Meet our Residential Lending Team
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Dante DiMassa is Bank of Cape Cod's Vice President and Director of Residential Lending. DiMassa heads up the bank's residential mortgage lending operation, overseeing all facets of the business.
DiMassa has extensive experience in residential lending, starting in 1988. He most recently was the vice president of residential lending at Martha's Vineyard Savings Bank. His previous experience includes with Bank of America Home Loan in Braintree where he managed multiple locations and grew the business from startup to production of more than $300 million in loans. He was also senior vice president of Bank of America's loan center in Richmond, VA where he built the operation from startup to a center that produced more than $7 billion in funded loans.
DiMassa has a degree in economics from University of Massachusetts-Amherst and attended graduate studies at the University of Bridgeport. He is active in his community and recently helped co-found the Marshfield Flag Football League, an NFL affiliated program, with more than 300 local youths participating. He coaches baseball and basketball and is father of an 11-year-old son.
DiMassa is passionate about the business and is particularly focused on the customer experience, ensuring each customer's financial needs are met with appropriate mortgage programs, and delivering on-time results. DiMassa can be reached by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phone, 508-568-2334.
Dante DiMassa: NMLS ID# 504565
Kelly Monahan Benway
Kelly Monahan Benway is Bank of Cape Cod's Business Development Officer in Falmouth and Mortgage Loan Officer.
Benway is based out of the bank's Falmouth branch and is working with consumers and businesses to assist with their banking needs. She grew up in Falmouth and is a graduate of Falmouth High School, and has a degree in marketing from the University of Massachusetts.
Benway has extensive experience in the financial services industry in Boston and on Cape Cod. She has been involved in residential lending since 2007. She has played an instrumental role in growing deposits and commercial customers since Bank of Cape Cod Falmouth opened in May 2012.
When not working, you can find Benway enjoying family time with her husband, Eric, and two sons. She is also a dedicated community volunteer, serving on the board of directors of Historic Highfield Hall and Gardens, treasurer of the Falmouth Village Association as well as volunteering at the Falmouth Service Center, Mullen Hall School and the Saconesset Hill Association.
You can reach her at 508-444-1615 or by email email@example.com. Benway knows Falmouth and the surrounding communities and will be happy to put her knowledge to work for her customers.
Kelly Monahan Benway: NMLS ID# 761789
Keeley Scales is Bank of Cape Cod's mortgage underwriter. She is responsible for underwriting conventional and jumbo residential mortgages.
Scales most recently worked as an underwriter at a Cape bank and previously worked as a mortgage officer with Prospect Mortgage and Sovereign Bank.
"It's exciting to be a part of Bank of Cape Cod where my experience in many aspects of the mortgage business are utilized, all to help create a process that is focused on a positive customer experience," Scales said.
Scales is a graduate of Northeastern University where she majored in Journalism and has done coursework toward a master's degree in business administration at University of Massachusetts, Boston.
She lives in Centerville with her fiance, John Anderson, and their children, Emma and Riley Scales and Sarah and Jack Anderson. She can be reached via at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 508-568-2336.
Carole Cook is a registered mortgage originator and is Bank of Cape Cod's mortgage loan officer based in Osterville. Cook has more than 20 years of experience in the mortgage field having worked for several banks in the Fairfield, Connecticut.
A classically trained vocal student, Cook grew up in Boston and attended Emerson College and the Longy School of Music where she was involved in opera and theater. Cook also spent a number of years working in sales and marketing for the hospitality industry. She has maintained a home in Osterville for a number of years and is "thrilled" to be here year-round.
"I'm here to help people find the right mortgage opportunity that best suits their needs," Cook said. "I pride myself on listening and tuning in to what people are communicating. It isn't just about getting a mortgage -- it's about helping people address their financial goals and directing them toward what they need. I love this business and the strategy involved in working closely with customers."
In her spare time, Cook plays golf, enjoys bike riding, walking and spending time gardening. You can reach her at 508-568-2404 or by email at email@example.com.
Carole Cook: NMLS ID # 186467
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