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Industry veteran Tammy D. Kennedy heads up new location


Southaven, MS – July 12, 2017Castle & Cooke Mortgage, LLC®, one of the nation’s leading independent mortgage lenders with locations across the U.S., has expanded into Mississippi with the opening of its Southaven branch (NMLS #1647847). The new branch is led by industry veteran Tammy D. Kennedy (NMLS #35154), who has 16 years of experience in the mortgage industry and understands the housing needs of the Southaven area well.

“We are thrilled to have Tammy and her team join the Castle & Cooke Mortgage family,” expressed John F. Brawner (NMLS #218829), area manager for Castle & Cooke Mortgage. “This group is in a fast-growing market and they are aggressive in their approach to helping homebuyers. They accomplish this through excellent customer service, a vast knowledge of the industry and strong, trustworthy relationships with Realtors and builders.”

Prior to joining Castle & Cooke Mortgage, Kennedy was a sales manager for Envoy Mortgage and a senior loan officer with PrimeLending. Her years of experience have given her the expertise necessary to lead the Southaven team as they work together to serve the lending needs of their community. From rural housing loans and low down-payment programs to conventional lending options, Kennedy is persistent in her efforts to obtain the right loan for her clients’ needs. Her commitment to exceptional customer service is evident throughout the lending process.

“My team and I are looking forward to helping borrowers purchase or refinance a home while interest rates are still historically low,” said Kennedy. “And I am thrilled to become a part of Castle & Cooke Mortgage, one of the leading and most responsible mortgage lenders in the country.”

Kennedy can be reached at

or at the Castle & Cooke Mortgage Southaven branch, located at 5915 Getwell Road, Suite 5, Southaven, MS 38672.


About Castle & Cooke Mortgage

Castle & Cooke Mortgage, LLC® (NMLS #1251), one of the nation’s leading independent mortgage lenders with locations across the United States and more than 350 employees, is founded on three core values – integrity, honesty and transparency. Headquartered in Draper, Utah and backed by the financial strength of its more than 160-year-old sister company Castle & Cooke, Inc., the company is renowned for its smooth and efficient origination process, the unparalleled support provided to its sales force, and the quality customer service given to borrowers. The company has also been repeatedly recognized as a top employer. Castle & Cooke Mortgage can be found online at, on Twitter at @CastleandCooke and on Facebook at Castle & Cooke Mortgage is an Equal Housing Lender.

Castle & Cooke Mortgage, LLC is licensed in AL, AK, AZ, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KY, MD, MI, MS, MO, NE, NV, NM, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, TN, TX, UT, WA, WI and WY. Castle & Cooke Mortgage, LLC is licensed by the Arizona Department of Financial Institutions Arizona Mortgage Banker: BK-0908287. Castle & Cooke Mortgage, LLC is licensed by the Department of Business Oversight, under the California Residential Mortgage Lending Act License #4130740. In Colorado, Castle & Cooke Mortgage, LLC is regulated by the Division of Real Estate. Georgia Residential Mortgage Licensee, License #43759. Illinois Residential Mortgage Licensee. Oregon Mortgage Lending License #ML-4090.