John Peterson
New American Funding
Senior Loan Consultant
2017 Committee Chairman
310.984.0618 Cell
NMLS ID 285998

John feels fortunate having an extensive education and 15 years of experience in lending (FHA/VA, Conventional, JUMBO, and Reverse mortgages). After studying Finance and Real Estate in college he completed a year-long training program with a national lender and spent 5 years assisting 30-50 homeowners daily in their call center. Helping families obtain the American Dream is what drives John. He also enjoys spending time with his wife & twin six year old boys.
Julia Parton
Premier Bank of Palos Verdes
Vice President, Corporate Development
2017 Committee Vice Chairman
310.613.4085 Mobile
Andy Santonello
Andy's Termite & Pest Control
310.534.1918 fax

As Vice President, Julia works closely with clients to assure that the highest levels of professionalism, privacy, and customer service are achieved. Julia brings 25+ years' experience in the communications/sales industry working for Copley LA Newspapers serving in several director positions; and publisher of the Peninsula News. Julia is highly regarded in the community for her public service: long-time member/past president of the Rotary Club of PV Peninsula; serves on five South Bay non-profit boards.

I've been doing termite inspections & certifications for REALTORS® for 49 years. I started Andy's Termite & Pest Control in 1978 & since then my company has been maintaining the same high standard of service. If fairness, honesty & professionalism is what you want, Andy's the best!
Suzy Pelshaw
Fidelity National Home Warranty Disclosure Source
800.308.1424 x3409
Allen Bond
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
NMLS ID# 486412

I've been taking excellent care of your client's business for 25 years in the Palos Verdes/South Bay areas, and during this time been an active AIA member, named PVPAR Affiliate of the Year in 2012 & 2008. I take pride in my excellent customer service and my experience to get the job done, backed by a Fortune 500 company. I'm committed to your success! Call me for all your Home Warranty & NHD needs.

Do you need to close Quickly? Do you need to talk to someone Now? Do you need someone who is working for You & Your client? We are accessible when you need us & always working in your best interest. Expect more from your lender, the experience & programs to close your transaction!
Lana Speer & Debbie Rodriguez
Ticor Title
Vice Presidents
Lana: 310.404.4204 | Debbie: 310.600.1176
Marcie Gutierrez
South Bay Magazine

Account Executive

"It's Not Just Title...It's People."
With their combined 48 years of title experience, along with their team of experts at Ticor Title, Lana and Debbie are dedicated to customer service and commitment to quality in helping close your transactions more efficiently.

Marcie brings with her 20 years of relationship in our community. Customer service expertise and her desire to help an individual grow their business is a great compliment to our team. She is excited to share how we are partnering with local realtors, lenders, escrow companies and wealth management firms to help grow their business. Southbay Magazine supports our local communities by celebrating who lives in our communities, how we live and where we live.
Mindy Regan
Nick Costa
Skyline Home Loans
310.941.1666 Direct
310.806.4611 Office
NMLS ID# 485760

I am dedicated in providing first class customer service combined with my extensive knowledge and experience in the Natural Hazard Disclosure industry. We have a great product, great price and great service. We do the work, you get the protection. My NHD is a proud partner with CAR zip forms.

Mr. Costa specializes in financing for single-family residences, condominiums, and new construction projects for FHA, VA, Conventional and Jumbo financing. Mr. Costa has a proven track record of success during the last three decades funding over a billion in transactions and managing multiple loan officers in several branches. He takes pride in getting the right loan at the best rate and makes every effort on behalf of his clients.
Lynne Neuman
Bank of America
Loan Consultant
NMLS ID 693396
Wesley Uyema
Union Bank
Mortgage Consultant
NMLS ID: 723901

I have been in the banking industry my entire 28 year career. I love people and the satisfaction of helping them to become homeowners. I stay involved with my clients throughout the loan process from application through closing to ensure a smooth process.

I came on to Union Bank 11 years ago to encourage sustainable home ownership and give clients the knowledge of what it takes to become a home owner. I have a dedicated team behind me with a common goal, to guide a client throughout the loan process and deliver timely successful transactions for happy clients. If you are looking for a local, knowledgeable consultant give me call. Together we can find the product to suit your needs.
Sheila Azadi
Bank of America Home Loans
Retail Sales Manager
NMLS ID: 486411
Brenna Humphreys
Co-Founder & Creative Director
Walkthrough Productions

I have been in lending for over 16 yrs. My goal is to help people find the best financing solution. I have lived in the community over 25 years and work at the Bank of America Peninsula Center. I am always available on my cell including weekends. I look forward to working with you and your clients. I promise exceptional service and close-on-time guarantee.

