Our Staff

Our friendly, helpful and knowledgeable staff are here for you every step of the way.

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Brian Grubbs
President MLO Raleigh Mortgage Group, IncNMLS 69586

Brian is the Owner of Raleigh Mortgage Group and is known for being one of the top Mortgage Brokers in the state. He loves using his expertise to help his customers in the Raleigh area to get the very BEST loan possible. He has 23 years of experience and relationships with some of the world’s largest banks, mortgage wholesalers and portfolio lenders. This allows him to provide you with the best loan available.

He helps his customers obtain the fastest loan closing with the best possible interest rate and closing cost available. He is also known for providing customers with more choices, flexibility and the ability to overcome nearly any situation that might be introduced to a transaction. Brian is always available to speak with you personally about your mortgage needs.

Brian started his mortgage career in 1997 after graduating from North Carolina State University. He began his career at Collinbrook Mortgage Corporation as the Senior Loan Officer. In 2001, Brian filled his dreams of opening and owning his own mortgage company.

Brian along with his staff have survived the economic downturn and is up to date and in compliance with all aspects of the recent mortgage reforms. Brian and his employees continue to offer personal and dependable service that has earned the trust and continued business of customers and referral partners.

Brian is an active member with the Raleigh Chamber of Commerce, Raleigh Regional Association of Realtors, and Mortgage Bankers Association of the Carolinas.

Brian has been happily married to the love of his life, Ann, for more than 21 years and together they have two wonderful daughters.

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Mike Alberico
Executive Vice President Raleigh Mortgage Group Inc.NMLS 938749

Mike has been with RMG since November of 2012 and is committed to providing quality service to all of his clients. Mike’s goal at RMG is to help the company expand and grow with his skills with finding the best mortgage rates and saving money for his clients.

Prior to working at RMG, Mike pursued a career within the Country Club Management system. After 13 years of working in the hospitality industry, he decided to pursue his real passion in the mortgage industry.

Mike graduated from UNCW in 2006 with a degree in Criminal Justice and a minor in Sociology. Mike is originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and moved to Wilmington, North Carolina when he was 12. He has lived in North Carolina since 2011 and now lives in North Raleigh with his wife, Amanda, and two adorable children.

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Bobby Tidrick
Senior Loan Officer Raleigh Mortgage Group Inc.NMLS 702300

Bobby has been a mortgage loan officer with Raleigh Mortgage Group (RMG) since February of 2015. Prior to RMG he worked as a Senior Financial Officer at State Employee’s Credit Union for 7 years.  Bobby has over 12 years in the mortgage and financial industry.  Bobby is committed to providing all of his clients with exceptional service and enjoys working with his clients and building relationships with them.

Bobby grew up in Roanoke Rapids, NC and went to college at Appalachian State University and graduated in 2003 with a B.S. in Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies. After graduation he moved to Raleigh and worked from 2003-2008 as a Golf Instructor before pursuing a career in the financial/mortgage industry. He currently lives in Wake Forest and has three adorable sons.

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Jeremy Hickok
Mortgage Loan Officer Raleigh Mortgage Group Inc.

Jeremy is a Mortgage Loan Officer at RMG and has been with our company since July 2019. He has been in the mortgage industry since 2012 and comes to us with experience as a Mortgage Loan Processor and a Compliance Specialist. Prior to the mortgage industry, he was in restaurant management for 7 years. His knowledge and experience is tremendous asset to our team!

Jeremy grew up in Burnt Hills, NY and graduated in 2011 from Mildred Elley in Albany, NY with an A.O.S. degree in Business Management. He moved to Raleigh, NC in 2014 and lives with his partner and their two adorable dogs.

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Ann Grubbs
Director of Operations Raleigh Mortgage Group Inc.

Ann is the Director of Operations at Raleigh Mortgage Group. Ann is Brian’s wife and together they are looking to expand Raleigh Mortgage Group into a company that is known around the Raleigh area.

After 8 years of being a stay-at-home mother, Ann has decided to jump back into her career full force providing support to her husband and assisting him with the day-to-day and overall operations of Raleigh Mortgage Group.

Ann graduated in 1998 from Meredith College with a Biology major. Prior to joining the team at Raleigh Mortgage Group, Ann was the project manager for Almac Sciences and managed drug trials for multiple countries world wide.

Ann is an active member with the Raleigh Chamber of Commerce, Raleigh Regional Association of Realtors and the community.

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Nancy Gonsalves
Mortgage Loan Processor Raleigh Mortgage Group Inc.

Nancy is a Mortgage Loan Processor with Raleigh Mortgage Group and has been with RMG since July of 2015. She comes to us with over 22 years experience in the mortgage industry working as a Mortgage Loan Underwriter, Mortgage Loan Processor and Mortgage Closer. Her knowledge and experience has been a tremendous asset to our team!

Nancy is originally from Syracuse, NY but now calls North Carolina home.

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Tracey Lynam
Mortgage Loan Processor Raleigh Mortgage Group Inc.

Tracey is a Mortgage Loan Processor at RMG and has been with our company since May 2019. She has been in the mortgage industry since 1996 and comes to us with experience as a Mortgage Loan Underwriter, Closing Specialist, Mortgage Processor/Closer and Loss Mitigation Specialist. Tracey’s experience is a tremendous asset to our team!

Tracey is originally from Wake Forest, NC and graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts and minor in Business Administration from Augusta University in Augusta, GA. She moved back to Raleigh in 1995 and resides with the love of her life, Bill. She is an avid animal lover and environmental activist. In her spare time, she enjoys painting landscapes, photography and spending time with her family.

