Leadership

Jim Swanson
President

Jim Swanson is the Co-founder and President of Paragon Mortgage Corporation. Since its inception in 1987, Jim has been involved in arranging over $3 Billion Dollars in FHA–insured mortgage loans. In 1981, as Vice President of Knutson Mortgage & Financial Corporation, Mr. Swanson was responsible for opening their west coast regional office in Phoenix, Arizona. Jim was appointed to serve as member of the Commission chartered by Congress on Affordable Housing and Health Facility Needs for Seniors in the 21st Century.

Contact Jim:

e: jswanson@paragon-mortgage.com
p: (602) 347-6727

Linda Wills
Senior Vice President & Chief Underwriter

Linda Wills serves as Senior Vice President and Chief Underwriter of Phoenix based Paragon Mortgage Corporation. She has worked on HUD-insured financing of senior housing, healthcare and multifamily housing projects since Paragon’s inception in 1987. Prior to joining Paragon, Ms. Wills worked on HUD-insured multifamily housing financing for Minneapolis based Knutson Mortgage & Financial Corporation and Glaser Financial Group, Inc. for approximately 10 years. Ms. Wills has held a variety of officer positions with lender associations and has spoken extensively on various lending topics.

Contact Linda:

e: lwills@paragon-mortgage.com
p: (602) 347-6711

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