The Stoner Venable TeamBest friends for over 15 years, Jenny Stoner and Kim Venable have been working together since the late 1990’s. The dynamic duo and their 4 team members pride themselves on offering “Mortgages with a Personal Touch!” that many other lenders seem to leave out; that’s why they have both been named Five Star Mortgage Professionals for multiple years by Charlotte Magazine. Having backgrounds in mortgage operations allows this team to be better mortgage consultants by having the knowledge and capability to walk their clients step by step to a smooth closing! They have a combined 40 of years in the mortgage industry. They want people to know they are not just a loan number! They are people who have families and goals and dreams!
Jenny Stoner has been a resident of Charlotte, NC for almost 20 years. After graduating from Georgia Southern University, she started in the Mortgage Business as a processor in 1997 and with the exception of a few years working in finance for her church, she has been in the business ever since. Jenny loves providing her customers with an exceptional mortgage experience, which is evident because she get most of her business from the referrals of her past clients and friends. Jenny & Mark have been married for 15 years and have one son, Nathan, who is 12 years old.
Kim Venable graduated from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in 1991. She has more than 20 years of experience as a mortgage banker, with a background in mortgage processing, underwriting and management. She understands that clear communication is the key to celebrating successful closings. Kim’s expertise in strategic financial planning, her dedication to client satisfaction, and her proven track record of providing the best mortgage solutions all create a fantastic mortgage experience for her clients. Kim takes the anxiety out of the mortgage process by getting to know her families, their needs and their dreams, and by helping them find the mortgage that fits their present and future. She's dedicated to building strong relationships with homebuyers, homeowners, real estate agents, builders and financial planners. Kim and her husband, Don, have two children: Brittany, 16, and Alex, 13.
Connie Johnson started in the mortgage business as a processor in 1994 and has had the opportunity to work in several roles in the industry that make her a valuable asset to the team. Connie is Jenny Stoner’s loan partner and is responsible for providing fast and accurate pre-approvals to our clients and agents. Connie has two sons — 21-year-old Alexander and 18-year-old Parker.
Kelly Nordby graduated from Iowa State University with a Finance degree in 2000. She is the Stoner Venable Team’s assistant, responsible for getting clients to a smooth and successful closing! Kelly is the Stoner Venable Team’s closing coordinator, aka “paperwork goddess,” and manages the part of the loan process starting from the contract signing all the way through to closing. She works closely with our clients, agents, operations team and attorneys to help ensure a smooth and on-time closing.
Kelly has worked 13 years in the mortgage industry, which includes seven years of underwriting experience and attention to detail that make her perfect for this role! Her goal is to provide exceptional customer service and make sure clients are having an amazing experience from the time they sign their contract on a new home until they get their keys.
While originally hailing from Iowa, Kelly and her husband, Matt, have lived in Charlotte for the past five years (and do NOT miss the Midwest winters). They have one son, Duke, who was born in the spring of 2018.
Mary O’Hanlon serves as Kim Venable’s loan approval coordinator. She is responsible for providing timely and accurate approvals to clients and agents. She assists the Stoner Venable Team in providing mortgages with a personal touch. Mary’s passion is providing excellent service to clients from application to contract. She has such a gift for caring for and loving clients and partners. Mary is originally from Pennsylvania and has been in Charlotte since 2005. She has three daughters — Olivia, 14, Alana, 13, and Alexis, 12.
Kaitlin Martin is currently pursuing a marketing degree at College of Coastal Georgia. She serves as the Stoner Venable Team’s communications and agent services coordinator. Kaitlin helps with marketing efforts, helps spread the “Stoner Venable Love” to agents and clients, and helps serve clients and agents with excellence through her amazing administrative abilities. Kaitlin’s attention to detail and servant’s heart make her a perfect addition to the team.