Employee Spotlight - Mary Anne Ballew

Jul 16, 2020 01:55 PM

by: Hendersonville Branch

Q: Introduce yourself.

MAB: Mary Anne Ballew.

Q: What role do you play in PRMI’s office?

MAB: I am one of two Loan Partners for Shaun Lyons, our Retail Branch Manager. 

Q: What 3 words would best describe your personality?

MAB: Optimistic, open-minded, organic.

Q: What’s your best personal trait?

MAB: Loyalty.

Q: What do you think is PRMI’s most valuable service we provide?

MAB: The “key” to the American Dream.

Q: What makes you stand out from our competition?

MAB: My long-range background in the title business gives me unique insight into the mortgage process.

Q: What’s your Hobbies and your favorite thing about your hobbies?

MAB: Reading: because it takes you anywhere you want to go – Cycling:  because anything that gives you a reason to be outdoors for hours and feel 12 years old again is a good thing! 

Q: What makes PRMI your home?

MAB: Serendipitously, I found myself here feeling right at home with the wonderful team of people I work with, using my past experience in the title business to build upon to learn fresh new things here on the mortgage side. 

Q: What is your favorite part of your day?

MAB: Morning!  Early morning!  I love the time spent when the day is brand new getting centered for the possibilities of the day ahead. 

Q: Who are some of your Realtor friends?

MAB: Over the years, I’ve been fortunate to build relationships with many Realtors all over middle Tennessee, all who are uniquely special; to single out a few would be unfair to the rest.

Q: Tell us your funniest/most embarrassing PRMI work moment.   

MAB: I’m the “new kid on the block” here so I guess I haven’t been here long enough to have one of those moments yet. 😊  

Q: If you weren’t working at PRMI, what would you be doing?

MAB: Scheming to spend as much time as possible with my amazing granddaughters and trying my hand at being a writer.   

Q: Who is an inspiration to you?

MAB: Richard Rohr.

Q: If you could meet anyone in the world, who would it be? 

MAB: Condoleezza Rice.

Q: Guilty pleasure?

MAB: Peach Fro-Yo.

Q: Favorite thing to do while in Nashville? 

MAB: Cycle the greenways from Shelby Bottoms to Percy Priest Dam.

Q: You have an unlimited budget and can live anywhere in the world – where would it be?

MAB: With an unlimited budget, I’d definitely have homes in different places to rotate between: one in Savannah, GA, for sure.

Q: Your favorite meal of all time?

MAB: Anything Steve (my husband) cooks on the Big Green Egg.

Q: Favorite holiday?

MAB: Thanksgiving.

Q: What makes a home to you?

MAB: Anywhere Steve (my husband) is.

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