Meet the Team

Real people ready to help

Rob Jafek


Rob’s been involved since the inception of Boomerang, over a decade ago. He has a long history in the finance industry, working as Head of International Trading for Nicholas Applegate and an analyst for Tiger Management. He later founded and managed two alternative investment firms: Plumeria Advisors and Torrey Pines Capital Investments. He is a contributing member to Forbes.com and a member of the Forbes Real Estate Council. On his personal time, Rob enjoys hanging out with his wife and family, scuba diving, cycling and cooking (and eating)."One team, one dream."

Allen Marsh

Managing Director

Allen oversees Boomerang’s operations, as well as focuses on real estate acquisition, development, management, and disposition. Prior to joining Boomerang in 2014, he spent more than 30 years engaging in various aspects of investment real estate, and was Managing Member at Pacific Western Partners, Regional Vice President at Pinnacle Realty Management, and Senior Manager at Koll Management Services. Allen received a BS in Finance and Real Estate from Arizona State University and holds an Arizona Real Estate Broker’s License. He holds the Certified Fund Manager designation from the American Association of Private Lenders. Allen enjoys time with his wonderful wife, children and grandchildren."Overnight success usually takes 15 years."

Andrew Bang

Director of Lending

Andrew is the top loan originator for Boomerang Capital. In 2021, he ranked #2 in the Country for closed loans amount all loan originators (NonQM). He handles the Texas and Arizona markets. After studying accounting at ASU, he started out as a staff accountant, but realized his passion lay in hands-on work where he could see first-hand the benefits of his labor. In 2008, he flipped his first home and by 2011, he had flipped more than 100 homes. In 2015, the City of Mesa awarded him the Historic Preservation Award for Outstanding Achievement in Rehabilitation and Restoration. Andrew’s knowledge and experience in flipping homes helps him provide his clients with the funding and guidance they need to be successful time and time again."If you follow a path left by others, you’ll never go where no one has ever been. I want to be the first to see something no one has seen before. Where is the path to the unknown?...."

Chris Marohn

Vice President of Operations

Chris is a reformed lawyer looking for something more than the billable hour. He a native of the San Francisco Bay Area with a fierce loyalty to the Giants and anyone playing the Dodgers. In his spare time, he loves to be with his wife and dog. With Chris' love of baseball, it is unsurprising that his favorite food is hot dogs. He is a social butterfly who likes to think of original and unique ways to solve problems creating a win win for everyone. "There are three things in my life which I really love: God, my family, and baseball. The problem is when March comes around, I change up the order".

Vanessa Montoya

Loan Officer

Vanessa is a seasoned lending professional with over 11 years of experience in the industry. Beyond her career, she is also a passionate real estate investor, leveraging her expertise to make smart investments. When she is not crunching numbers or exploring real estate opportunities, you can find her outdoors whether it’s hiking, camping or simply enjoying the beauty of nature.“Life either happens by design or default, you choose.” -Bob Proctor

Jason Barton

Loan Officer

Jason has over 20 years of experience in Mortgage Origination, REO Asset Management, and Financial Services collectively. His high energy and relationship building skills makes him an asset with Boomerang. Jason is originally from Denver, CO and his wife, Desiree, from Southern CA have 3 children, 1 granddaughter, and 2 amazing dogs. They enjoy their spare time on the Colorado river in their trailer at Parker, AZ, watching their favorite football teams (49ers & Broncos), playing with their dogs and swimming in their pool."The only difference between a contact and a contract is the "R" - which stands for Relationship." - Grant Cardone

Alexander Carrilho

Loan Officer

Bio Coming Soon

Emily Christensen

Loan Processor

Emily has been with Boomerang for 4 years, in a variety of positions, and loves working with the great team of people here. She is currently serving as a Loan Processor and enjoys working with our clients to get loans closed quickly and efficiently. In her free time, you can find her spending time with her family, hiking and traveling. "It is not the critic who counts… The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena" – Theodore Roosevelt

Gabrielle MacMaster

Loan Operations Assistant

Gabrielle assists with the daily loan operations and the occasional party planning. Gabrielle’s true passion is traveling (16 countries and counting), but with her background in marketing and real estate, she feels right at home with Boomerang Capital. When she isn’t at the office or booking flights to new places, she is home cooking, baking, and hanging out with her favorite roommate, Mozzarella the cat."It’s Not the Plane, It’s the Pilot" – Top Gun

