BankSouth Mortgage is excited to welcome Jenny Terrell as the new Vice President, Producing Production Manager and Loan Officer at its Athens branch. Jenny, an Athens resident since 1996 and a University of Georgia alumna, brings to her new role 20 years of mortgage lending expertise coupled with a deep-rooted understanding of the local real estate market.
Before her mortgage career, Jenny was a familiar voice in Athens as a morning radio host on Magic 102.1. Her transition to mortgage lending has been marked by significant achievements, including being honored as the “2016 Business Affiliate of the Year” by the Athens Area Association of Realtors. Beyond her professional endeavors, Jenny is actively involved in the community as a Board Member of the Piedmont Athens Regional Foundation and a proud affiliate member of both the Athens Area Association of Realtors and the Athens Women’s Council of Realtors.
Joining her at BankSouth Mortgage are Danielle Wisz, Loan Officer Assistant, and April Watson, Processing/Underwriting Specialist. This dynamic trio, with nearly 15 years of collaborative experience, is renowned for their tailored approach in providing mortgage financing solutions, with Jenny actively at the forefront of origination.
Ryan Thompson, Area Producing Production Manager, expressed, “We are thrilled to have Jenny lead our Athens team. Her extensive knowledge of the Athens real estate market and commitment to community involvement are invaluable assets to our mission of excellence.”
Mac Cregger, SVP of Business Development, added, “Jenny’s deep understanding of our clients’ needs and her exceptional leadership skills are integral for our growth strategy in Athens.” As the Producing Production Manager, Jenny will work alongside and guide a talented team of Loan Officers – Christie Paulk, Cleveland Miller, and Cathy Thompson, as well as continue to serve clients’ as an originator herself.
Kim Nelson, CEO of BankSouth Mortgage, commented, “Jenny’s addition to our team aligns with our Company’s mission to deliver an unmatched mortgage experience to our clients and partners that benefits our communities. Her unique blend of local expertise and dedication to client satisfaction embodies the essence of BankSouth Mortgage’s commitment to building strong, vibrant communities.”
Jenny’s dedication to the Athens community, her focus on clarity and transparency in communication, and her proven mortgage experience are a winning combination that aligns perfectly with the BankSouth Mortgage family. The company firmly believes that her leadership will greatly contribute to its future successes.