Our Staff

William Dawes


Branch Manager

NMLS 259692

With 17-years of mortgage lending experience, William manages the Salem, OH Branch of Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation.  

William is recognized as being in the Top 20 in the United States for production of USDA Loans.

He is also designated by the Veteran's Administration as a Military Mortgage Specialist (MMS) and Certified Military Home Specialist (CMHS).

Abbey Dawes


Loan Officer Assistant

NMLS 1257842

Abbey is a graduate of Kent State University where she majored in Marketing.

With this background in marketing, she has been an integral part of our growth  and maintaining our online reputation for the past 5-years!

Abbey is knowledgeable in all aspects of borrower qualification and loan programs and can answer any question you may have about mortgage financing!

Carole Dawes

carole dawes

Loan Officer

NMLS 280405

Carole uses her 20-years of mortgage lending experience to assist those who do not qualify when they contact us with a plan to qualify in the future.  

With credit bureau simulator results, Carole can assist a client with a definitive game plan and specific timeline to assist with credit score increases!

If you believe that your credit may not be high enough to get a Loan, Carole will help you!

Misty Baclawski


Loan Officer Assistant

NMLS #1634364

Misty is the primary point of contact for client interactions and has been with our team for 4-years.  She assists with all incoming calls, credit and document review, pre-approval review, and any questions regarding financing.  

Brandi Hoops


Loan Officer Assistant

Brandi helps the entire team by answering incoming calls, assisting with copying client documents, reviewing and analyzing client paperwork, and file setup.  She is able to answer any questions that do not require licensing.