LINTHICUM, MD, October 12, 2016 — NFM Lending is proud to announce that six of its Loan Originators have been named 2016 Five-Star Mortgage Professionals.

The six NFM Lending employees to receive this honor were Bill Driscoll, Branch Manager in Raynham, MA; Brian Pintar, Branch Manager in Greenwood Village, CO; Greg Cowart, Branch Manager in Glen Allen, VA; Joni Moncure, Loan Originator in Glen Allen, VA; Amy Samsal, Branch Manager in Sarasota, FL; and Joy Shearer, Branch Manager in Greensburg, PA.

“We focus each day at NFM on supporting all of our originators through empowerment, listening to their opportunities, and continually providing resources that allow them to be successful in reaching higher production levels, while providing the best quality of customer experience possible,” said Jason Ponsonby, Director of Sales. “We are honored to have six members of the NFM family recognized as Five-Star Mortgage Professionals this year and congratulate them on this distinguished achievement.”

Each year, the Five Star Professional organization conducts research to identify the top service professionals in over 45 markets throughout the U.S. They recognize the wealth managers, real estate agents, mortgage professionals, home/auto insurance professionals, and dentists who provide quality service to their clients.

NFM Lending was recently named a Top Workplace in the Washington Area by the Washington Post; a 2016 Top Mortgage Employer by National Mortgage Professional Magazine; one of the 50 Best Companies to Work For by Mortgage Executive Magazine; and was named the #1 Midsize Company in the Baltimore Area in 2015 by the Baltimore Sun. NFM Lending is proud of the excellent work its team does to achieve these honors.

About NFM Lending

NFM Lending is a mortgage lending company currently licensed in 29 states across the United States. The company was founded in Baltimore, Maryland in 1998. They attribute their success in the mortgage industry to their steadfast commitment to their customers and their community. NFM Lending has firmly planted itself in the home loan marketplace as “America’s Common Sense Residential Mortgage Lender™.” For more information about NFM Lending, visit, like our Facebook page, or follow us on Twitter.