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Your new best friend in the mortgage industry

Welcome to the Myers Capital Family

As a family owned company, our core values are centered around exactly that. Family. We guide, educate, and care for you as we would our own. You are a priority - with phone calls that are personally answered and we are always available for a face-to-face conversation.


THE LOWEST POSSIBLE RATES TO HELP YOU ACCOMPLISH YOUR REAL ESTATE GOALS

For over 20 years, Myers Capital has delivered the most competitive interest rates, many times .25% -.5% lower than any bank or lending institution. The equation is simple, with high quality loan requests, borrowers are considered low risk, therefore the lowest interest rates and closing costs can be offered.

Obtaining a mortgage with the lowest rate is only one piece of the puzzle. Myers Capital is dedicated to educating and developing a mortgage investment plan that works with the many milestones in life while complimenting your personal financial goals.


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Reed Kawai Myers

Principal

Reed Kawai Myers

Reed is the Principal of Myers Capital, a twenty-year old mortgage lending company located in downtown Honolulu, Hawaii and Greenville, South Carolina. Reed has been profiled in and written articles featured in Pacific Business News, The Honolulu Star Advertiser, The Greenville News and as a guest speaker on various radio talk shows.

Reed is passionate about the mortgage industry and describes it as “the reality behind real estate - a marrying between personal finance and homeownership with the ultimate goal being family stability, wealth creation, and adding collective value to people’s lives.”

Reed was born and raised in Honolulu and attended Hanahau‘oli School prior to moving to the mainland. He received an academic scholarship to the Darla Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina, graduating cum laude with a B.S. double major in International Business, Management with minor in Japanese. While residing with a host family, he attended Japanese language classes at Shiga University in Hikone, Japan and volunteered at a local elementary school.

Prior to joining Myers Capital, Reed was mentored by the chairman and CEO of a commercial real estate investment fund on the East Coast. As an investment analyst, he was involved in a myriad of real estate projects including horizontal land and air rights development, retail repositioning, and business acquisitions.

Over the years Reed has obtained his real estate license, appraisers license, mortgage lending licenses, and is involved with Habitat for Humanity, Mortgage Bankers Association and Honolulu/Metro Rotary.

Never turning down a chance to travel, Reed spent a year camping in over forty states, and enjoys visiting the outer Hawaiian Islands, Japan, Iceland, and the Baltic region. An investor, entrepreneur, runner and most importantly a family man, Reed lives in Honolulu with wife Holly and son Cole recently welcomed their second child, Harrison.


Contact Information

Email: reed@myerscapital.com

NMLS 322195

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Rochelle Martinho

Office Manager

Rochelle Martinho

Rochelle joined Myers Capital in 2017 as an Executive Assistant and Loan Coordinator. Rochelle's extensive international sales background in the real-estate industry and her previous marketing and administrative job experiences in Dubai, Paris and other parts of the globe allow her to be highly effective in what she does. She may have many achievements under her belt but it’s her faith and her love for family, friends and others that she takes pride in. Rochelle enjoys the simple things in life. For her, nothing beats a good coffee and a good laugh.

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Jade Waiwaiole

Loan Processing Manager

Jade Waiwaiole

Jade joined the Myers Capital team as a loan processor in 2015 and has worked her way up through the company. She's held every position from administrative assistant, loan processor, marketing associate, mortgage advisor, and now a loan processing manager. Jade was born and raised in Kane'ohe, HI and on her down time she enjoys traveling with her husband, spending quality time with her family, playing volleyball, and dancing hula.

Contact Information

Email: jwaiwaiole@myerscapital.com

Cell Phone: (808) 650-3451

NMLS 1226213 

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Tara Weston

Mortgage Advisor

Tara Weston

Tara Weston is a Mortgage Advisor who serves as a financial expert to explore financing options for clients with purchase or refinancing needs. Along with reviewing financial documents, she incorporates our client’s long term goals to produce personalized mortgage solutions. Using the knowledge she gained while majoring in Marketing and Communications at Virginia Tech, she has worked her way up from Loan Processor to Mortgage Advisor since starting with the company in 2014. In her free time she likes to unwind by hiking, scuba diving or watching football.


Contact Information

Email: tweston@myerscapital.com

NMLS 1464342

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Kendall Naya

Senior Mortgage Advisor

Kendall Naya

Kendall’s career as a mortgage professional began more than 30 years ago.  He understands that researching the vast amount of mortgage loan programs in detail is what helps him serve his customers with excellence. Because of his dedication to his craft, he is able to find options for you that other lenders may not.  He understands that finding the best loan for his clients is as important as finding the ideal home.  Kendall offers a unique perspective on how real estate translates to wealth. He enjoys helping find creative solutions for closing complicated real estate transactions and has a strong desire to help people – from first time homebuyers to investors. He helps them realize not only the joy of home ownership, but the possibility of future financial success. 

Specialties

  • First-Time Homebuyers
  • FHA and VA Loans
  • USDA Loans
  • Investment Properties
  • Jumbo Loans and High Balance
  • All types of Purchase and Refinances
  • Reverse Mortgages
  • No Ratio, Bank Statement and other creative loan solutions

When he is not working, he enjoys playing basketball and watching all sporting events. He especially enjoys long walks with his wife Dawn and dog, Kona and traveling.  

Contact Information

Email: knaya@myerscapital.com 

Cell Phone: (808) 754-9542

NMLS 378072

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Philip Nguyen

Mortgage Advisor

Philip is a mortgage advisor with an extremely varied background that has brought him back full circle to the world of financial services. 

