If anyone understands the secrets to success at AdvantageFirst Lending, it’s Andrew Kayes. Over the last few years, he’s been able to offer homebuyers a customized experience that has earned him Top Funder and MVP awards. His ability to provide exceptional service with every experience is why Andrew is our November 2021 spotlight.
Here’s a little more about Andrew.
How long have you been at AFL:
3 ½ years
What is your role:
Before working here, what was an interesting job you had:
I was a Sous Chef at a restaurant in Upstate New York partly owned by Abby Wambach’s brother.
What has been your favorite part of working here:
By far, the people. Everyone has a mutual love and respect for one another, which provides such an incredible environment.
If you could do any other job here, what would it be:
Operations! I’d try to help streamline the overall process behind what we get to do!
What hobbies and interests do you have outside of work:
Spending time with my family, mountain biking, skiing, and playing golf.
What is your hidden talent:
I am an elite chess player
What is your favorite quote:
“If you’re trying to achieve, there will be roadblocks. I’ve had them; everybody has had them. But obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.” – Michael Jordan