Anthony Focca - President and Founder
Anthony Focca has a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting & Finance and began a career in finance at Bloomberg LP in October of 2000. After six years of moving thru the ranks, Anthony left Corporate America to establish Platinum Mortgage in 2005. With industry experience and expertise, Anthony has been helping clients reach the American Dream of Home Ownership for over 10 years.
Anthony is also the owner of one of Staten Island’s largest tax practices in Liberty Tax, which has 6 office locations throughout Staten Island and serves over five thousand clients annually. With 16 years of experience in finance and accounting Anthony is perfectly suited to handle clients from First Time Home Buyers to the most complex Real Estate Transactions.
Loving what he does is important to Anthony and it shows in his dedication and commitment to his clientele. His sole aim being to make the mortgage process easy! He is efficiently supported by a carefully selected administration team which ensures seamless assistance and complete service for every aspect of his customers’ purchase, sale or refinance. In addition to his business ventures, Anthony has a prominent presence in the community having regular involvement with various charities and community organizations.
David C. Biondi - Loan Officer
Andrew Wolfe - Loan Officer
Andrew Wolfe is a mortgage and loan professional who recently relocated back to New York from Florida to take on the Tri-State area. With the dedication of being a Marine and studying at the University of Central Florida, as well as additional training and certifications in Finance and Accounting; Andrew has the knowledge and experience to help you through the loan process and find the terms that are right for your budget so that the closing goes smoothly and you can take possession of your new property. Whether you're a first-time home buyer, looking to trade up, downsize or simply wishing for a change, Andrew can help you before you even make an offer on a property.
Julio Jaramillo – Senior Mortgage Processor
With 15 years of experience in the mortgage industry, Julio understands the constant change and volatility in the mortgage industry. Julio is an experienced Loan Processor and has been at Platinum Mortgage since 2008. He works closely with lenders to better assist in finding programs that best fit each client’s needs and ensures each loan is completed efficiently and in a timely fashion.
Jessica Leung – Junior Mortgage Processor
Jessica has a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting & Finance graduating from College of Staten Island with Honors. After an internship in finance, Jessica began her career with Platinum Mortgage 2 years ago. Customers appreciate Jessica’s attention to detail and dedication. Jessica has a great work ethic and an amazing ability to multitask. She works hard to bridge the gap between the client and the loan process.
Carissa C – Office Manager
Carissa is the newest member of the team and is well rounded in all aspects of the Real Estate industry. Carissa brings with her, 14 years of industry experience. Starting off at a young age, she has worked as a Real Estate Agent, Appraiser Apprentice, Investor, Property Manager and Executive Assistant to Mortgage Brokers. More often than not, juggling more than one position at a time, Carissa always took the time to deliver great service. At Platinum Mortgage, Carissa manages the entire office while assisting clients with their individual needs.