Philip was born and raised in Edmond, Oklahoma where he graduated with a degree in Finance from the University of Oklahoma.  Unfortunately graduating during the 2002 stock market crash, he pivoted quickly into Dentistry.  He then attended the University of Southern California, where he obtained his doctorate in dental surgery.  Graduating during the 2008 stock market crash gave him a very unique perspective into debt management and how to survive.

Over the last decade, Philip has become relentless in his pursuit to educate people on debt management, how to save money, and ultimately learning the mortgage trade.  He realized that one of the most crucial elements to one’s financial portfolio, and ultimately their financial success, was through real estate.  It is not enough just to own real estate, but through creative structuring of their mortgage, he helps teach people to leverage one of their biggest assets to their advantage.  What he hopes to bring to the table with each client is TRANSPARENCY and OUTSTANDING COMMUNICATION.

When Philip is not working with patients, he is helping clients with their mortgage needs.  After work, he enjoys Olympic weightlifting in the gym, and spending time with his wife Andrea, and their three children Sienna, Anderson, and Xavier.

Contact Information

Email: pnguyen@myerscapital.com

Cell Phone: (405) 503-5495

NMLS 1919637

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Sharlene Aoki

Senior Loan Processor
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Joan Abaricia

Senior Loan Processor

Experienced Mortgage Loan Processor with a demonstrated history of working in the financial services industry. Skilled in Portfolio Management, Financial Risk, Risk Management, Customer Service, and Commercial Lending. Strong finance professional with a Bachelor's Degree focused in Computer Engineering.

In her banking years, Joan partnered with Mortgage Advisors, Investment Consultants and Business Bankers where she expanded her skills and knowledge in Consumer Lending, Mortgage Lending and Investments. She is committed to provide her clients an impeccable service experience, creative solutions and understand their needs to help them achieve their goals. She is pleasant and enjoyable to work with and stays positive at all times despite any challenges she may come across with because she believes in this quote by the famous Zig Ziglar that says “your attitude, not your aptitude, determines your altitude”. Though she works hard, she also believes in this saying by Aristotle, “pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work”, and that is why she loves treating herself to a good dessert and a nice pair of high heels.

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Dinise Tang

Loan Processor

Dinise Tang 

As our Loan Processor, she is detail oriented and she diligently works with her clients to guide them through the loan process, making it an easy and seamless experience. Her previous experience at a credit union and the knowledge she's gained working at another mortgage company has given her the confidence to navigate the loan process and enjoy the work she does at Myers Capital Hawaii. Dinise graduated from Pace University, New York City with a Bachelor's in Finance. In the year that she started her Masters in Special Education at Touro College, New York City, Dinise had her son and she and her husband decided to move back to Hawaii with their two dogs. She enjoys playing with her dogs, spending time with her family on the weekends and, when she has free time, she loves to travel. For her, it's all about every detail in life and she learns and grows with everyone she meets.


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Lisa Fasano

Loan Processor

Lisa joined Myers Capital in 2019 as a loan coordinator and found the way back to her roots in loan processing, which is her true love. She started working in the mortgage industry in 2003 and quickly realized that she had found her calling. Lisa enjoys working side by side with borrowers to accompany them through the loan process. As a true people person, she enjoys working with everyone involved in the loan process, from borrowers to title companies.  Her background in accounting and tax preparation help bring her attention to detail into all the files that she processes.  She enjoys crafts, working out, going to the beach and shopping. 

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Steve Barnes

Loan Processor

Steve joined Myers Capital Hawaii in the summer of 2020 to help with loan processing during an unprecedented and busy time in the industry.  Steve has had many hats in his 30 years of lending experience including loan originator, sales manager, processor and most recently as an underwriter with a local bank.  He moved to Honolulu from busy Los Angeles over 14 years ago and has never been happier! He loves the people of Hawaii and enjoys the beach, mountains & warm weather.  Steve is ready, willing and able to get your loan processed as quickly as possible making sure you are fully informed along the way.

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Jeremiah Blake

Loan Processor

Jeremiah Blake is a loan processor who has worked in the mortgage industry for years. He went to college at the University of Hawaii at Mānoa Shidler School of Business and graduated with high honors, where he studied personal finance. Jeremiah started his career working for a mortgage lender located in Baltimore, Maryland where he worked as a closer. Using the knowledge he gained working in the mortgage industry and studying finance; He has worked his way up from Loan Coordinator to Junior Loan Processor since joining Myers Capital Hawaii. In his free time, he likes to swim and dive along Oahu's beautiful beaches and sometimes golf. 

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Jannelle Guillermo

Loan Processor

With a background in customer service and retail management, Jannelle enjoys working with clients and fellow team members to reach a shared goal. She believes in always putting your best foot forward and making sure endeavors are done to the best of one’s ability. On her spare time, she enjoys hiking, writing, and watching horror movies. 

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Gerard Magbojos

Loan Processor
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Tifanny Cayading

Loan Coordinator

Originally from the island of Saipan in the Northern Marianas Islands, Tifanny has been with Myers Capital Hawaii since the late summer of 2020. A recent spring graduate of Kapiolani Community College in Hospitality Management, she continues to pursue her Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Management with the University of Nevada Las Vegas. Despite the difference in background, Tifanny truly excels in customer service providing an easy experience here at Myers Capital Hawaii. She has been able to adapt to the ever changing mortgage industry in the her time here. With a keen eye to the details, she has been an excellent addition to the team.

On her free time, Tifanny is often found engrossed in her studies, cooking a delicious meal, or simply on a FaceTime call with her Family and Loved ones.