckons is his most satisfying role to date - helping people into property.
Coming from a diverse background and having experienced purchasing property directly through banks and through advisers in the past, Adam brings a diverse perspective to his role.
Adam and his wife Demi live in Cambridge with their two boys along with a guinea pig, a bird and greyhound - They might start a petting zoo soon!
Adam was a Mortgage Adviser since 2007 and started My Mortgage in 2012 in an effort to deliver a more personalized service to his clients using all of the benefits of available technology and to cut down on the jargon used by a lot of banks and Financial Advisers.
Adam has recently built a new house on his farm near Cambridge so when he's not talking Mortgages he'll be on the farm with his family, in the bush or planting trees. As of 2023, Adam works pretty much full-time in his native tree nursery and now supports the rest of the My Mortgage team to be great.
As a property investor and having bought his first home at 18, Adam can see the lending process from a number of different angles and really enjoys getting to know his clients well so that he can achieve the best result in the long term.
Flo is our resident "systems person" and after spending several years in the UK with her family, returned to Cambridge with her husband Gerard and two daughters.
You'll often hear from Flo as she organises information for your loan application, and she's a whiz with forms and sorting things with the bank before your settlement date. She's the super-friendly, helpful person on the other end of the phone or an email and goes above and beyond to make sure the process is smooth for you!
She lives in a native tree paradise up on Maungakawa hill and loves horseriding and playing squash in her spare time.
Melissa joined the My Mortgage team in 2021 having previously worked in Online Management, eCommerce, and Admin roles.
She loves working alongside Greg and the My Mortgage team, helping people with their property and home ownership dreams.
Melissa lives rurally, nestled between Cambridge and Morrinsville, with her husband Mike, young son and growing number of animals and fruit trees.
When not working, you'll usually find her spending time with family, doing a bit of baking or hanging out in the garden.
Emily joined the team in October 2022, where she previously worked in the commercial construction industry for 13 years. A change of industry and a new challenge was needed which led her to the My Mortgage Team!
You’ll often hear from Emily at the beginning of your application or towards the end of the process getting everything ready for settlement.
Emily lives in Matamata with her husband Dion and their fur babies. When she is not behind her desk, you'll usually find her out in the garden, at the racetrack supporting her hubby in the drift car or spending time with family.
Madi joined the My Mortgage Team in March 2021, where she previously worked in Tourism and Hospitality for several years both within New Zealand and the UK.
Madi loves helping people, enjoys all things customer service and ensuring all your needs and worries are met! She is dedicated to providing reliable and friendly service to everyone we work with. You’ll often hear from Madi at the beginning of your application or towards the end of the process getting everything ready for settlement.
When she’s not at work you’ll catch her exploring the outdoors and spending time with family and friends.
Meet My Mortgage when we're not taking ourselves too seriously...