Our Lending Specialists at Edgewater Funding

Deborah Weatherford


Ms. Weatherford has 22 years of experience in the lending and financial services industries. Her past twelve years in banking was as the successful owner of a multi-branched mortgage banking corporation focused on the origination and management of real estate loans. 

Ms. Weatherford received her Bachelor of Science from Oregon State University.

Ms. Weatherford has been active throughout her career in professional and community organizations. She is currently a member of the Portland Business Alliance and involved with several philanthropic organizations.


Teresa Bean


Prior to founding Edgewater Funding, Inc. Ms. Bean spent more than 25 years real estate finance. Her experience includes banking, mortgage banking and real estate development. She is responsible for originating, structuring, and negotiating loans on all types of properties.

Ms. Bean has a BS in Business from Oregon State University and holds Oregon and Washington mortgage broker’s license. Ms. Bean is a member of the Portland Business Alliance and multiple community and national organizations.


Nathan Douglas


Nathan started in this industry 25 years ago when he went to work for his Mom who was a Loan Officer. He first started in processing and quickly moved into a Mortgage Banker role and then into management. Nathan has worked for some of the top 10 financial institutions in the country in addition to some of the local mom and pop brokerages. This vast range of experience has made him a truly valuable asset for both his clients and investment partners.

Nathan has an AAS from Portland Community College, is a certified paralegal, volunteers for special needs/autism, and also is a head soccer coach for the West Hills Youth Soccer Association. Nathan currently holds his MLO license in both Oregon & Washington.