Tom Farnesi

Managing Partner, NMLS ID – 144397

Direct Phone: 610.304.7066

Born in West Chester, Tom’s love for family and community has kept him close to his roots. Tom is a graduate of Bishop Shanahan High School and received his management and economic degrees from the University of Delaware. Following his passion for finance, he found his career with residential mortgage planning in 2003. Over the past ten years he has learned flexibility is critical which strongly influences his business approach. Tom is a member of the West Chester Chamber of Commerce, the Future Leaders of West Chester and is sponsored by the CMPS institute. At Penn Street, he is responsible for managing loans, operations management, and business development. When he finds time, Tom loves to play golf, attend Philadelphia sports events and hanging out with family and friends. Tom currently resides in West Chester with his energetic son, Tommy & beautiful daughter, Mia.

John Carlson, Jr.

Managing Partner, NMLS ID – 234847

Direct Phone: 610.880.0103

John is in his tenth year with Penn Street Mortgage and has used his fourteen years of experience in the industry to simplify the home buying and refinancing process. With a focus on communication, education, and customer service, John brings a refreshing experience to those he works with. He is a graduate of the University of Delaware where he studied Finance and Economics. John enjoys golf, Philadelphia Flyers hockey and resides in Avondale, PA with his wife Kate, daughter Kalina, son Jack, and dog Belle. John is also a Registered Representative and Financial Advisor with Cetera Financial Specialists.

Dante Saienni

Mortgage Consultant and Pipeline Manager, NMLS ID – 235850

Direct Phone: 302.494.3919

Dante’s dual role at Penn Street Mortgage means that he originates new loans as well as guides all of Penn Street’s clients through the mortgage process. Dante works directly with Penn Street’s various lenders to submit and finalize loans for all borrowers. His consistent approach, combined with a strong understanding of underwriting, facilitates the process to ensure clients receive a smooth & on-time loan experience. Recently, Dante celebrated his 10th year in the mortgage business and still has a full head of hair.  Dante is an avid wine maker and lives in Wilmington, with his wife Nikki, daughter Lucia and son Marco.

Bradford Norris

Mortgage Consultant, NMLS ID – 1496404

Direct Phone: 610.241.0047

Brad was born and raised in West Chester, and is very knowledgeable about the area in many different aspects.  Brad is a down to earth straight-shooter who is eager to help those looking to refinance or purchase a home – if you’re looking for someone to make your loan a top personal priority, he’s your guy.  Brad lives in West Chester with his wife Whitney, son Ford, and dog Addie, and he enjoys biking, golfing, and all things Philadelphia sports.

Mortgage Loan Originator

Eric Santostefano

Mortgage Consultant, NMLS ID – 1855376

Direct Phone: 610.803.1799

As a local entrepreneur, Eric has ingrained himself in the roots of the West Chester community.  A graduate of Penn State, Eric earned his Operations Management degree at University Park and MBA from the Great Valley campus.  He brings a family focused and open-minded approach to real estate lending.  A member of the West Chester Chamber of Commerce, Eric is ready to tailor mortgage funding to fit your needs.  An avid golfer and craft beer connoisseur, Eric resides in West Bradford, PA with his wife Melissa, and sons Ian and Carson.

Michael D’Alessandro

Mortgage Consultant, NMLS ID – 1964383

Direct Phone: 215.409.8008

Mike brings his background in mortgage operations and real estate investing to Penn Street Mortgage. Having graduated from Temple University with a B.A. in Real Estate, Mike is well-versed in all aspects of the home-buying process. What he enjoys most is getting to work closely with clients to help them navigate one of their biggest financial decisions – buying a home – by offering clarity around the process and nothing less than top-notch customer service. Mike is a passionate sports fan who roots for the Denver Broncos and the 76ers and even has his own sports podcast with his friends. In his spare time, you can find him in West Chester trying new coffee spots with his girlfriend Jamie and their dog Farrah.