Monica Velarde

Mortgage Loan Officer

NMLS: 291384

Celebrating a Milestone: Mountain West Financial Attains Great Place to Work Certification

We are thrilled to share a significant achievement that truly sets us apart. Mountain West Financial has been awarded the prestigious Great Place to Work Certification. This certification is a testament to our commitment to fostering a workplace culture that prioritizes trust, camaraderie, and overall employee well-being.

Great Place to Work Certification

Great Place To Work® is the global authority on workplace culture, employee experience, and the leadership behaviors proven to deliver market-leading revenue, employee retention and increased innovation.

"Great Place To Work Certification is a highly coveted achievement that requires consistent and intentional dedication to the overall employee experience," says Sarah Lewis-Kulin, the Vice President of Global Recognition at Great Place To Work. She emphasizes that Certification is the sole official recognition earned by the real-time feedback of employees regarding their company culture. “By successfully earning this recognition, it is evident that Mountain West Financial, Inc. stands out as one of the top companies to work for, providing a great workplace environment for its employees."

Expressing Gratitude to Our MWF Family

Our journey to becoming a Great Place to Work has been shaped by the dedication and passion of our incredible team members—the MWF Family. We extend our deepest gratitude to each and every individual who contributes to the vibrant tapestry of our workplace.

"At Mountain West Financial, we believe that a great workplace is built on a foundation of trust, collaboration, and a shared commitment to excellence.” Said Employee Engagement Manager Kristine Scheffler. “In the dynamic world of mortgages, our team thrives because we foster an inclusive environment that values diverse perspectives, encourages innovation, and supports professional growth. We're not just in the business of mortgages; we're in the business of empowering our employees to reach new heights and achieve their fullest potential. At Mountain West Financial, Inc., every day is an opportunity to contribute to something extraordinary and be part of a team that defines what it means to be a great place to work in the mortgage industry."

It's Just Who We Are

Our company culture is rooted in the values of integrity, collaboration, and continuous learning. We foster an environment where every team member's voice is heard, and ideas are not just welcomed but celebrated. This recognition as a Great Place to Work reinforces our belief that a positive culture is the bedrock of a thriving organization.

The happiness and satisfaction of our team members directly translate into better service for our clients. A positive workplace culture creates a motivated and engaged team that is dedicated to delivering excellence. As we celebrate this milestone, we want our clients to know that our commitment to providing top-notch service is deeply intertwined with the well-being and fulfillment of our employees.

Achieving Great Place to Work Certification is not just a milestone for us; it is a celebration of the vibrant community that makes up the MWF Family. We are excited about the journey ahead, as we continue to prioritize the well-being of our team members and deliver exceptional service to our valued clients. This recognition is a testament to the collective efforts of our dedicated team, and we look forward to building an even brighter future together.


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