Vice president of residential lending
Loan volume: $165 million
Number of loans: 519

Beth Lewis has been originating loans in the Chicago area for more than 18 years. Today, she is vice president of residential lending at Perl Mortgage, which is licensed in 29 states, bestowing Lewis the opportunity to access financing options for her clients from around the country. 

Lewis considers herself her clients’ “personal mortgage shopper,” sorting through the wealth of loan options in the market to find the right fit for their needs. “I take the time to learn about each of my clients and ultimately find the best loan product and finance strategy that fits their lifestyles, priorities and goals,” she says.