Meet the Team

More than mortgage advisers

About us

Our mission is to transform generations New Zealand families with financial education and advice.

 

We are an award-winning team of mortgage advisers, insurance advisers and financial coaches who journey with our clients to give them and their families a secure financial future.

 

We're not a bunch of lone rangers. Our team environment means everyone has the support they need to grow. 

Our values

01 Genuine relationships

We're honest and upfront with each other and clients without sugar-coating, so we can build trust.

02 Courageous innovation

We're not afraid to break the mould, be innovative, go out, and make things happen. We're not standing still. We have futuristic thinking. We don’t settle for the quick grab, here and now. We're in it for the long haul. We build for the future with insight, so we're ahead of the game.

03 Shared genius

We're doing it together. No one is left behind. We bring our strengths and weaknesses to the table.

04 Striving for results

We have the best interest of the clients and each other at heart. We strive to positively impact the lives of others without selfishness.

05 Work-life choices

We work together to support each other in our work-life choices without taking advantage of each other. 

Our team

Jeff Elias

Director

Specialist Financial Adviser

Mortgages

Financial Coaching

Winner of the 2016 Professional Advisers Association New Adviser of the Year, Jeff worked previously as a mortgage debt reduction specialist and has an intimate knowledge of mortgages. He likes to look for creative solutions where required and enjoys showing people how to structure and pay their mortgage off quickly. Jeff loves working with and spending time with his wife, Jacque, and is a father of five. He also enjoys tennis and walking his dog, Chase.

Jacque Elias

Director, CEO

Jacque's personal mission is to bring hope to families. Whether it was through her previous careers in speech therapy and children's ministry or in her current role as CEO, the wellbeing of families is where her heart is. Through her own financial literacy journey, she has managed the finances of businesses she has owned as well as transforming her personal finances from desperate to thriving. She enjoys spending time with her husband and four bonus children and has been known to sing and dance a bit too.

Faith Holm

Senior Mortgage

Lending Assistant

Throughout Faith’s career she has always strived to exceed clients' expectations.  She has a wealth of knowledge that she gained from working for several years at a major bank as a Business Banking Manager. Faith is an expert in residential, property development and commercial lending. 

She finds it exciting to play a part in helping her clients fulfil their home ownership dreams.  In her free time, when the Wellington weather is permitting, she enjoys going for nature walks, fishing and hanging out at church.

Michelle Domenghini

Lending Assistant

Michelle is new to the Futurebound team, working as a lending assistant.  Prior to that, she spent most of her career in finance going between banks and brokers. Her favourite roles are service-based; Michelle finds helping people rewarding and fulfilling. People are her passion and pastime and she has spent a lot of time studying people and how they work. In her spare time, you will find her connecting with friends and family, studying and experiencing new places. Michelle is inspired by learning and believes our potential grows as we grow, so there is always more to experience.