Our Loan Officers

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Eduardo Adame

Senior Partner

NMLS# 301002
Phone: (832) 230-3067
Fax: (281) 901-5342

Eduardo Adame is one of the two founding Partners of Rock Mortgage and has more than 20 years of experience in the Mortgage Industry.  Eduardo has always conducted his business and personal life the same way: with integrity, honesty, knowledge, service and hard work. Informing his clients and helping them make the right decisions has always been a primary goal for Eduardo.  Always thirsty for knowledge, Eduardo enjoys constantly learning every aspect of Real Estate and he is an advocate of daily self-improvement in all areas of his life. He understands that his job is not just to provide a rate and a program, but to explain in detail all the options available and tailor the right choice for each of his clients.  This is one of the many reasons why Eduardo does 100% of his business by referrals from previous clients and Realtors for a number of years. He can provide the vast majority of mortgage products and programs available in the entire estate of Texas, such as FHA, VA, Jumbo, Purchases, Refinances, Texas Cash-Outs, etc. Eduardo Adame is a banker and a broker with key relationships with the top banks in the United States, which allows him to shop around and find the best possible loan products for each client at any given time. 

Michael Ogg

Senior Partner

NMLS 299884


Mike’s been in consumer lending 33 years and has spent the last 21 years in the mortgage business working for larger mortgage lenders. In 2013 he met Eduardo Adame and together they started Rock Mortgage with one processor and a dream to build the best mortgage company in Houston. With a total staff of 10, Rock Mortgage is well on their way to becoming the boutique mortgage company that Mike & Ed dreamed of.

Billy Evans

Loan Officer

NMLS 1603980


Billy Evans is a Loan Officer at Rock Mortgage. As a father and family man Billy understands the importance and want to have a beautiful home to raise and grow a family in. That is why he has made it his mission to help everyone get the best mortgage solution possible to fit their financial needs. Billy is also a former United States Marine, as a Veteran himself and mortgage professional he has combined his knowledge and experience to passionately serve Veterans. When Billy isn’t working, he enjoys spending time with his wife, daughter, and their puppy Ollie!

Christian De Aguinaga

Loan Processor


Christian De Aguinaga is a Loan Processor for Rock Mortgage who grew up in Mexico but has had the opportunity of studying in several countries, France and United States being among them. He is trilingual with a Bachelor’s in Finance who is motivated to expand his knowledge while helping others purchase the home of their dreams. His goal and motivation are being able to assist homebuyers while trying to simplify the whole process and making it as smooth as possible for all clients. Christian is a vivid sports enthusiast, soccer and basketball being his favorites. He enjoys worldwide cuisine and is always looking for new restaurants around the city to try out. 

Jamie Ayala

Loan Officer

NMLS 1829782


Jamie is a Loan Officer who enjoys serving his hometown community of Houston, TX through helping others fulfil their dream of homeownership. Getting to know his clients on a personal level and helping first-time homebuyers educate themselves on the ins and outs of homeownership are his favorite aspects of his position. In his spare time Jamie enjoys exploring the great outdoors as well as the many restaurants and patio bars Houston has to offer.

Makayla Kelleher

Customer Service Representative & Loan Coordinator 


Makayla Kelleher, commonly known as Mak, is the customer service representative and loan coordinator for Rock Mortgage. When not working she is in school pursuing her Master’s degree in occupational therapy. Helping people has been a personal passion of Mak’s her entire life, so working for Rock Mortgage and being able to implement the passion every day in helping borrowers obtain their dreams in any way she can has been incredible.  She enjoys spending time with her friends, family and her one-year old German Shepherd/Husky Mix named Miko.

Orlando Rivera

Operations Manager

NMLS 1683936


Orlando Rivera was born and raised here in Houston, Tx. After graduating high school, he felt a very strong sense of patriotism and decided to join the United States Marine Corps. After proudly serving for 4 years he ultimately decided to leave the military life style to pursue a degree in Engineering. During his second year of studies however he found his way into the mortgage industry and was immediately hooked as it was extremely fulfilling to assist people in meeting their goals of homeownership. Orlando has been active in the mortgage industry now for a little over 3 years and is loving every minute of it. Currently working as the Operations Manager for Rock mortgage, he enjoys the high pace aspect of the position, in his words “there’s never a dull moment!” Being one of 6 siblings, family is extremely important to him and tries to spend as much time as possible with loved ones. Outside of work and family he enjoys lifting weights, running outdoors and any type of motorsport he can participate in.

Sael Torres

Loan Processor & Operations Associate


Sael R. Torres is a Bi-Lingual Loan Processor and Operations Associate at Rock Mortgage, who is a native Houstonian with Mexican roots from Monterrey, NL. Sael has excelled at his position and his duties as a processor and operations associate by always being factual, knowledgeable, and performing outstanding customer service with all clients. His background in Aerospace Engineering and Business Management from his time at Texas A&M University, has certainly help him work more efficiently in the fast paced and everchanging world of the mortgage business. In his spare time, Sael enjoys spending time with his Chocolate Labrador and German Shepherd at various parks, trails, and dog friendly bars or restaurants. He also enjoys working around his house and taking on DIY projects on with his wife and mommy-to-be.   

Tom McGinnis

Loan Officer

NMLS 1771958


Growing up in the Houston area as the eighth of nine children, Tom McGinnis learned that listening is a valuable tool.  As a Loan Officer for Rock Mortgage, listening and understanding the needs of the client helps put a human touch on the process.  Tom loves to help others realize their dreams of home ownership and with over 30 years of experience in the financially-related roles, he is well suited to help his mortgage clients.  Tom enjoys spending time in the country with his family fishing, running and spending time outdoors. If you or anyone you know has a mortgage-related need, Tom is ready and willing to help.  

Shawnna Cox

Loan Processor


Shawnna S. Cox is a loan processor and operations associate for Rock Mortgage. With this position, Shawnna is able to fulfil her dreams of helping others on a daily basis achieve their goals. When not in the office, she tremendously enjoys spending time with her two young adult children, as they are her pride and joy. She enjoys anything outdoors and adventurous. Hiking, kayaking, and camping are just a few of her favorite hobbies. The Texas Hill Country and The Emerald Coast of the Florida Panhandle are where most of her favorite memories arise. She looks forward to meeting and working with borrowers whether first time home buyers or seasoned third- and fourth-time buyers. The goal is all the same, to provide excellent customer service and walk with the borrower through the entire process.