Our Staff


Dan Farris

Chief Loan Officer

Dan Farris is a retired United Army Officer with varied assignments in Airborne and Ranger units in command and staff positions. He served as commercial loan officer at a commercial bank in Murray, KY, now Region’s Financial, as well as serving as mediator and councilor with Housing Partnership, Inc. during the 2008-2011 financial crisis. He owned and operated an auction and real estate company in West Kentucky. He has served on various community development boards and as Mayor of Hazel, KY for nine years, prior to moving to Louisville in 2003. He is married to Jo McKinley, and together they have two grown children and four grandchildren.


Zoe Gerstle

Chief Information Officer

Zoe Gerstle is the Chief Information Officer and current MBA intern for LHOME. A transplant to Louisville from many places, she is currently pursuing her Masters of Science in Business Analytics at the University of Louisville. Her work background varies considerably, from data analysis to industrial diving and working at a garden nursery in Waimanalo, Oahu, HI.

She enjoys staying busy and looks forward to growing with LHOME as they continue to provide fair lending to Louisville.