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Our Team

We like to think that we have a unique perspective on home financing and what it takes to make buying a home an enjoyable experience.

Josh Hefty

Broker | Owner

Josh started Cahaba Mortgage in 2016 after a 11 year career in a variety of different mortgage operations. He felt like he could offer the most competitive rates and fees as a broker and be able to provide an even larger variety of loan options to his clients. He has 2 wonderful children, David & Katie, an amazing wife, Emily, 2 dogs, Charlie & Lucy, and enjoys golf, reading, cards, and movies.

Roger Sheaves

VP of Operations

Roger has 19+ years’ experience in both retail and wholesale mortgage sales and operations for various organizations. From Loan Officer to Branch manager to his current role, Roger thrives on building teams and removing obstacles so that others can succeed! Roger has 2 children, Ryan and Elli, and lives in Franklin, TN. Roger enjoys, golf, world travel and cooking in his free time.

Barry Logan

Branch Manager

Knowledgeable / Available / Trustworthy... Barry has spent over 38 years working within the financial industry. In the past 20 years, he has provided positive mortgage experiences for individuals and families, creating a steady stream of referrals and returning clients. The knowledge and wisdom Barry has acquired has equipped him to give sound advice and clear direction which goes far beyond simply providing a mortgage. While Barry is up to speed with the latest technology that has made the mortgage process easier, he still believes in the importance of building relationships and being personally available to his clients. Barry often meets with clients after normal business hours and seeks to attend loan closings to provide additional reassurance as well as celebrate dreams coming true. Barry is a strong person in faith. Principles described in the Bible profoundly direct Barry's daily focus in serving others and in being a person of his word. Making a difference in the lives of his family, friends, co-workers, and clients motivates Barry to work hard and to "go the extra mile". Buying a home is a major financial decision that impacts our financial future which makes it imperative to secure a seasoned lender. If you are looking for a knowledgeable, available, trustworthy mortgage professional, Barry Logan is your "mortgage guy".

Emily Batemon

LOA / Processor

Emily began assisting with residential mortgages in the summer of 2018. Prior to mortgages, she spent many years in retail banking helping customers with their financial needs. Emily lives in Pinson with her husband and their three dogs. She enjoys painting, traveling, listening to audiobooks, and spending time with her family and friends.

Chris Baker

Processing Mngr | Loan Officer

Chris has been in the mortgage industry since 2006. He has had a variety of roles in both the front and back ends of the mortgage process. He is originally from Montgomery, but has lived in Birmingham since 2004. He is an avid bowler and loves to play golf and cards.

Andrew Wood

Loan Officer

Andrew was born and raised in the Birmingham area. He attended Auburn University and graduated with a degree in business specializing in leadership and philanthropy. After graduating, Andrew spent two years working with local non-profit organizations such as The Boys and Girls Club. In 2017 he decided to join the mortgage business as a Loan Officer. He has a passion for helping his clients and business partners overcome any obstacles in the home buying process. He takes pride in making a difference in the lives of others through home ownership. Finding the perfect loan for his clients is what makes his job so rewarding. He is married to his wife Rachael and they recently had their first child, Emery. In his free time, he enjoys riding motorcycles and spending time with his family.

Lori Farley


Lori grew up in Hoover, Alabama. She currently lives in Gardendale with her husband, Brad, and two boys. She graduated from UAB in 2009 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Criminal Justice then went on to Birmingham School of Law, graduating in 2013. She’s been in the mortgage industry since 2012. Three things left on her bucket list include: sky diving, riding in a hot air balloon, and attending an Elton John concert. WE LOVE HAVING LORI AS PART OF OUR TEAM!

Cliff Austin

Loan Officer

Cliff has been in the financial services industry for more than 10 years and has extensive background in all things home related, to include insurance and construction. He served for 10 years in the US Army with multiple tours overseas, and was a police officer before moving to the financial services sector. Cliff has a B.S. in Political Science, an M.S. in Criminal Justice, and is currently working on his MBA. He has been married to his wife Kristin since 2016 and loves international travel with her. Cliff enjoys hunting, fishing, golfing, and spending time with his nephews and nieces.

Glennleigh Mwakajumba

Loan Officer | LOA

Glennleigh has been in the mortgage industry since 2017. She has had various roles, including processor, underwriter, and now loan officer. This is a unique position, as she understands the mortgage business from all sides. In addition to this, she is fluent in Spanish as well. She enjoys her spare time with her family, is a huge movie buff, and loves being outdoors!

Cody Britton

Loan Officer

Cody spent the first ten years of his career leading operational and sales teams in the construction and healthcare industry. Eventually, his desire to positively impact people and to help others, led him to the mortgage industry. He joined the Cahaba Mortgage team in September of 2020, and he thrives on using his creative thinking and compassion to help customers realize the dream of owning a home. Cody lives in Gardendale, AL with his wife, son, and two dogs and enjoys woodworking, playing guitar and fantasy football.

Brad Taylor

Loan Officer

Brad has over 14 years experience working in the financial industry. He will use that experience to guide you through the processes that are integral to turning your home ownership dreams into reality. Brad resides in Gulf Breeze, FL with his wife, Christy, their two daughters, Layla and Camille, and their dog, Brady. Brad enjoys playing golf, grilling, college sports, and family days by the pool or at the beach.

Kyle Terry

Loan Officer

Kyle was born and raised in Birmingham, AL. He started working in the mortgage industry in 2012 as a loan processor and in 2017 became a licensed loan officer. He is very passionate about helping his clients and referral partners, and he is always upfront and honest. Kyle also believes in hard work and doing what is right. He will provide exceptional customer service and communication through out the loan process. Kyle married his high school sweetheart in 2014 and now has 2 beautiful children! In his free time, he enjoys playing golf, coaching traveling, hanging out with family, and let’s not forget watching football (Roll Tide)!

Rebecca Cleckler

Director of Marketing

Rebecca is the Cahaba Mortgage Marketing Coordinator and Loan Officer Assistant to owner, Josh Hefty. She joined us after 18 years in the medical sales industry. Rebecca grew up in Decatur, AL, graduated from Birmingham-Southern College and now resides in Hoover. She and her husband Eric have 2 children, Hoyt & Kate, and their beloved goldendoodle. In her free time (ha! what free time? I'm a mother!) Rebecca enjoys good wine, playing the piano, and oil painting.

Chad Bright

Loan Officer

Chad has spent the last 4 years in the mortgage lending industry successfully serving hundreds of clients and making their dream of home ownership, or refinancing their current home, a reality. Chad’s top priority during the mortgage loan process is to make things easy for his clients. Chad takes pride in knowing he’s met his client’s needs, by setting them up with the best mortgage product and interest rate available! Chad resides in Dothan, Alabama with his wife Erin and his 3 children Carter, Owen, and Reese

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