Fargo Office

Our Fargo Team


Fargo Office

Our Fargo Team



With two locations in North Dakota, Fargo and Bismarck, our goal is to build long-lasting relationships that extend beyond the loan closing. We are proud to continue providing flexible loan options and personal service to you, our neighbors and friends. 


JOEL Anderson

General Manager

Fargo Office



Joel is responsible for the oversight of all of The Mortgage Company’s Loan Originators as well as the Accounting Department. Joel has 17 years of experience in the Mortgage Industry ranging from being a Loan Originator, to a Vice President, all the way to being a part owner of a mortgage company. His experience, paired with his degree in Economics and Finance, allows him to successfully oversee the multiple departments within the company.



ashley Jochim

Corporate Manager

Fargo Office



Ashley is the Corporate Manager for The Mortgage Company. She is in charge of communicating with all people within the company to make sure that everything is running smoothly and efficiently. She is responsible for all of the day-to-day Human Resource tasks as well as ensuring company-wide compliance. Ashley graduated from North Dakota State University with a bachelor’s degree in Human Resources. Her background and dedication to the company allows her to help The Mortgage Company and its employees be the best they can possibly be!



Mike Hennebry

Loan Originator

Fargo Office | NMLS: 1584104



Mike Hennebry is a Loan Originator for The Mortgage Company.  He is a lifelong resident of the Fargo area, married to his wife (D) with 2 kids still at home and 1 at NDSU.  Mikes has over 20-year background in sales & finance which led him to become a mortgage originator at The Mortgage Company.  He believes in providing the best possible service to his clients and business partners, assuring them that he will always keep their best interest at the forefront. People do business with him because they choose to not because they have to.  It’s the personal connection and commitment that makes the difference.



JODI deplazes

Loan Originator

Fargo Office | NMLS: 536971



Jodi Deplazes is a Loan Originator for The Mortgage Company. She works directly with her clients to ensure that their needs are met at all times and that their transactions run as smoothly as possible. Jodi has more than 10 years of experience in the mortgage and real estate industries. Her experience paired with her passion for the industry makes her the perfect person to help clients make their home-buying or refinancing dreams a reality.



Chad Skarperud

Loan Originator

Fargo Office | NMLS: 197629



Chad Skarperud is a Loan Originator for The Mortgage Company. Chad has been in the mortgage industry in Fargo, ND for 19 years working as a Mortgage Loan Originator. His many years in the industry allow him to be confident in knowing all aspects of the mortgage process.



Cassie Kottsick

Loan Originator

Fargo Office | NMLS: 1704181



Cassie Kottsick is a Mortgage Loan Originator for The Mortgage Company. She works directly with her clients to make sure all their questions are answered and that they are comfortable with their transactions. She communicates with all of The Mortgage Company's employees, in all departments, to ensure that the loan process is continuously running smoothly. Cassie lives in Fargo with her daughter, Caitlin. Cassie has worked in business sales for six years which lead her to The Mortgage Company. She strives to ensure that her clients always have an easy and stress-free buying or refinancing process.



Mindy Craig

Post Closing Specialist

Fargo Office



Mindy is in our Post Closing position. She works directly with our investors to insure all documents are completed and submitted in a timely manner. Thus, why we have the ability to close home loans so quickly. She is also the Vice President of The Mortgage Company and has 7 years of Real Estate, Multi-Family and Commercial Management knowledge that she brings as a valuable asset to our team.



Samantha Wehlander

Closing Specialist

Fargo Office



Sam is the Post Closing Specialist for The Mortgage Company’s Fargo Office. She ensures that each loan makes it through the entire process successfully. She works directly with our investors to insure all documents are completed and submitted in a timely manner. She previously worked at Re/Max Legacy Realty & Designer Homes as the Office Assistant and, most recently, with Fargo Title as the Pre/Post Closing Coordinator.



Seepal Amedy

Accounts Payable Specialist

Fargo Office



Seepal is responsible for all the day-to-day accounting tasks. Seepal graduated from MSUM with a degree in Business Administration and has 5 years of experience in the accounting world. Her experience aides her in ensuring that everything in the Accounting Department is running smoothly and efficiently.



Sheyenne Lien


Fargo Office



Sheyenne Lien is the Processor for The Mortgage Company. She orders required items, assists Loan Originators in getting needed documents from borrowers, and verifies that all documents are completed accurately. Sheyenne has numerous years of experience in the customer service industry which benefits our company, as well as all of our clients!


Alexis Engkjer

Mortgage Assistant

Fargo Office



Alexis is the Mortgage Assistant for The Mortgage Company. She is responsible for ensuring that everything in the office runs smoothly and that everyone is taken care of. She also assists with all of the day-to-day Human Resources tasks. Alexis is currently a Senior at Moorhead State University majoring in Human Resources.