I'm Co-Founder & Creative Director for Walkthrough Productions, a boutique real estate marketing and production agency based in Palos Verdes. We offer high-end scripted videos, aerial, 3D interactive floorplans, custom websites, HDR photography and Chinese translation services. One of the best parts of my job is hosting "InsideOPENS" -- if you can't make it to the brokers' opens, we go for you! To see all the new listings (30 seconds or less per house), sign up at
Kim Edwards
Assistant Vice President, Retail Banking Manager
Premier Bank of Palos Verdes
Yann Fard
Redondo Mortgage Center
Sr. Loan Consultant
CA BRE# 01917095  |  NMLS# 862460

Premier Bank of Palos Verdes is a full service community bank that specializes in financing for businesses, professionals, and real estate investors. Kim, a results-oriented professional with over 20 years banking experience, serves on several local non-profit boards and is a member of Palos Verdes Kiwanis Club. Kim enjoys giving back to the community through volunteer efforts for many groups on the Peninsula.

Yann Fard is a Sr. Loan Consultant at Redondo Mortgage Center who specializes in Residential as well as Commercial loans. Yan is also a Reverse Mortgage Specialist who can help borrowers decide whether Reverse Mortgage is the right choice and if so help them benefit from that loan program. He published his book in 2011 titled "Student Satisfaction Checklist" and recently published a couple of articles, one in "Reverse Review" magazine and one in "Scotsman Guide".
Aaron Anvaripour
Redondo Mortgage Center
Sr. Loan Consultant
CA BRE# 01700378  |&nsbp; NMLS#352552
Annette Reeder
Harbor Lights Escrow


Born and raised in the South Bay, Aaron Anvaripour has been assisting people with their home finance needs for over a decade. After graduating from UCLA in 2004, he decided to launch his career as a service oriented mortgage professional. Aaron is dedicated to delivering awesome results through hard work, integrity, and contin-uously finding new ways to improve. He promises to provide the best combination of interest rates, loan products, and customer service available anywhere.

Over 24 years of escrow. I have enjoyed learning every aspect of the ever changing world of escrow over the years. Everyday I strive to be a strong asset to any and all real estate professionals I come in contact within our great community. Our clients receive the highest level of service with me and the great team at Harbor Lights Escrow.
Craig Harries
Pop A Lock
Joanne Galin
Orange Coast Title

Pop-A-Lock is the largest group of Locksmiths in the US with over 400 locations. You will find a Pop-A-Lock in every significant metropolitan area in the US, as well as in Canada, Mexico, and the Middle East. Pop-A-Lock West LA services customers from The Palisades to Downtown to Long Beach. The company is open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day and provides a full suite of residential, commercial, and automotive locksmith services.

Joanne Galin began her career back in 1984 and after more than 30 years in the industry has moved over to Orange Coast Tile and is very excited for this opportunity.
Monica Chambers
State Farm Insurance - Lori Richard Agency

Account Representative
310-792-9900 (O)   |  310-751-7020 (M)

David Nordel
Farmers-Martelaro Insurance Agency
Agent Associate
310.214.9481 Office
310.347.8964 Direct

"Like a Good Neighbor, State Farm is There!" Founded in 1922, we currently insure more Homes & Autos than any other insurer in the United States. We offer nearly 100 insurance products and financial services including Homeowners, Earthquake, Commercial Properties, Renters, Auto, Life, Health, Business Liability, Worker's Compensation and Specialty Products. The State Farm mission is to help people manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected, and realize their dreams.

As a Risk Analyst and Associate Agent I help individuals and businesses identify potential risks and develop strategies to minimize their liability exposure through the use of comprehensive insurance products. As an Eagle Scout, I understand the importance of honesty and integrity in any transaction and I bring the same commitment to the table every time I help a client. With over 30 years combined experience, our local agency understands the intricacies of completing a real estate transaction.
Michelle Lindgren
Western Resources Title
Account Representative

Juan Bueno
Old Republic Title
Vice President/Senior Acct. Executive

I have been a title rep for half my life and love working in my South Bay Community. Western Resources Title offers services that no other title company provides. We notify the listing agent when there is an inspection, follow up on the statement of information from the seller, and date down the file on a regular basis.I love being a Resource for agents and hope to work with you soon.

Juan A. Bueno celebrates over 16 years of title insurance service experience.His Business Administration background & innovative international account management skills make him the best candidate to service your account. He is very dependable and can help you maintain a smooth process when both opening and closing your transactions. Heit his responsibility to be accessible, efficient, and solution oriented. That means you'll receive fast, efficient, and personalized attention on every call.
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