By Crystal Adams
(Abaca Mortgage, Inc.)
I began in the mortgage industry in 1998 with a Mortgage Broker in Atlanta as a processor. Growing with the company I became the Processing Manager with a team of 8 processors. In 2003 I went to work for America's Homebuilder, DR Horton Homes mortgage company, DHI Mortgage in Atlanta. I started as a Sr. Processor as I trained to be a Jr. Underwriter with the company. My Atlanta commute was eating away about 4 hours of my day and ready for a change, I found myself packing to make the move to sunny Florida. My sister, Cinnamon, already owned Abaca Mortgage, Inc in Navarre Florida. I moved to Gulf Breeze in May of 2005 and started working with my sister. In the last 2 years we have accomplished many things in this small community. I am very proud to be heavily involved with the Navarre Are...