Jennifer DelNero

Loan Processor

Jenn has been involved in hard money lending since 2005. Currently processing loans for Boomerang Capital, she enjoys being behind the scenes, closing deals and working with her teammates and title companies to create a smooth lender-compliant transaction. In her free time, Jenn can be found traveling and enjoying her family."Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow. It’s what SUNFLOWERS do!" – Helen Keller

Letisha Thompson

Loan Operations Assistant

Letisha is an invaluable part of the Boomerang team. Her role as Loan Operations Assistant keeps her busy all day. She is always enthusiastic and attentive to our loan customers, and willing to jump in and help translate when the situation requires it.. Her skills and personality create a seamless customer journey throughout the draw process. In her spare time, she enjoys going for morning runs and spending time outdoors."I have run several half marathons with my husband, and the hardest part of the run is always waiting for him at the finish line."

Megan Marohn

Fund Operations Assistant

From the very beginning, Megan has shown she is comfortable wearing many hats. She currently works with our investor relations and marketing. She is passionate about dog rescue, traveling to meet new people and eating amazing food, all while creating beautiful things."I remind myself regularly – ‘Life is to be enjoyed, not just endured.’"

Pam Alward

Loan Operations Assistant

Known in the office as "Pamcakes" due to her sweet disposition, Pam is the lead of loan servicing. Chances are when you call, you’ll hear her voice. When not a work, she spends time with her 2 active grandchildren."Own who you are."

Zack Jafek

VP of Strategic Initiatives

Zack is a recent UC San Diego graduate in Economics and Mathematics. He oversees the loan processes and company data. He is the self-appointed party planner for the office. In his spare time, he enjoys cooking, biking, and rowing."I took our team photos so naturally I made mine look the best"

Angela Evans

Loan Operations Assistant

Angela joined the Boomerang team this year and has found her groove in the loan processing department. Angla is also a rarebread in that she is an Arizona native. She has 4 adult children, 1 rescue dog, 3 grand-rats and 2 grand-cats. Her hobbies include gardening, baking and refinishing furniture."To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow." - Audrey Hepburn

Cade Westlake

Collateral Recovery Specialist

An Arizona native, Cade has been working hard to finish the course work for his degree in Business Administration. He plans to complete his MBA shortly thereafter. Cade admits that he gets easily sucked into a good spreadsheet like other people get sucked into a good novel. He enjoys spending time with his beautiful wife, working on his Challenger, and savoring chocolate ice cream."You miss 100% of the shots you never take." – Wayne Gretzky

Hannah Manis

Loan Processor

Hannah is one of our newest members in the Loan Processing department here at Boomerang. She has a degree from Brigham Young University-Idaho and has spent the last 4 years teaching. She is eager and excited to learn the ropes. After work, she enjoys going to her local CrossFit gym, swimming, and playing with her nieces and nephews. "Would I rather be feared or loved? Easy. Both. I want people to be afraid of how much they love me." -Michael Scott

Chelsea Shelton


Bio Coming Soon

Jill Fillmore


Jill completes the bookkeeping for Boomerang’s Accounting Department. Her favorite part of the job is being around her super talented co-workers! She graduated in Audiology and Speech Pathology years ago, but her only real speech clients have been her children: Cedric, Adelaide and Nigel. Jill and Brian, her husband, are avid hikers, tennis players and dog lovers. Occasionally, you’ll find their family on a basketball or pickleball court, but more often, they’re at home playing board games or watching a classic Disney movie."It don’t matter if they’re not perfect. Don’t worry about it, ‘cos we don’t make any mistakes here. We only have happy little accidents." – Bob Ross

Tyler Chapman

Loan Servicing Assistant

Tyler Chapman is an Arizona native who joined the Boomerang Capital team earlier this year in the servicing department. He is enthusiastic, hardworking, and is always looking for ways to make the office space more enjoyable. His interest include rock climbing and anything outdoors. "I’m a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it." – Thomas Jefferson

Deena Phillips

Operations Assistant

Deena was raised in Cache Valley Utah. She moved to Arizona to attend graphic design school. Upon graduating, she worked in the valley as a graphic designer for the next 25 years. She lends her talents wherever they are needed and while new to the financial world, has enjoyed the change and looks forward to contributing to the success of the whole team. Her hobbies are cooking, camping, and most of all art. In her spare time, you will find her doodling for her friends and small fan base. "Pray for Peace" – Sherri Bond

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