Kayla Boraca

Admin Specialist

Kayla Boraca is a part of The Hard Money Co. Administration Team, overseeing our collection efforts, as well as helping our lending team with processing loan requirements. Kayla graduated in 2019 with a degree in Business Management from Northcentral Technical College, where she also worked throughout school full-time in a lending institution.

Heather Fortney

Director of Underwriting

Heather attended the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance and Marketing. After graduating she spent 12 years working for JPMorgan Chase as a Home Lending Underwriter. She is a recent addition to The Hard Money Co. team and is enjoying the change to a smaller company. Heather is excited to be…

John Hewitt

Loan Processor

John is from Oconomowoc, WI and graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2022 with a degree in Real Estate and Urban Land Economics. He is very interested in all facets of investment real estate and is always eager to learn more about the industry. Outside of real estate, John loves watching and playing sports…

Max Svarz graduated from Miami University in 2016 with a BS in Marketing. He went on to join a large bank where he was a loan originator for 5 years before joining The Hard Money Co. His passions include sports, cooking, and traveling.

Drew Hoye

Loan Originator

Drew Hoye is from Fort Atkinson, WI and graduated from UW – Whitewater with a Finance degree and an emphasis in Real Estate. He has worked in construction since a young age and is very knowledgeable/experienced with an assortment of different trades.

Daeni Thompson

Sr. Loan Originator

Since joining Milwaukee Hard Money, Daeni has taken charge of coordinating all of our incoming loan applications, assisting with finalizing and closing loans, and servicing all repair draw requests. Prior to joining our team, Daeni had a long career in Retail and Fashion Design. Her love for real estate and her eye for detail is…

Mike Doney

VP, Marketing

Mike has nearly 15 years of experience in marketing and has used his passion for technology and design to help further expand F Street Group’s market and brand strategies. Since joining in 2017, he has helped to redesign and revitalize our brands, creating a more interactive and user-friendly experience for our clients, investors, and guests.

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VP, Lending Services

Sarah has been with F Street Group since 2013 and has had a pivotal role in growing our lending operations with F Street Investments. Sarah has over 10 years of experience in real estate sales and investments and she holds a current WI Real Estate Broker’s License, as well as a Bachelor’s Degree in Interior…

Scott Lurie

Scott is the founder of F Street Group, an investment company that includes a number of industry vertical investments, including real estate, hospitality, lending, and emerging markets. After graduating from George Washington University, Scott returned home to Milwaukee in 2004 and began investing in real estate. Since then, he’s created a number of investment-specific portfolios…

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VP, Loan Servicing

Michelle joined our group in early 2017 and, with over 20 years of experience, delivers a wealth of knowledge and a sincere desire to see others succeed in reaching their financial goals. She manages all of our day-to-day financing activities, as well as our client relations initiatives with each of our partners, and ensures our…