Ben Lustig is an essential part of JVM’s Mortgage Analyst team where he applies his rigorous critical thinking skills to pre-approving complex files and educating homebuyers on the mortgage process. Ben graduated with honors from Northeastern University where he studied U.S. foreign policy and the maintenance of geopolitical power systems. After graduating, Ben spent several years working for Wayfair in a supply chain management position. During his tenure in the world of e-commerce, Ben built and maintained relationships with high-end clients and optimized business operations using data analytics and a pragmatic, roll-up-your-sleeves approach.
Originally from Walnut Creek, Ben spent five years in the frigid climates of Boston before returning to the San Francisco Bay Area. Now thrilled to be back in California, Ben has been re-acquainting himself with his favorite hikes in Marin County and Tilden Park. When he is not on a hiking trail, reading a book, or rock climbing, you’ll find Ben with family and friends, exploring new breweries and restaurants near his home in Oakland.