About Our Team

Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, Texas

Lance Dickson
Senior VP/Partner

About Lance Dickson

Lance Dickson was born and raised in San Diego, CA. He came to Tucson to attend the University of Arizona on a baseball scholarship. Dickson, a former All American at Arizona, was the first-round draft pick of the Chicago Cubs in 1990 and major league pitcher. He played 7 seasons for the Chicago Cubs before injuries ended his career. Lance shifted gears into the mortgage industry where he quickly built a team of top-level professionals. Lance and his team have served the Arizona community for 24 years. The Lance Dickson team has ranked among the top 1% of loan officers in America 18 years running! An accomplishment a mere handful of loan professionals in the United States can claim. Lance is also one of only a few to attain his Certified Mortgage Planning Specialist designation some 15 years ago and continues as a certified instructor for the state of Arizona in all facets of real estate and mortgage lending. Lance held the position of Chief Operating Officer for NOVA Home Loans for 12 years and has been a leader at Nova for more than two decades. His attention to detail and service level commitments to his clients, remain unmatched and stand out as the key factor in his success. Lance has been a member of The Chairman’s Club for top producers literally every year of the award's existence. To date, Lance and his team have successfully closed over 16,000 loans for over 3 Billion in volume putting him in the top 100 in America, all time. As a consummate leader in the mortgage industry, it’s no surprise that Dickson has surrounded himself with the best of the best the industry has to offer, in terms of his team. Each member of the Lance Dickson Team understands the concept of “Over-deliver” as that has remained the team mantra since day one. Choosing the Lance Dickson Team for your mortgage financing needs means you will be expertly guided through the loan process each and every step of the way. Consistent communication, a fierce commitment to our clients, and 24/7 availability is our value guarantee.

Lance has 3 beautiful children. A daughter and two sons. Lance loves all things sports and enjoys skiing, hiking, biking, and the beach.

Brogan Kemmerly
Loan Officer

About Brogan Kemmerly

Brogan Kemmerly is a native of Tucson, Arizona. A former college athlete standout, Kemmerly has proven to be one of the best and brightest the industry has as evidenced by his current ranking within the company. In just his 6th year in the business, Kemmerly has successfully closed several hundred transactions for NOVA Home Loans and The Lance Dickson Team. Brogan is a certified instructor for the state of Arizona and teaches numerous courses to both mortgage and real estate professionals. Kemmerly is well versed when it comes to loan programs and has consistently and successfully navigated his clients through virtually every type of loan program offered. Brogan is also a frequent guest and panelist on both television and radio shows related to real estate and mortgage lending, including “Your Money Matters” and “The Morning Blend”.His specialties include first-time home buyer’s programs, down payment assistance programs, as well as FHA, VA, and conventional loans. His passion and drive for the business is only outshined by his commitment to his clients. Brogan remains available 24/7 and is quickly becoming a rising star in the mortgage industry. Kemmerly is currently licensed as a loan officer in AZ, CA, and TX. One of only a few in the company to hold 3 licenses, Kemmerly is dedicated to serving his clientele in ways that are meaningful, consistent, and custom-tailored to the specific borrower.

Brogan has a brother living in Flagstaff and a sister living in Los Angeles. A former college football player, Kemmerly enjoys watching college and pro football as well as trips to the gym and playing all sports.

Teena Brun
Loan Officer

About Teena Brun

Teena Brun was born in Tucson, AZ… A veteran of the business, Brun has successfully closed over 1,000 purchase and refinance transactions in her career at NOVA Home Loans. A career that has spanned over a decade, Teena takes exceptional care of her clients and provides a tailored approach to each client, paying close attention to their specific needs. Teena Brun has a unique and comprehensive approach to the business that can be credited to her extensive loan underwriting background. Simply put, there is no detail missed when your loan is handled by Teena Brun. Brun currently ranks #1 in the company for loan file accuracy as well as #1 in the company for receiving underwriting approval, ahead of the closing date. Yes, we measure these things! Teena is a highly proficient mortgage lender and has successfully secured financing for virtually all types of loan programs. Her specialties include jumbo loans, exclusive doctor & professional only programs, as well as FHA and conventional financing. However, Teena has a passion for our veterans and takes great pride in her knowledge of all things VA loans. Her level of customer service is superior as evidenced by our testimonial page. She remains the top choice for the most selective real estate professionals in our industry!

Teena is married and has two beautiful children. Her daughter is 15 and her son is 12. Teena’s #1 enjoyment is watching pro football, the beach and her amazing dog, Brody!!

Chris Miller
Loan Officer

About Chris Miller

Jessica Reyes
Loan Processor

About Jessica Reyes

Christine Smart
Assistant Processor

About Christine Smart

Moe Harbison
Loan Underwriter

About Moe Harbison

Alton Cartwright
Loan Underwriter

About Alton Cartwright

Nina VanAlstine

About Nina VanAlstine