Tiffany Taylor - President
Tiffany graduated from Chapman University, and earned her MBA in Business Economics.
She founded Platinum Funding Group, Inc. in 1998 and has provided leadership and vision that has continued to facilitate growth even in this challenging mortgage market.
Tiffany is an owner/producer and has been recognized as one of the top 10 mortgage originators in California for the past six consecutive years. She is considered an expert in the mortgage industry and has contributed articles and is an information source for industry publications such as; Mortgage Originator, National Mortgage Broker, American Banker, National Mortgage News, Origination News, Real Estate Finance and others.
Tiffany has an immense understanding and vast knowledge of the current economic trends and methodologies in this challenging and changing mortgage market.
Her business affiliations include; American Economic Association, Mortgage Bankers Association, California Association of Mortgage Brokers, National Association Mortgage Brokers, National Association of Independent Housing Professionals, California Association of Realtors, National Association of Realtors, Licensed California Real Estate Broker since 1989.
Toby Rodriguez- Vice President
Toby has over 20 years experience in mortgage lending. His vast background includes a successful history in the retail, builder, wholesale and correspondent lending channels.
He has been responsible for founding and building successful wholesale lending channels for many mortgage banking firms through the years. He is now dedicated to working with mortgage borrowers directly as an executive with Platinum Funding.
His vast knowledge and background help him facilitate loans for his customers in this difficult lending environment.
Ann Quach- Senior Loan Processor
Ann Quach is the newest member of Team Platinum, joining PFG as a Senior Loan Processor in 2010. But do not be fooled by how long she has been with the team, as Ann arrived with not only an incredible track record in the mortgage business, but a great deal of experience, spanning 14 years as both a Loan Officer and Loan Processor.
Platinum customers will know they have the right person overseeing their loan because of her keen attention to detail, time-saving efficiency, and her vast knowledge of industry regulations and what it takes to get loans funded. Her vast experience has been right here in southern California, so Ann is yet another team member who truly is an expert with California real-estate and it’s financing, both with purchases and refinancing.
Bernadette Fennel - Senior Loan Consultant
Bernadette Fennel joined Platinum Funding and was instrumental in its inception in 1998. She is a top producer and expert in the mortgage industry.
Bernadette's closings over the last few years, primarily from past clients and referrals, have ranged from 35-63M.
Before joining Platinum Funding, she was the Top Volume Producer for Mortgage Professionals in Irvine, California. Prior to that, she was a Legal Administrator for several mid-sized law firms in California, where she spent many years managing all aspects of the law firm.
Sandra Dodd - Mortgage Loan Originator
Sandra joined Platinum Funding Group in 2008, with eight years of experience in Mortgage Lending.
Sandra started her Mortgage Career lending in the Pacific Southwest in 2000 as a wholesale account executive servicing brokers across the country. After several years of successful sales for several pioneer institutions and investors in the country, Sandra decided to further her career as a loan consultant for a premiere direct lender backed by one of the largest investment firms on Wall Street. To date, Sandra has almost 9 years experience in Real Estate Lending.