The Mortgage Advisory Team

The Mortgage Advisory Team is a team of mortgage professionals based in Hutchinson, MN. Dale Gross, Joan Johnson, and Ian McDonald have a combined 55 years of experience in the mortgage industry, and all of them have helped clients from all walks of life achieve the dream of homeownership. The Mortgage Advisory Team focuses on providing an exceptional mortgage experience for each client. They offer residential mortgage services throughout Minnesota, North Dakota, and Iowa.

Dale Gross

NMLS# 677577


Dale Gross is committed to providing an effortless experience for clients who are looking to buy or refinance a home. Dale has been in the mortgage industry since 1997.

After graduating from UW-Stout in Wisconsin, Dale spent ten years working in the hospitality industry before making a transition into the mortgage business, and eventually to Fairway. Dale loves to spend time outdoors doing a wide variety of activities with family and friends. He lives in Hutchinson with his wife Kristine and their daughter. They also have three sons, two of whom are married, and one grandson.

Dale enjoys working for Fairway Independent Mortgage because Fairway is truly a family helping families achieve the dream of homeownership.

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Joan C. Johnson

NMLS# 216339


Joan Johnson has been in the mortgage industry since 1999, and is committed to taking great care of people who are looking to purchase or refinance a home. After graduating from Augsburg College, Joan spent time working in marketing and banking before coming to Fairway.

Joan is involved in many capacities in her church in Glencoe. She also loves to spend time with her family, travel, and attend sporting events. She and her husband Mark live on a farm near Plato. They have two married sons and four grandchildren.

Joan enjoys working in the mortgage industry because of the satisfaction she gets when helping customers achieve their goals. She loves to see a buyer’s dream come true – whether it’s their first home or their retirement home.

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Ian McDonald

NMLS# 229719


Ian McDonald and his wife Kathy have been residents of Hutchinson, MN, since 1997. Ian has been actively engaged in residential lending since that time. With a background in public accounting and finance, he has spent his years in the practice of residential mortgage lending, helping clients achieve the dream of homeownership. Ian and his team aim to provide an exceptional mortgage experience for each client. Ian and Kathy are proud parents of their two children, Mackenzie and Jacob.