Meet The Team

  • Dan Melior
    Owner / Mortgage Loan Originator
    NMLS MLO 114482
    Email: dan@innovativemortgage.org
    Office Phone: 509-737-2000
    Cell: 509-539-6853

    Dan is the owner and founder of Innovative mortgage and has over 20 plus years experience in the mortgage industry serving the Tri-Cities community. Dan is a U.S. Army veteran, and has been a resident of the Tri-Cites since 1991 and proudly supports many community and charitable endeavors.
    Mark Runsvold
    Mortgage Loan Originator
    NMLS MLO #118101
    Email: mrunsvold@gmail.com
    Office Phone: 509-737-2000
    Cell: 509-430-4456

    Mark has worked in the mortgage lending business in the Tri-Cities for over 20 years both as an originator and branch / operations manager. Mark joined the Innovative Mortgage team in 2010 and very much enjoys the work friendship and atmosphere, as well as shared values and ethics with the rest of the Innovative team. Mark moved to the Tri-Cities in 1989 from Spokane, and has a lovely wife who is a teacher in the local school district and a beautiful daughter who is a Junior in high school.
    Lara Fricke
    Sr. Mortgage Loan Originator
    NMLS MLO #872839
    Email: lara@innovativemortgage.org
    Office Phone: 509-737-2000
    Cell: 509-366-9840

    I have been fortunate to work in the Real Estate industry for 13+ years. It is with great pride that I have assisted numerous clients in qualifying for home loan financing programs, specifically tailored to fit their personal needs. Working for a local mortgage broker with in house processing allows for a streamlined loan process and fosters direct communication. My goal is to ensure you have a positive experience and that you receive guidance to obtain a loan that is perfect for you.
    Finding better ways to provide exceptional service and continually building on that is the foundation for my success. My business is built on referrals and I appreciate the opportunity to earn your business.

    John Fischer
    Mortgage Loan Originator
    NMLS MLO 691629
    Email: john@fish3.net
    Office Phone: 509-737-2000
    Cell: 509-713-4115
    B.J. Morgan
    Loan Processing Manager
    Email: bjmorgan@innovativemortgage.org
    Office Phone: 509-737-2000
    Cell: 509-845-1441

    BJ joined the innovative team back in 2000 and has worked both as a loan originator and processor. BJ currently is in charge of all aspects processing loans and compliance for Innovative Mortgage.