Gwen understands that in this competitive market you deserve a lender who is ready and willing to work overtime to make your experience as stress-free and smooth as possible. Her team is available to work on your mortgage by phone, text, Facebook messenger, and email – even after hours and on weekends. From applying for a loan to closing on your home, they deliver five-star concierge service every step of the way.
As a top producing mortgage professional, in 2018, she was awarded the title of “Boise’s Best Lender” through the “Best of The Treasure Valley” poll. She was runner-up for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s 2019 Woman of the Year, and in the 3rd quarter of 2019, Gwen originated the most mortgages in Southern Idaho through Idaho Housing and Finance. More recently, she earned the title of Waterstone’s 2020 Rookie of the Year and is a member of the Presidents Club for 2020 and 2021.
In 2006, Gwen moved from her hometown of Great Falls, Virginia to the Marina District of San Francisco where she taught outdoor fitness classes until 2010 when she moved to San Diego to start her own fitness company. A few years later, she married her husband, Mark, and shortly after having their first baby, Carter, they moved to Eagle, Idaho to buy their first house. She started with Waterstone Mortgage in April of 2017 with the goal of helping other families achieve the dream of homeownership.
She is passionate about helping first-time homebuyers and families relocating from out of state take advantage of the most affordable loan programs available today. And, as a former business owner, she has an affinity for the self-employed and knows her way around a tax return.