Managing Director

Leif Boyd currently serves as the Managing Director at Sun West Mortgage Company.

As a valued member of the team, Leif sees himself as a Servant Leader, eager to grow the company and support Loan Originators in closing loans even better and faster.

Leif’s vast experience includes over 20 years in the mortgage industry. He has held positions at every level, from a top producing loan officer and branch manager to the Head of Production at one of the top independent mortgage banks in the United States. Leif has built his resume and reputation by helping organizations get better with a skill set that includes advanced strategic planning, change management, and leveraging both his experience and market knowledge to maximize the bottom line results.

He also finds time to enjoy being a father and raising two beautiful children in Southern California.



Regional Manager NMLS# 250462

Matt Perez is Regional Manager at the Irvine, CA Branch.

Perez is dedicated to providing his clients with exceptional service. His favorite part of Sun West is the technology and 24/7/365 back-end loan processing to provide clients a timely closing and competitive financing options. Matt’s love for the industry coupled with his extensive experience will be a great asset to the company’s continued success.



Regional Manager for the West Coast Division NMLS# 1292233

Garrett has been able to grow his team by focusing on strategic planning, building operational systems, and having excellent relationship management skills.

With more than 15 years of experience in the mortgage industry, Melahn has extensive knowledge of all things related to mortgage, real estate, and marketing. Not only is Melahn a mortgage professional, but he also has a passion for helping companies grow. Garrett states, “Consulting and training small businesses and entrepreneurial projects with their marketing and operational readiness is a passion as well.”

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