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Why Choose Academy Mortgage?

Academy Mortgage is a direct lender. This means that all of the processing, underwriting, and funding for our loans is done in our local branch offices. The local teams have the tools and resources they need to do these things quickly and efficiently. This means your loan file will be handled by our local team from start to finish. They will always be up to date on the status of your loan.


Our Purpose is to build, nurture, protect, preserve, and promote a culture that Inspires Hope, Delivers Dreams, and Builds Prosperity in the lives of our employees, partners, homeowners, and, communities.


Our People are the most valuable currency we hold. We are invested in and committed to attracting, retaining, and bonding with like-minded individuals (People who share our Passion for Purpose).


We are Passionate about creating FANS. We do this through the delivery of FANomenal experiences to homeowners, partners, and employees, which separates and differentiates us from our competition in ways that will drive market share.


We commit to continuous improvement, measurement and accountability, with a hyper-focus on key practices and behaviors that increase personal, team, and organizational Productivity.


Performance is about winning, which at Academy Mortgage is about our ability to sustainably drive profit, to Build Prosperity for our People, and achieve our Purpose.

Contact a loan officer today, and we can help you break it down to see if this is a good option for you!

Brian Aungst

Loan Officer

NMLS: 2031470

State Lic: LO-1038828

PHONE: (928) 514-1592

Ray Ochoa

Senior Loan Officer

NMLS 214114

State Lic: AZ LO-0915882, TN 238287

PHONE: (928)246-5937

PHONE: (928) 247-9089

Rosa Castillo

Senior Loan Officer

NMLS# 799138

State Lic: LO-0944489

PHONE: (928)920-2831

PHONE: (928) 247-9089

Corey Seward

Corey Seward

Loan Officer

NMLS: 2137785

State Lic: LO-1026723

PHONE: (928) 247-9089 x33935

Bill Craft

Sales Manager

NMLS 1621885

State Lic: LO-0942496

PHONE: (928)366-1639

PHONE: (928) 247-9089

Derek Egeberg

Branch Manager

NMLS 180899

State Lic: AZ LO-0915245, TN 236104

PHONE: (928)246-0422

PHONE: (928) 247-9089

Brenda Hurtado

Loan Officer

NMLS: 2333849

State Lic: LO-1039337

PHONE: (928) 304-3183

Academy Mortgage Yuma - Robert Wright

Robert Wright

Loan Officer

NMLS# 1989817

State Lic: LO-1012538

PHONE: (928) 247-9089 X33917

PHONE: (928) 366-1637

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