Matt Padgett, President

Matt was born and raised in Knoxville, and calls Knoxville home today. He and his wife, Dani, have two sons, Greyson and Bram. They love taking family trips and sharing in adventures together. Matt is the founder of Keystone Mortgage, where he works with an amazing group of people that all share the mission of bettering the lives of every person they come into contact with. Matt enjoys spending time at their family farm in Grainger County, as well as trail running, cycling and hiking.

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Paul Eldridge

Paul grew up in Boone, North Carolina. He attended college on a soccer scholarship. He began his career in the Pharmaceutic industry. In 2013 he joined the Keystone team. Paul brings to his clients a strong attention to detail and desire to bring a world class service. When he is not in the office he is at the gym training to compete at obstacle course races around the country.

Eric Nearing

Eric Nearing is a native of Tennessee who has been privileged to visit, see and serve in varying parts of the world. He speaks English, Spanish, Ketchuya & Aymara to varying degrees. He studied at UTK before serving a mission with his church in South America. Following his mission, he finished his Bachelor’s degree in Economics with a Minor in Business at BYU in 2010. Since his marriage in 2008, he and his wife have had two perfect children and moved 7 times. They are happy to call East Tennessee home. With several years of sales and retail management he began his career with Keystone in 2012. He feels “privileged to be a part of a community and culture that encourages, nurtures and inspires the best in everybody and everything. Keystone Mortgage provides the best experience in the industry- period. Give us a call and let us show you how.”

Adam King

Adam King is a native Knoxvillian and a graduate of Maryville College. Adam also holds a master’s degree from UTK. Formerly a librarian and high school math and English teacher, Adam has brought to the mortgage industry his lifelong passion for serving others. He is always excited and humbled to assist in helping his clients with one of the largest purchases of their lives. In his free time, Adam enjoys reading great writers, going to see live music, and finding and polishing rocks and minerals.

Will Conway

Will in charge of client experience at Keystone and loves helping make our clients feel valued and important. He enjoys spending camping and hiking outdoors with his son, Jack, and wife, Allie. He is craft beer enthusiast, and loves exploring Knoxville’s beer scene. Will is an avid runner, and completes at least one marathon a year.

Allie Conway

Allie Conway is a native South Knoxvillian and a graduate of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She loves being able to help and serve the people around her and is grateful for the opportunity to be able to assist her clients in the purchase of their dream home. In her free time you can find her outdoors running on one of Knoxville’s beautiful trails, spending time with her husband Will and son Jack, and exploring local restaurants and breweries in the area.

Lauren Ammons

Lauren is from Knoxville, and attended UTK where she majored in Finance and International Business. She loves being part of the unique culture at Keystone, where we are always striving to improve the lives of our clients and each other. Lauren enjoys traveling, cooking, and trail running with her husband Franklin.

Paul Kedrow

Paul Kedrow is a native of Knoxville, Tennessee and attended Auburn University where he majored in Finance. Paul brings his love for his hometown, passion for serving others, and financial background to the mortgage business. He is committed to providing the best possible home buying experience for his clients and community. In his spare time, Paul enjoys anything that involves being outside, traveling, and music.

Sharon Glover

Sharon has over 19 years of experience in the mortgage industry, and truly loves helping and getting to know Keystone clients throughout the mortgage process. She believes that helping other’s is her greatest passion. Outside of office, Sharon enjoys spending time with her husband, Bobby, and her teenage sons. As a family, they enjoy being outdoors walking, swimming, and grilling out.

Ashley Yarbrough

As “VP of Client Experience”, Ashley has a true passion for helping others. Her energy and eagerness for growth, make her a great fit on the Keystone team. Ashley resides in Maryville, and finds happiness in exercising, reading, and spending quality time with family and friends.