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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.

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Josh Hefty

Founder | Branch Manager | NMLS 142078

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.

Andrew Wood

Loan Officer | NMLS 1689100

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

Processor | NMLS 2227078

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!

Glennleigh Mwakajumba

Loan Partner | Loan Officer | NMLS 1691556

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!

Brad Taylor

Loan Officer | NMLS 207335

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.

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