Shan Bott Mortgage Broker Shan Bott – Personal Mortgage Adviser

Mobile: 0412 667 815
Email: sbott@smartline.com.au

Shan Bott joined Smartline (formerly The Mortgage Gallery) with a Bachelor of Commerce and a Certificate IV in Financial Services, becoming a business owner in 2007.

Throughout this time, Shan’s devotion to meeting her clients’ unique needs, coupled with her ability to build long-term client relationships, has earned her a considerable amount of repeat and referral business.

Shan commits herself not only to her clients, but the wider Leederville community. A wife and mother of a young daughter, Shan still finds time to actively contribute to community organisations. She is involved with Heartkids WA and the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) as a Triathlon Pink participant.

Shan also hosts NBCF charity fundraising events and sponsors two children through World Vision Australia.

“It is both close and central to everything that is important to me – friends, family, social and specialties,” she said.

  • Smartline High Achievement Award 2014-2018, 2020, 2021

 

Chris Brown- Personal Mortgage Adviser

Mobile: 0439 998 813
Email: cbrown@smartline.com.au

Chris Brown started his career in the finance industry in 1986 and his financial talent and strong work ethic earned him numerous promotions throughout his banking career.

In 2005 he joined Smartline (formerly The Mortgage Gallery) before becoming a business owner in 2007.

Chris’s considerable experience has given him the opportunity to master complex financial challenges in a wide range of areas including commercial transactions, and regional and rural lending, allowing him to cater to virtually any finance requirement. His talent and ability to establish strong relationships with lenders and banks has been highly beneficial for his clients and has allowed him to help his clients grow and prosper financially.

Chris’s success was recognised with The Mortgage Gallery’s Special Achievement Award in 2008.

In addition to his professional success, Chris is an active community supporter. He is heavily involved with HeartKids WA as a financial member, as well as participant and fundraiser in the Heartkids Cycle Challenge in 2011 and 2012. He served on the Gala Ball Committee from its inception in 2007 until 2012.

  • Smartline High Achievement Award 2014-2018, 2020, 2021
  • Smartline Business Growth Award 2016, 2020
  • Smartline Client Care Award 2016

 

Todd Kahane – Personal Mortgage Adviser

Mobile: 0408 929 334
Email: tkahane@smartline.com.au

Having spent six years with a major bank in a variety of roles, in 2002 Todd joined Smartline (formerly The Mortgage Gallery) becoming a business owner in 2007.

His extensive financial experience and customer service commitment enable Todd to assist his clients to achieve their home ownership and investment goals while minimising the stress and confusion often associated with the process. Todd develops strong, nurturing relationships with his clients that have earned him a reputation for his outstanding service.

This client commitment has been rewarded with professional success. His accomplishments have been recognised with numerous awards including being named in The Mortgage Gallery’s top 10 on six occasions. He has also received the Special Achievement Award, The Mortgage Gallery Gold Award and The Mortgage Gallery Diamond Award.

The commitment and service that distinguish Todd from many others are also reflected in his community contributions. He is a strong supporter of HeartKids WA, as well as World Vision, Compassion Australia, Heart Foundation of WA, WA Deaf Society, PMH, and Greenpeace.

In his ‘down time’, Todd is a loyal supporter of the Richmond Tigers and enjoys the fresh, clean air and beautiful beaches of Perth.

  • Smartline High Achievement Award 2014-2018, 2020, 2021
  • Finalist Smartline WA Client Care Award 2013
  • Finalist Smartline High Achievement Award 2013

 

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Dave Urquhart – Personal Mortgage Adviser

Mobile: 0439 664 123
Email: daveu@smartline.com.au

Dave Urquhart joined Smartline (previously The Mortgage Gallery) after 15 years with Bankwest in senior level roles. His last position being State Sales Manager for the Broker Channel in Western Australia.

During his years of service Dave took a career break in 1993 to complete his Bachelor of Arts degree. He then went back and had numerous senior roles within the bank and implemented many changes along the way.

