Matt Eckard Joins Cobalt Mortgage
Kirkland, Wash.-based Cobalt Mortgage has announced the addition of Matt Eckard as sales manager for The Eckard Team, based in Lake Oswego, Ore. Eckard brings more than 13 years of mortgage experience to the Cobalt team. He began his mortgage career in 1999. He has worked with a variety of regional builders and specializes in Portland's condominium market. He has been recognized in several national trade publications as well as inter-organizationally for top loan origination volume. "For the past 10 years, Matt has been one of the Portland region's top mortgage loan professionals. His experience and influence will help Cobalt Mortgage to gain greater exposure in the market area," said Dave Bochsler, national sales manager for Cobalt Mortgage. Matt currently lives in Lake Oswego with his wife Kari, and their four children, Ethan, Reese, Archer, and Nora. He attended Oregon State University and is a supporter of Beaver Athletics. Matt and his family are members of the Pacer Athletic Club, support Lakeridge High School Football, and are active members of Rolling Hills Community Church. "I am so pleased to continue helping homeowners secure mortgages in the Portland/Lake Oswego area," Eckard said. "This area is home and I look forward to introducing Cobalt Mortgage to my industry and personal contacts. It is a dynamic, growth-oriented company that aligns closely with my values."