Employee Spotlight: Meet Craig Yarnell

Funding Specialist

DLP Direct Lending Partners

Signature Phrase:

Dedicated and determined for excellence

Favorite Quote:

“Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard,” -Tim Notke

Role at DLP Direct Lending Partners
As a Funding Specialist, Craig’s job is to provide real estate investors with fast and flexible capital to fund their projects and help them grow their business. He has always had a passion for the financial side of real estate, so seeing the tremendous growth opportunity with DLP inspired him to join the team. Craig always keeps the clients’ best interests in mind, and always aims to provide them with fast solutions and excellent customer service. “This job has taught me that I have more grit than I knew I had. I am genuinely interested in helping clients achieve their goals and dreams,” he comments.
Get to Know Craig
Craig grew up in the Lehigh Valley in Pennsylvania but currently resides in Scottsdale, Arizona. He began his work in real estate lending on the residential/consumer side before spending a few years in IT sales. During his free time, he enjoys golfing, hiking, and spending time with his friends and family.
Fun Facts

  1. Has achieved a track record of proven sales throughout his career
  2. Is inspired by those who “refuse to use life’s circumstances as an excuse for not accomplishing their goals” (such as veterans who complete physical challenges after being injured serving our country; and his personal hero, Nick B!)
  3. If he could travel into the past, he would go back to the day prior to the highest ever lottery jackpot and play the winning ticket (which of course would be immediately invested with DLP Capital Partners!)
  4. Is a huge golf nerd/fan!
  5. His #1 bucket list item is to attend the Masters Golf Tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club