Leadership

Leadership

Our Team That Makes it Happen

The Essex Correspondent Team has decades of experience in Mortgage Banking and Correspondent Lending. We know that without successful Clients, we ourselves cannot be successful. Our platform was created around building “win/win” long term partnerships. Reach out to our any one of our Team Members. We are the Team that can make things happen for you!

Roland Weedon

Position: Owner & CEO
Categories: Management

Hailing from Essex, England, Roland Weedon founded Essex Mortgage in 1986. With a background in education, Roland remained adamant that educating the client wouId be the company’s #1 priority. Today, Roland still holds to the fact that an educated client is best equipped to make decisions that are not only in their best interest, but also help in achieving both short and Iong-term goaIs.

While education is vital, so is adherence to the company’s mission and vision statements. We are lucky to be completely staffed with like-minded mortgage professionals whose priorities align with ours and who share in the philosophy expressed in our mission and vision. In fact, some of our employees have been with us 20+ years! We strive to provide every employee with an environment of support where success becomes simple. This approach guides us in all of our decisions. That is our culture.

Here at Essex, our dedication shows in our interactions with everyone. Simply put, our Essex Family is honored to take care of your family and has been since day one.

Roland Weedon

Owner & CEO

Hailing from Essex, England, Roland Weedon founded Essex Mortgage in 1986. With a background in education, Roland remained adamant that educating the client wouId be the company’s #1 priority. Today, Roland still holds to the fact that an educated client...

Jon Grafflin

Position: Correspondent Channel Executive
Categories: Management

Mr. Grafflin has been a Mortgage Banker for over 20 years. His experience spans across multiple disciplines in both Retail and Correspondent environments, including leading National sales organizations and running origination Channels on multiple occasions. He has earned both his Certified Mortgage Banker (CMB) and Accredited Mortgage Professional (AMP) designations from the Mortgage Bankers Association of America, and has served as a Director of the Texas Mortgage Bankers Association. He resides with his family in Dallas, TX.

Jon Grafflin

Correspondent Channel Executive

Mr. Grafflin has been a Mortgage Banker for over 20 years. His experience spans across multiple disciplines in both Retail and Correspondent environments, including leading National sales organizations and running origination Channels on multiple occasions. He has earned both his...