Thrive Mortgage specializes in VA, FHA, USDA and conventional financing, in a common sense environment. We have construction and renovation programs that that puts the client first.
With over 20 years mortgage experience Drew Huggins focuses on every client as if they are his only client. Thrive Mortgage strives to not only close on time but early if possible. We have local processing, underwriting and closing to make the most of every transaction, and know that the process of buying a home is not just numbers.
DONA NISWONGER, CMPs
Senior Loan Officer
Dona is a lifelong Daytonian that has spent her career as a Mortgage Loan Officer. With over 35 years of experience in the industry, Dona is able to answer your questions, explain the loan process, examine different loans options and ultimately assist you in finding the mortgage that best fits your family’s needs and goals. Dona is past President of the Dayton Home Builders Association. She started her involvement in the construction industry early on in her career. Her knowledge of new construction, real estate and mortgage lending is an invaluable asset. Her work ethic has led to many accolades including being consistently recognized as one of the top Loan Officers in the Miami Valley. Dona was recently named to the Dayton Business Journal’s “Who’s Who in Real Estate.”
Here is what a few of Dona’s clients have to say about:
“Dona always responded to our questions in a timely manner. She is invariably helpful & patient.” -Mary R
“Dona was great to work with from the pre-approval process to closing and all the steps in between. This was our family’s 1st home purchase and she was a tremendous wealth of knowledge & assistance. No to mention, her customer service/loan expertise was seamless during the COVID-19 pandemic. “ -Christopher M.
“Dona was incredibly knowledgeable, answered every question we had, & made the entire experience painless. She is wonderful to work with.” -Mallory D.
Giving back to the community has always been a priority and passion for Dona. After serving on the several Boards and volunteering for a variety of nonprofits, in 2002 Dona founded the Dancing with the Dayton Stars, Valentine’s Day Dance Benefitting A Special Wish Foundation. She continues to Chair this event, raising over $900,000 to date. Dona sit on The Board of Directors & Executive Committee for the Dayton Home Builders Association and volunteers with non-profits throughout the Miami Valley. Dona and her husband have 2 children, 4 grandsons and a Bulldog named Albert.