Jean brings an extensive background in both the mortgage and real estate industries. She earned her CPA with Price Waterhouse and spent 17 years in real estate development, rising to the role of CFO. She moved into consulting, landing at Ameriquest Mortgage where she was employed for four years developing complex forecast models. She spent seven years as an executive with Stearns Lending, building out the forecasting process and driving the implementation of automated Cognos reporting to a nationwide office network.
Jean joined Kind to manage the development of financial planning and analytics, to establish HR and benefits, and to oversee the creation of accounting and reporting. Jean shares Kind Lending’s vision to work hard and cultivate success, defined not only in terms of a thriving business but also of creating a positive collaborative environment where each member of the team enjoys the process and grows together with the company.