Danielle Villamor knows mortgages and has a passion for numbers, which allows her to excel in the industry. She’s found value in helping buyers find the perfect home or get better rates and considers herself blessed to work in this capacity. Not to mention, customizing each home buying experience is her forte.
With September being her work anniversary, we give this month’s Employee Spotlight to Danielle.
How long have you been at AFL:
I just reached my one-year mark on September 4 of this year!
What is your role:
Senior Loan Originator
Before working here, what was an interesting job you had:
I have worked in Finance for as long as I can remember, however, I received my Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice as I wanted to pursue a career in Law at one point. While doing so, I worked as a volunteer for a program that focused on the youth, which offered them mentorship from college students and law enforcement. I will never forget the experience!
What has been your favorite part of working here:
My favorite part about working at AFL is that we are colleagues that have become family and we constantly push each other to succeed and elevate ourselves each and every day! This is so important in the workplace as it allows us to collectively go above and beyond for our clients.
If you could do any other job here what would it be:
What hobbies and interests do you have outside of work:
I enjoy workouts, listening to music, and traveling to new places with my loved ones. I’m also huge on self-improvement and meditation so I enjoy reading, Audiobooks and podcasts and Applications such as “Calm” or “Headspace.”
What is your hidden talent:
I’ve always liked to write poetry
What is your favorite quote:
“I never dreamed about success. I worked for it.” ― Estee Lauder