• Meet Our Team

    At OneWest Bank, we pride ourselves on providing exceptional service, One Person at a Time®. Our team of Mortgage Lending Specialists are here to help you with your home financing needs.

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    Moe Amhaz Moe Amhaz

    Moe Amhaz

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    Producing Sales Manager


    With over seven years of experience in the mortgage and banking industries, Moe has an extensive knowledge of underwriting guidelines and mortgage products to structure custom home financing solutions for his customers. Committed to providing excellent service, he thoroughly reviews all loan options and scenarios with his customers for a comprehensive suite of home financing solutions. He specializes in internet lending in all 50 states and has extensive experience working with realtors and a diverse range of customers ranging from real estate investors, luxury home buyers and first time home buyers. Moe enjoys guiding clients through a purchase or refinance and strives to provide an exceptional experience throughout the home financing process.

    NMLS ID: 989306
    Phone: 1.626.535.8753
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    Carles Boatner-Johnson Carles Boatner-Johnson

    Carles Boatner-Johnson

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    Mortgage Lending Specialist


    Carles joined our team in April of 2018 as a Mortgage Lending Specialist I. She has more than 20 years in the mortgage banking industry and has helped thousands of borrowers achieve their homeownership goals. Carles has a degree in real estate from Mt. San Antonio College, and has performed as a top producing Loan Officer for more than 5 consecutive years. Early exposure to internal procedures as an Operations Manager, working as a Realtor, and working as a Loan Officer has been a strong foundation for career growth. Carles has the knowledge and experience to help you through the loan process, find terms that are right for your budget, make sure all of the partners in the transaction work to closely together to ensure the closing goes smoothly.

    Carles has a passion for mentoring kids and has contributed to her community as a cheer coach for Charter Oak Pee-Wee Cheerleading league for two years and continues to contribute to her community through outreach to homeless communities. Because of her passion for healthy families, she believes homeownership is critical for vibrant communities and families. Whether you’re a first time homebuyer, looking to trade-up, or downsizing, Carles can help you before you ever make an offer on a property. Give her a call at 626.535.8648 to discuss your option and get pre-approved for a home mortgage.

    NMLS ID: 248872
    Phone: 1.626.535.8648
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    Lysander Cuevas Lysander Cuevas

    Lysander Cuevas

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    Mortgage Lending Specialist


    Lysander has over 20 years of experience as a mortgage originator with a record funding count of over 4,000 loans. Lysander understands a wide spectrum of loan financing and underwriting guidelines encompassing VA, FHA, Conventional, and Jumbo loans. As a proven and experienced producer, he prides himself in providing the best customer service experience and financial solution for his customers. When Lysander is not busy funding loans, he serves as a volunteer and senior Crisis Responder for the Mayor of Los Angeles and is an elected board member with a local neighborhood council which oversees city planning and land use. Lysander has an exceptional history of serving his community and enjoys helping people with their home financing needs. Lysander graduated from California State University, Los Angeles and is also a licensed mortgage broker.

    NMLS ID: 241484
    Phone: 1.626.535.4975
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    Steve Greaney Steve Greaney

    Steve Greaney

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    Mortgage Lending Specialist


    Steve Greaney has been a Mortgage Lending professional since 1991. He has originated and funded over three thousand loans to satisfied customers in all 50 states. He has a deep knowledge and expertise of conventional, FHA and VA loans. During his career he also successfully managed wholesale mortgage teams, and performed origination and underwriting training for a top 10 mortgage banking firm. Steve’s past experience includes originating construction and land loans, and SBA loans.

    Steve’s experience and expertise will help you select the best financing solutions for your needs. Whether you are buying or refinancing, his vast knowledge of real estate and lending requirements will guide you through the home loan process. Steve enjoys educating first-time homebuyers with the details and benefits of home ownership. His clear explanations, excellent service levels, and wealth of information will help you reach your goals.

    NMLS ID: 280084
    Phone: 1.626.535.8032
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    Marc Gurgiolo Marc Gurgiolo

    Marc Gurgiolo

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    Mortgage Lending Specialist


    Marc Gurgiolo has been in the mortgage industry for over 13 years and specializes in all types of loan programs and has a deep knowledge of loan guidelines. Marc prides himself on providing great customer service and his customers are his number one focus. Marc has been a loan officer with CIT Bank for 10 years and has been one of the institution’s top loan officers. Marc is a graduate of Baylor Universality and holds a bachelor’s degree in Business.

    NMLS ID: 808041
    Phone: 1.626.535.7924
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    Kyle Pontello Kyle Pontello

    Kyle Pontello

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    Mortgage Lending Specialist


    Kyle is a professional loan officer with seven years of experience originating residential loans. He specializes in jumbo purchase and refinance loans. He is also very familiar with conforming loan guidelines and has several years of experience with these types of loans as well. Kyle will work quickly and efficiently to get your loan closed on time. He prides himself on excellent customer service though the entire transaction. He currently can assist with financing in all 50 states on most types of properties and occupancies.

    NMLS ID: 1189858
    Phone: 1.626.535.4909
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    Jaime Sermeno Jaime Sermeno

    Jaime Sermeno

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    Mortgage Lending Specialist


    With over 15 years of experience in the mortgage and banking industries, Jaime has an extensive knowledge of underwriting guidelines and mortgage products to structure custom home financing solutions for his customers. He specializes in internet lending in all 50 states and has extensive experience working with realtors. Jaime is experienced in working with a diverse range of customers ranging from real estate investors, luxury home buyers and first time home buyers. Committed to providing excellent service, he enjoys guiding clients through a purchase or refinance and strives to provide exceptional experience throughout the home financing process. He’ll make sure all loan options and scenarios are reviewed to arrive at the best home financing solution.

    It is his absolute honor and privilege as a mortgage professional to serve in the Los Angeles area where he lives with his wife and two little boys. Born and raised in Los Angeles, has a passion to building up his community in any way possible. “This city’s given me so many opportunities I’d be remiss if I didn’t give back and help this community grow.” He believes that education is power and it is rewarding to help educate a first time home buyer on one of the biggest investment of their lives. He prides himself in not keeping the typical business hours and he is available on the weekends to assist his clients.

    NMLS ID: 1666867
    Phone: 1.626.535.5510
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    David Shim David Shim

    David Shim

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    Mortgage Lending Specialist


    David Shim had been a mortgage professional for over 20 years specializing in FHA, conventional and jumbo loans. David has helped thousands of homeowners, realtors and their clients achieve their financing goals. He has a wide range of expertise from helping first time homebuyers as well as the seasoned homeowners who are looking for a refinance into a lower rate. David will help you find best mortgage options available so that you can concentrate on making an informed decision based on your needs. With David, you can count on personalized service and guidance through every step of the loan process. David holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from California State University, Bakersfield. He is also the Secretary of the Rotary Club of Koreatown / District 5280. David lives in South Pasadena and in his spare time enjoys reading and playing Sudoku.

    NMLS ID: 448741
    Phone: 1.626.535.5019
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