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Michael “Mac” Cummings
Production Partner Raleigh Mortgage Group, Inc.

Mac is a Production Partner at RMG and joined our team in March 2020. He has been in the mortgage industry since 2012 and comes to us with over 20 years of experience in providing excellent customer service. His knowledge, experience and positive attitude has made him a wonderful asset to our RMG family!

Mac grew up in Plymouth NC and graduated high school in 1996. After serving in the US Military (NAVY) for 4 years, MAC switched his career path and jump head first into the customer service industry and has been providing top notch professional customer service to everyone he comes in contact with. MAC relocated to Raleigh in 2006 as a Customer Service manager for a technical support company and soon after started his career in the mortgage industry. He always has a smile on his face and loves to stay active with basketball and riding motorcycles. MAC also loves to sing and is an avid animal lover, wildlife in particular. He currently resides in Raleigh, NC and has two adorable children that he loves and cares for dearly.

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Dawn Thompson
Transaction Coordinator Raleigh Mortgage Group, Inc.

Dawn is a Transaction Coordinator at RMG and has been with our company since March 2020. She has been in the mortgage industry since 2001 and comes to us with experience as a Mortgage Loan Document Specialist, Mortgage Loan Processor/Closer, Post-Closing Specialist and Transaction Coordinator. Dawn’s knowledge and experience is a wonderful asset to our team!

Dawn is originally from Garden City, Michigan and is a huge University of Michigan and Detroit Lions fan! She move to Butner, NC in 1987 and has lived there ever since. She lives with her fiancé, Daniel and her two sons. In her spare time, she enjoys bowling, boating, roller skating, going to concerts and spending time with her two sons.

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Jacquelyn Watson-Rodriguez
Loan Partner Raleigh Mortgage Group, Inc.

Jacquelyn is a Loan Partner at RMG and has been with our company since March 2020. She grew up in Melbourne, Florida and attended the University of South Florida where she earned a bachelors in Psychology and Behavioral Healthcare. In 2014, Jacquelyn moved to Greeley, Colorado where she met her husband while attending graduate school at the University of Northern Colorado. Upon graduation, she and her husband moved back to Florida to be closer to family for a while. In 2020, they ultimately decided to make North Carolina their forever home where our paths crossed as we had the pleasure of assisting Jacquelyn with her mortgage. She was fantastic to work with & happened to be looking for a new career at the same time we were hiring. We like to think it was meant to be. Jacquelyn lives in Wake Forest with her husband and their 6 dogs and enjoys cooking, hiking, listening to audio books, and taking road trips. We love having Jacquelyn as a part of our RMG family!

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Dallas Holloway
Mortgage Loan Processor Raleigh Mortgage Group, Inc.

Dallas is a Mortgage Loan Processor with RMG and has been with us since May 2020. Dallas has been working in the mortgage industry since 2001 as a Senior Account Executive, Loan Officer and Processor. His wealth of knowledge and outgoing personality have been such a wonderful addition to our team.

Dallas has lived in Durham NC his whole life. He graduated from North Carolina Central University with a degree in Sociology. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his two adorable kids, his family, playing softball, basketball and his favorite sports team is the Dallas Cowboys.

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Jenna Craig
Junior Loan Processor Raleigh Mortgage Group, Inc.

Jenna is a Junior Loan Processor with RMG and has been with our company since July 2020. She comes to us with 9 years of marketing, media, and customer service experience and has been a wonderful addition to our team. Jenna grew up in Ohio where she graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a bachelor’s degree in Communication. She also has an associate degree in Digital Imaging and Business Applications. She moved to the Raleigh/Durham in 2008 where she met her husband. In her spare time, she enjoys photography, camping and hiking. She has hiked along the east coast and the Appalachian Mountains. She and her husband currently reside in Raleigh their adorable pets.

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Paige Tobben
Production Partner Raleigh Mortgage Group Inc.

Paige is a Production Partner at RMG and has been with our company since September 2020.

Paige grew up in Southern Pines, NC and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology and Global Studies from UNC Chapel Hill in 2014. After graduation, Paige moved to Bend, Oregon with her husband where she worked for Habitat for Humanity for three years as the Sales and Marketing manager for the Habitat ReStore. Paige then found a passion for small business and consumer lending as a Financial Service Representative for First Interstate Bank. She and her husband returned home to NC in August of 2020 for her husband to attend graduate school and we are so glad they did. We are thrilled to have Paige join our team. Her banking and customer service experience have been a tremendous asset. Paige enjoys exploring hiking trails, listening to live music, and spending quality time with her friends and family.

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Virginia Jernigan
Administrative Assistant Raleigh Mortgage Group Inc.

Virginia is an Administrative Assistant with RMG and has been with our company since September 2020. Virginia grew up in Clayton, North Carolina and attended East Carolina University where she earned a bachelors in Exercise Physiology in 2018. Virginia has 13 years of competitive cheerleading experience and was a collegiate cheerleader for East Carolina University all 4 years! After college, Virginia jumped straight into the fitness industry and worked as an Exercise Physiologist and Group Fitness Instructor. Her mother has worked in the mortgage industry ever since she can remember which sparked an interest in her to make a career change. She currently lives in Raleigh with her boyfriend and in her spare time enjoys being outside with her puppy and will never turn down a trip to the coast! Virginia is outgoing, full of energy and hardworking. She is an amazing asset to our team!