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Jay Crowell

Jay Crowell, Vice President and District Manager at Cornerstone Home Lending Inc., employs a commitment to his customers and strategic partners that is founded on hard work, integrity and providing excellent service. Jay’s core philosophies and strong principles drive the strategic development and direction of his personal production thus ranking him in the top one percent for mortgage origination in the nation since 2006.

Backed by years of experience, Team Crowell applies their steadfast dedication and industry knowledge to helping clients find the right home loan product at the most competitive interest rate and meeting the agreed-upon closing date. Team Crowell provides home-financing solutions for refinances and the purchase of primary residence, vacation home, investment property. The team also specializes in comprehensive mortgage planning.

Jay graduated with honors from Seattle Pacific University, receiving a degree in business administration with a concentration in finance. Believing it was a wonderful platform to make a positive impact in people’s lives, he joined the mortgage industry. A Certified Mortgage Planner, Jay enjoys the opportunity to serve clients and to help them reach their financial goals. Jay is also a strong advocate for Cornerstone’s values, investing in the careers of his team and branch, and building a culture of excellence.

In Jay’s career, he has been a recipient of the National Rookie of the Year at a national bank, as well as qualifying in the President’s Club from 2004 to 2006 and the Circle of Excellence from 2007 to 2008. Most recently, Jay’s production gained him a spot in the top echelon at Cornerstone, qualifying for the President’s Club in 2010 and 2011. Closing more than $600 million in loan volume throughout his career, top business publications have recognized Team Crowell including Seattle Magazine’s prestigious Five Star Mortgage Professional SM award for their work in 2011 as well as in 2010. He also serves the home-lending community as a member of the Seattle Mortgage Bankers Association.

Jay was born in Alabama and raised in Spokane. He resides in the Queen Anne neighborhood of Seattle with his wife and son. In his free time, he loves to travel and spend time with his family. He played basketball for the University of Georgia before transferring to Seattle Pacific, and still enjoys playing and coaching, applying the same principles of hard work and inspiration that he does to his business. He is involved with NBC Camps and is actively involved in his church.

 

Loan Officer Jacob Washburn

Jacob Washburn

A desire to help fulfill home ownership objectives led Jacob Washburn to Cornerstone Home Lending, Inc. He and the rest of Team Crowell want to create life-long relationships with their clients and help them meet their long- and short-term financing goals. He delights in using his driven, honest and friendly nature to serve his customers and customize a loan program for their specific needs.

Jacob graduated from Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma with a degree in business administration with a concentration in marketing. He worked in retail mortgage for three years before joining Cornerstone. During that time while working at a national bank, his team funded more than $240 million. Since joining Cornerstone in November of 2009, Jacob and Team Crowell have received numerous awards for excellence in mortgage financing. Jacob has been featured in Seattle Magazine as a 5 Star Mortgage Professional in 2010 and 2011. Team Crowell also qualified as members of the Cornerstone President's Club for 2010 and 2011, ranking in the top 10 nationwide for production volume.

A lifelong resident of Washington, Jacob was born in Puyallup and currently lives with his wife, Julie, and daughter, Avery, in the Green Lake neighborhood of Seattle. He and his family enjoy all the recreation opportunities that the Pacific Northwest has to offer. This includes snowboarding, boating, and enjoying the beautiful Seattle scenery. In his spare time, Jacob plays basketball and coaches high school and college athletes with NBC Camps. He is also a volunteer and a part of the leadership team at his church in Bellevue, WA.

 

Anna Chan

Anna Chan
Executive Assistant

 

Shelli Webb

Shelli Webb
Processor

 

 

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