Dave knows first hand the frustrations that clients have dealing directly with the banks and has seized the opportunity to take his expertise of good banking practices back out into the community and provide the customers with the service and experience that they deserve.

With their extensive knowledge in lending, Dave ensures that the customer is fully aware of all the options that are available to them. From personal loans, first home owners and investors to commercial lending they guide their clients into the loan suited to their individual needs.

Smartline Franchise of the Year WA Finalist 2018
Smartline High Achievement Award 2013, 2014, 2015, 2018
Smartline Franchise of the Year Award Winners 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017
Smartline High Achievement Award Over $100m Winner 2017
AMA Finalists 2014, 2015

 

Currambine Mortgage Broker Sandy MazzucchelliSandy Mazzucchelli – Personal Mortgage Adviser

Mobile: 0429 664 870
Email: sandym@smartline.com.au

Before joining Smartline (previously The Mortgage Gallery) in 2003, Sandy worked in the finance industry for Bankwest. Sandy held senior positions within Bankwest and knows full well how imperative it is to keep up to date with changes within the industry and to provide exceptional customer service.

Sandy has been in the top 10 writers for the company multiple times since joining. This is a reflection of the great pride she takes in finding the appropriate loan for the clients’ individual needs, working through the whole process from loan application to settlement.

Smartline Franchise of the Year WA Finalist 2018
Smartline High Achievement Award 2013, 2014, 2015, 2018
Smartline Franchise of the Year Award Winners 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017
Smartline High Achievement Award Over $100m Winner 2017
AMA Finalists 2014, 2015

 

Currambine Mortgage Broker Mark CarruthersMark Carruthers – Personal Mortgage Adviser

Mobile: 0448 122 208
Email: mcarruthers@smartline.com.au

Mark joined Smartline (previously The Mortgage Gallery) in 2009 after 20 years in the banking industry with the ANZ Bank. Most of this time was in the retail lending area. The last eight years were at the Joondalup branch which was the second largest lending branch in Perth.

Mark believes in providing the highest level of customer service. This is shown by the comments from customers who Mark has assisted since joining Smartline.

  • Mark gave us lots of options, provided us with sound advice.
  • Mark would see us at home which was great, he was very informative, always friendly – have referred friends.
  • I have known Mark for a long time now and we are very confident with Mark’s ability in all aspects.
  • Mark was excellent went above and beyond what we expected from him.
  • Mark was very accommodating with following things up with us, easy to understand.

On a personal note, Mark is married with three daughters, enjoys fishing, boating, golf, and is a member of the Whitfords Volunteer Sea Rescue.

Mark has brought a wealth of experience and knowledge and is a valued member of the team at Smartline.

Smartline Franchise of the Year Award Winners 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

 

Leonie LeCras – Personal Mortgage Adviser

Mobile: 0419 033 100
Email: llecras@smartline.com.au

Leonie has worked in the finance industry for 19 years. Prior to joining Smartline previously The Mortgage Gallery) in July 2008, Leonie was with Bankwest for 10 years.

Leonie believes listening to her customers needs and delivering valuable customer service to the best of her ability are important to her role as a finance manager.

On a personal level, Leonie is married with three children and she is very loyal and committed. Leonie and her husband Peter love watching her sons play football for the local club in Cervantes.

She also loves spending time with her daughter Carly who is a primary school teacher and her many grandchildren.

Smartline Franchise of the Year Award Winners 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

 

Cathy Whyte – Personal Assistant

Email: cforster@smartline.com.au

Joining the team at Joondalup in 2006 changed her life dramatically (in a positive way) and she has never looked back.

Cathy received the company Administration Member of The Year Award for 2007 and 2008 and was a finalist for this award in 2009 and 2010.

In 2011 she received a Special Achievement Award for Administration Member.

Her role includes assisting and processing loans for the brokers, assisting clients from lodgement of their loan application through to settlement and covering any issues relating to the running of the office which may arise throughout the day.

Cathy’s personal life centres largely around husband Dean, daughter Courtney and son Trent.

Smartline Franchise of the Year Award Winners 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015