Meet The 2 Mortgage Guys

The 2 Mortgage Guys are Steve DeLon and Ryan Minick. They’ve been helping clients with their home financing for over a decade!  They started out at GMAC Mortgage in the early 2000’s and have never looked back.  If you’re looking for a mortgage professional that knows the business and delivers a “down to earth” experience, then look no further than The 2 Mortgage Guys!

Steve DeLon

NMLS# 202876

Steve’s been in the business of helping people find the right mortgage loan since 2000. He specializes in helping people understand the mortgage and home buying process. Steve’s been then President of the Home Builders Association of Howard County and currently serves as Vice President. He’s also held the position of President of Local Lenders Association He’s a current board member at TCCA (The Children’s Christian Academy). Steve is also a four-time Honor Affiliate of The Year for the Realtors Association of Central Indiana. Steve is happily married with five children and two grandchildren. He loves spending time with family & friends, and enjoys relaxing by the pool, riding his motorcycle and rooting for the Reds, Pacers and the Colts!

Ryan Minick

NMLS# 203249

Ryan grew up in the small town of Peru, IN and has resided in Kokomo with his family since 2001. He’s been helping home buyers with their financing since 2003. Ryan started the business at GMAC Mortgage, moved to First Republic in 2008, and then in 2013, opened up the first LeaderOne Financial in Indiana. His biggest passion in the mortgage industry is helping first time homebuyers put together a path to home ownership. Ryan’s happily married with two boys that both attended Taylor High School.  When Ryan’s not working, you can find him playing racquetball, hanging out with his wife, riding his Harley or enjoying a cold beverage. Ryan loves rooting for the Colts, the Pacers and Sunday morning golf.

Our Ridiculously Talented Team:

We can’t do it all so we rely on our amazing team to help us provide a “That was easy” experience for our clients. Although they may be behind the scenes, you’ll get to know them all as they help you through the ever changing mortgage approval process. Yes, they are certainly better looking than us too!

Carrie Hair – Client Care Specialist / Office Manager

Carrie has been married to her husband Keith, a police/SWAT officer for the City of Kokomo, for twenty six years. Their two very active daughters keep them busy! Carrie is a lifelong resident of Miami County and is the proud daughter of a United States Air Force Veteran. She implemented and currently serves as the Fraternal Order of Police Auxiliary 078 President. She attends Abundant Life Church in Kokomo with her family and loves all things Disney. Carrie looks forward to serving your needs at LeaderOne Financial!

Kelly Hodges – Production Partner
NMLS# 1606970

Kelly is a fully licensed mortgage banker and works directly with us as our loan production partner. Kelly is a lifelong Kokomo resident and comes from a family of home builders, interior designers, and realtors. She is thrilled to continue the family tradition of working in the homeowning business! When she’s not working, Kelly enjoys doing crafty projects around her house and yard, kayaking the rivers of Indiana, and spending time with her beloved dog, Indy

Angie Kellar – Loan Processor

Angie has been in the mortgage industry with over 20 years of experience from loan origination to funding.  Angie was  born and raised in Grant county until moving to Kokomo in  1995.  She is a single mother that has raised a beautiful daughter.  She also has 1 step-daughter with 6 step-grandchildren that she adores.  In her spare time she loves to being with family, attending craft fairs in the fall, laying by the pool in the summer as well as trying to stay fit with kickboxing.   

Who is LeaderOne Financial?

LeaderOne Financial Corporation (NMLS#12007) is a revolution in mortgage banking. We are committed to our values of Service, Empowerment, and Accountability.

Our ownership model combines the best of both worlds; a commitment to individual empowerment with the backing of a solid, experienced, and committed team. Our customer experience is a function of our employee experience. Together, we truly can achieve more. Our belief in employee engagement doesn’t have a finish line.

Our mission is a better mortgage experience!

LeaderOne’s mission and commitment to you is dedicated to facilitating the dream of homeownership by providing you with Five-Star Service.

We believe in earning your trust by communicating to you the information need to know, when you need to know it and by offering the right mortgage for your unique financial picture at a competitive and fair price.

National Recognition:

The renowned monthly publication INC. Magazine recently named LeaderOne Financial as one of the 500 fastest growing private companies. LeaderOne Financial has earned the position of 149 on the 2011 Inc. 500, Inc.’s annual ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in America. We are extremely proud of this prestigious achievement. We thank Inc. Magazine for recognizing our dedication to hard work that has gone into building a better LeaderOne Financial. We also achieved the Top 25 Tech Savvy Lender award for 2011, so you can trust that we keep our systems timely and up-to-date.

Local Recognition:

So, what are you waiting for?

Whether you’re buying a home now, thinking about buying one later or refinancing your current mortgage, we can help!