Team Member


Senior Loan Officer

NMLS # 545223



Joanne has three decades of experience in the mortgage industry, helping over 3,000 families secure financing for their new home. She is a Senior Loan Officer with Shelter Home Mortgage. Joanne is a graduate of Xinnix Academy of Mortgage Excellence. Joanne has won Shelter's President's Award for four consecutive years, and has also been the recipient of the MBAG Platinum Award, honoring Georgia loan originators who have demonstrated excellence in their field.

Born in Syracuse, NY, Joanne is the oldest of nine children. She is a graduate of Le Moyne College and earned her master’s degree from Syracuse University.

Joanne and her daughters moved to Atlanta in 1986. Today, Atlanta is still home for all her growing family, including three grandchildren. When not at work, Joanne enjoys spending time with her family here in Atlanta as well as all those in Syracuse. She is an avid tennis fan, follows the Atlanta Braves, and loves vintage cars. Her favorite charities include Children’s Miracle Network and Autism Speaks.

GA License # 35963

What excellent service! Everyone I encountered at Shelter Home Mortgage during the whole process was knowledgeable, friendly, and efficient. They kept me informed and updated on each step of the process. The seller’s agent even commented on how impressed she was with the updates and follow-through by Joanne and her entire team.
Tara P.
Joanne and her team were the best! During each step of the process I was given exceptional service. Very professional and courteous. They made me feel like I was #1 and their top priority.
Gregory W.
Joanne was knowledgeable, thorough, and always available to answer our questions. We’d use Shelter again even if they didn’t have the best rate, which they did!


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