About Us

People first, always.  Let’s face it, here’s a term that many com­panies pay lip service to, but too often fail to follow through on. Yet, when it comes to us at Homespire Mortgage, this term represents everything about the kind of company we are.

Who we are

Owning a home embodies the promise of pride and independence and the aspiration of American households. At Homespire Mortgage Corporation, we work to open the doors of homeownership for our clients and to make the aspiration of ‘home’ a reality.

Our Mission

To help Homebuyers responsibly and affordably finance their dream of homeownership while delivering an exceptional mortgage experience that Borrowers trust, Realtors® recommend and Employees take pride in.


Our Vision

To become a nationally recognized mortgage company, known for its unrivaled mortgage experience and renowned for its efforts to reinvest and transform the communities where we live and work.

Meet Our Executive Team

Meet the leadership team that’s helping make home a reality for thousands.

  • Michael Rappaport Avatar

    I founded Homespire Mortgage Corporation on the idea that putting people first, even ahead of profits, was the right thing to do. I pride our staff on being a trusted advisor to each and every client.

    Michael Rappaport
    Listy Limon Avatar

    As VP of National Production at Homespire Mortgage Corporation, I lead our team of loan officers in growing their business by providing affordable mortgage products and service to clients, while delivering the 5-star service of an award-winning lender.

    Listy Limon
    VP, National Production
  • Prakash Karnani Avatar

    Leading our team as the EVP of Marketing and Technology means breaking the mold and creating new and vibrant energy that just can’t be ignored.

    Prakash Karnani
    EVP, Marketing & Technology
    Bill Napier Avatar

    As Chief Financial Officer,
    I am responsible for the overall financial management of the company. My goal is to provide the best products and services
    for each of our clients looking to reach their goals of homeownership.

    Bill Napier
    EVP, Chief Financial Officer

Our Executive & Management Team

Our people are at the heart of our company. Meet the people leading our teams.

Michael Rappaport
Listy Limon
VP, National Production
Bill Napier
EVP, Chief Financial Officer
Prakash Karnani
EVP, Marketing & Technology
Arch Williams
Regional Manager, South Atlantic
Felipe Abarca
IT Systems & Security Manager
Krista DeMeza
Closing Manager
Larry Crabtree
Underwriting Manager
Melanie Giannell
National Branch Support Manager
Melissa Harmon
Director of Underwriting and Credit Risk
Michele Miller
Marketing Manager
Patty Bleignier
Human Resources Manager

Our Values

Values that guide what we do, what we believe, what we stand for.


People first, always. It’s our founding principle. Our success comes from putting people first, even ahead of profits. It’s what we’ve always believed in.


We are at our best when we work across boundaries to help our company win.


We respect ourselves and the rights and dignity of others. Our strength lies not only in our similarities, but also in our differences.


We embrace a culture of continuous improvement by finding a better solution, then making it even better. And we’re never complacent.


We think like our clients; we walk in their shoes. Making home a reality, that’s what drives us.


We give back and create meaningful change where we live and work. One home, one neighborhood, one community at a time.

Inspired to Impact

We created a Homespire Mortgage Corporation with the vision of strengthening the communities in which we live and work. As active partners in the community, we focus on the well-being of the neighborhoods we serve. Our mission is to enrich and support our local communities, helping our neighbors reach their goals and giving them the chance for a better tomorrow.

We are Inspired to Impact. One home. One neighborhood. One community at a time.