Dave Shepard

Senior Loan Officer
NMLS # 253764
State Lic CO #MLO.100022614, TX #253764
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Welcome!

For over a decade Dave Shepard has used his knowledge and experience to guide families and business leaders to see their dreams come true. A Senior Mortgage Loan Originator with Academy Mortgage, Dave specializes in FHA, conventional, rural development and VA loans. The former business owner spent 8 years in the United States Military. He was an Airman First Class Administrator in the Air Force and a 1st Lieutenant Combat Engineer in the Army.

Dave has a passion for helping others and enjoys guiding people through the mortgage lending process to help them fulfill their dreams. He is a seasoned professional with wisdom you can rely on to see it clearly.

In his free-time, Dave loves spending time with his greatest joy, his family. He enjoys hunting, fishing and hiking. You may even find this family man in the kitchen creating culinary masterpieces, traveling or working out.

"Promising to help you see today and live tomorrow."
-David Shepard


Since joining Academy, I have helped many individuals and families attain the dream of homeownership. Whether you want to buy a new home or refinance an existing mortgage, I will provide a customized solution for you at competitive rates. No brokering, no middleman, no hassle, no surprises.

I will be in control of your loan file from start to finish, and I will be up-to-date on the status of your loan at all times. I understand the importance of maintaining continuous communication throughout the loan process and commit to providing you accurate, timely, and honest mortgage advice.

I invite you to put us to the test. Let me show you how simple and easy securing a mortgage can be.

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—Todd Dieguez

Dave has been my Loan Officer for many many years and I can't imagine using anyone else for my personal home purchases. Reliable, trustworthy and all around excellent every single time!

—Jillian Gallegos

Dave & Logan started working with us the day we called. They helped us through our entire process. They took the stress out of financing a new home. Cannot say enough good things about everyone at Academy Mortgage

—Connie Hart

Logan and Dave were amazing very helpful and they k ow what they are doing

—Garrett gilliam

I wasn't sure I could qualify and with Dave and Logan, it seemed like no problem at all, at least for me. The best ever!!!

—Ramona Mitchell

—tina torres

From day one I knew I had contacted the perfect person to take care of me. Logan was relentless in his work to not only complete my loan, but to make sure it was the best possible fit for my situation. Even when issues came up that I honestly figured meant doom for making this possible. Even though Logan was my primary contact person Dave seemed to always be available to assistant help solve anything that came up. To the point that it was very evident that I had a true team getting things done for me. The honesty, knowledge, and commitment that I witnessed and got to experience are truly rare in today’s world.

—Eric Way

—Janet Wagoner

—CYRIE WORTMANN

Dave and Logan and the team were great to work with, and everything went so smooth. Keep it up!

—Dustin Hawkins

A huge thank you to Dave and his team for making our refinance such an easy process.

—Clint Cholas

Dave and his team were easy to work with, experience and fast respond. Definitely will work with Academy Mortgage in the future.

—DAT TRAN

—Jon Lafferty

Wonderful process. They were super easy to communicate with and made the process easier for us being out of town.

—Samantha Dieguez

Dave and Logan were always available to answer questions and we are so happy with the entire process We would definitely use Dave Shepherd at Academy again

—Margaret Csikos

My loan experience was amazing! I understood everything that was said to me and I was informed of everything. Every change and all. They did an amazing job!

—Juan A Ruiz

Dave and Logan were extremely awesome!!! We had one loan company deny us because they couldn’t understand why we would sell our house for so much and then buy a new home for lesser price. So I suggested to my wife let’s give Dave Shepard a call and let him see what he could do for us. He was totally awesome! He even went as far as getting a three way phone call with that other loan company and my wife to see what had happened. He and and Logan went immediately to work for us and they had our loaned approved in record time. I can’t say enough good things about Dave and Logan and Academy Mortgage Corporation. Thank you all for all you did for us.

—Matthew Hart

Dave Sheppard is THEE best. Loved working with he and his crew. The reason I switched from Major Mortgage to Academy is because of Dave.

—Ava M Lanes

Always a pleasure working with you Dave. Logan was great about keeping us updated every step of the way.

—Mary Humble

Dave and Logan are excellent loan officers. They are always on top of it and great communicators.

—Debbie Doetmeyer