Chris Kelso is a Senior Loan Officer and Branch Manager for Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation in Houston. He has over 14 years experience in the mortgage industry helping customers achieve the dream of financing a new or pre-owned home. Chris brings an excitement and passion to his job and thrives at seeking the very best loan programs for his customers. Prior to joining Fairway Mortgage, Chris worked in the information technology and finance fields as vice president to regional manager and senior consultant with companies like Prime Lending, Willow Bend Mortgage, Reliant Energy, Computer Associates, i4cast (a division of Hewlett Packard) and Support Technologies. Chris is a co-founder of the Real Estate Rat Pack with Rob Cook. The Real Estate Rat Pack is Houston’s leading source for real estate knowledge, advise and fun! Chris began his career in Monterrey, Mexico in 1992 as the head of marketing and sales for a diversified products company (MYSDA). Chris is fluent is Spanish having lived in Mexico for over 22 years. His mantra is simple “Live life to the fullest!”.