“Our mission at American VA Loans is to help veterans and their families obtain the home financing they deserve. We offer a wide range of mortgage products designed specifically for those who have served our country, and our team of experts is committed to finding the right loan for each individual borrower. We are proud to serve those who have served us, and we will work tirelessly to ensure that every veteran has a home.”
Brandon is the Branch manager of our California Office and has over 15 years of broad experience in the real estate and lending industry. Brandon is a licensed CPA, real estate broker and principally a sales and mortgage professional and manager. Brandon has over 6 years of audit and assurance experience with Ernst & Young LLP. He has serviced a range of public and private real estate clients including real estate funds, real estate fund advisors, REITs, and real estate related services firms.
Prior to starting American VA Loans, Brandon obtained his Bachelors of Science in Accounting, with a minor in Latin American Studies from Brigham Young University. Brandon has experience syndicating investments, and acquiring and managing residential and small multi-unit properties through management and active participation in Catamaran Group LLC, an owner-operator of residential rental properties.
Brandon is consistently a Top Producer Award Recipient – Mortgage Loan Originator of the Year. He’s passionate about helping people meet their financial goals through buying a home or refinancing their mortgage, while providing an intelligent, awesome experience.
Brandon started his career as a financial analyst at Goldman Sachs. He gained 6 years of finance, accounting and treasury experience, also working with BCBG Max Azria Group and Kaiser Aluminum. His education includes a Bachelor’s degree in Finance from BYU. Brandon and his wife Nicole have been married for 9 years and have 2 incredible boys and a beautiful little girl.
SENIOR VA MORTGAGE CONSULTANT
Paul Collier has worked as a mortgage loan originator for the past 8 years, and has chosen to primarily focus on helping our nations Active Duty and Military Veterans. He is a native of Southern California, graduating from California State Fullerton with his Bachelor’s Degree in International Business.
His detail-oriented commitment to building strong client relationships and conducting business with the upmost of integrity have helped him to rank consistently as one of the company’s top producers. While he enjoys helping all his clients through the mortgage purchase, pre-qualification, and refinance process, he especially enjoys meeting the unique needs of veterans. Paul currently lives in Huntington Beach with his wife, Jessica and two daughters.
Blake developed a passion for helping families live happier lives while serving a two year mission for his church in Argentina. Upon completion of his full time church service, his admiration for entrepreneurs inspired him to earn a degree from BYU in Business Entrepreneurship. During this time Blake was assisting hundreds of families place police, fire and medical safety systems in their homes. It was the fulfillment of helping homeowners live more secure lives by implementing personalized products which paved the way for Blake to join the mortgage industry. Focusing on the family and home, Blake has become a top producing loan officer for American VA Loans with an outstanding record of customer service. Outside of work, Blake loves life near the ocean. He swims, bikes and runs along the beach regularly, and recently completed the St. George Ironman Triathlon, a lifetime goal since his childhood.