Financing Homes in Lake Tahoe and Truckee since 1992.

The Peterson Team

Steve Peterson, Branch Manager / Mortgage Planner

NMLS #245017

Steve has been active in mortgage lending since 1989. In 1992 he began Steve-Petersonspecializing in helping clients in the Lake Tahoe and Truckee  areas finance their home purchases.

With over 20 years of  lending experience in Incline Village, Truckee, Tahoe City, Zephyr Cove, Stateline, Glenbrook, South Lake Tahoe and many other Tahoe communities he has become adept at the unique challenges of lending in resort markets.

With an MBA in finance, he is able to understand the complexities of high income borrowers, the challenging guidelines for resort condos and second homes. He brings a unique knowledge of the Lake Tahoe area which is critical in today’s challenging mortgage market.

Steve’s Direct Office Line is 775-831-7151 or by email at


Jessica Farlin, Loan Processing Manager

Jessica joined our office of Sierra Pacific Mortgage in 2012. IMG_1222Since joining Sierra Pacific, she has helped over 250 clients finance or refinance their homes.
With unique understanding of Customer Service and the mortgage industry, Jessica focuses her talents on making sure the loan process is smooth and timely.

Jessica can be reached at 916-797-2537 or


Michael Alves, Loan Coordinator

NMLS # 1070285

Michael started working for Sierra Pacific Mortgage in 2015. IMG_1222

Michael can be reached at 916-850-6026 or





Erica Peterson, Marketing Assistant

Erica started working for Sierra Pacific Mortgage in 2009. She maintains IMG_1222the Sierra Pacific Website, Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Having spent many hours in social media based classes, Erica has a good understanding of how media can positively impact business.

Erica can be reached at 916-850-6025 or





Debbie Peterson, Operations Manager

NMLS # 248538

Debbie has been active in mortgage lending since 2000. IMG_1224She and  Steve Peterson owned a Net Branch of Partners Mortgage from 2000 to 2005. She has managed the Operations and Processing of the Sierra Pacific Mortgage Lake Tahoe Office since 2009. Prior to working for Sierra Pacific Mortgage, Debbie also owned and managed Debra Peterson and Associates, a real estate sales company.

Debbie can be reached by phone at 916-797-0290 or by email at




Sierra Pacific Mortgage

Sierra Pacific Mortgage has been providing mortgage financing since 1986. It is one of the most respected Mortgage Banking Companies in the country. Sierra Pacific Mortgage is an industry leader with a solid reputation of integrity, competitive rates and superior service.  Sierra Pacific Mortgage is your source for Lake Tahoe Mortgages. We finance homes throughout Lake Tahoe: Kings Beach, Tahoe Vista, Carnelian Bay, Tahoe City, Truckee, Homewood, South Lake Tahoe, Stateline, Zephyr Cove, Cave Rock, Glenbrook, Genoa and Roseville.