Lee has spent his life living in the great state of Utah. He married his sweetheart JoLynn in 1978 and is the proud father of 5 remarkable children and grandfather of 9 perfect grandchildren. Lee enjoys spending time outdoors where he can hunt, go 4 wheeling and cave spelunking. Lee is very community driven and finds ways to volunteer when the opportunity arises. He helped sponsor “Our American Heritage” to pay tribute to those that helped build this great nation, volunteers as the HOA President for his planned community, was presented with the Taylorsville Citizen of the year award and that’s just a few.
Lee is the President and CEO of America West Financial where he still continues to be a dedicated loan officer. Lee started America West Financial in 2004 after being introduced to the mortgage industry a few years prior by a friend. He wanted to start a mortgage company that believed in creating a real relationship with the client. Making clients a priority, not just a number and he succeeded when he started America West Financial.
Lee believes and encourages others to always strive for individual growth and development. He wants only the best loan officers on his team, because he knows those who strive for the same goals become well as a team. He mentors and creates meaningful relationships with his loan officers and staff, because he knows they represent America West Financial as much as he does.
Lee is always educating himself with the most up to date mortgage trends. He is dedicated to making America West Financial be your mortgage company for life, by making the loan process a positive and simple one.
Latest posts by Lee Yates (see all)
- 5 Mortgage Mistakes and How to Avoid Them - April 14, 2017
- Understanding Different Types of Home Loans and Finding the Right One - March 22, 2017
- What You Need to Know About Getting a VA Home Loan - December 16, 2016