Dan and Laura Bathje
Dan Bathje, with his wife of 28 years, Laura, started StrongTower Mortgage in 2004 for the purpose of getting Colorado buyers and home owners the best loan possible for their homes. Dan had several years of Tax preparation and an accounting/business degree to lend to his great expertise of numbers, as well as a great desire to navigate and counsel consumers through the confusing and varied world of home finance. Being a broker of loans gives Dan the ability to “shop” loans for his clients guaranteeing them the best possible rate and experience, regardless of their previous history with financial lending institutions.
Dan is the father of 4 children, enjoys spending time with them and his wife, as well as cross-country ski racing, mountain biking, and conquering the Incline, some 200+ steps into the altitude in Manitou Springs, Colorado.
Loan Officer/Credit Repair expert
The often confusing and chaotic world of home loans and credit need an experienced guide. With six years working and navigating the FICO system as a credit repair expert, and six years guiding new homeowners on obtaining the dream of home ownership, Sean Nickle is just the person to safely lead home buyers through the chaotic storm of home loans. He can help with understanding how the system works and enable those with less than perfect credit to succeed in raising their scores and obtaining their dream of owning a home. Twelve years’ experience makes Sean Nickle the mortgage expert for those who have been told their scores are not perfect enough for home ownership.
Loan Officer / NMLS#1872267
Aldrena has been in the mortgage industry for 13 years. She has extensive experience in a number of different areas in the industry – servicing mortgages, processing, underwriting as well as in the closing department. With her varied knowledge of mortgages, Aldrena decided to transitioned to loan origination. Aldrena thrives when it comes to helping people find a path to homeownership. Her ability to educate borrowers on how to use their homes as financial tools, makes her job extremely rewarding. Out of the office, you’ll find Aldrena hanging out with her husband, her kids and her Great Dane. They enjoy photography, soccer, martial arts, traveling and volunteering with the local Head Start program.
Charlie Winberg has over 15 years of mortgage lending experience, 6 years in the title insurance business, and 3 years as a real estate broker. He earned a business degree from UNLV, and has been calling Colorado Springs home since 1991. In his off hours, he likes to hike and bike, play guitar, work in the garden, and hang out with his cats. For more information, visit his personal website: charliewinberg.com.