James K Barath, CMPS

Mortgage Banker

NMLS# 124492

Getting To Know James

As a graduate of Purdue University, the Dale Carnegie Human Relations Course, Napoleon Hill PMA Science of Success Course, and The CMPS Institute, in addition to being an alumnus of Phi Delta Theta, I am a loving husband to Kim Pham and a nurturing father to Jai Phuoc.

More than likely, this is one of the largest and most important financial transactions you will ever make. Always make sure you are working with a certified, mortgage professional.

The largest financial transaction of your life is far too important to place into the hands of someone who is not capable of advising you properly and troubleshooting the issues that may arise along the way.

But how can you tell? Be Smart... Ask Questions... Get Answers!

You might do this only four or five times in your entire life but the TEAM here at LeaderOne Financial Corp. does this every single day. It's your home and your future. It's our profession and our passion. We are ready to work for your best interest. Apply Online Now for your next Home Loan!"

Our Mission Is A Better Mortgage Experience

LeaderOne’s mission and commitment to you is dedicated to facilitating the dream of homeownership by providing you with Five-Star Service.

We believe in earning your trust by communicating to you the information need to know, when you need to know it and by offering the right mortgage for your unique financial picture at a competitive and fair price.

Who Is LeaderOne Financial?

LeaderOne Financial Corporation is a revolution in mortgage banking. We are committed to our values of Service, Empowerment, and Accountability.

Our ownership model combines the best of both worlds; a commitment to individual empowerment with the backing of a solid, experienced, and committed team. Our customer experience is a function of our employee experience. Together, we truly can achieve more. Our belief in employee engagement doesn’t have a finish line.

A Culture Of Service, Accountability And Empowerment

We treat our customers with the same courtesy, professionalism and support with which we treat each other.


  • Service begins with how we interact internally
  • We seek out ways to make each other look good
  • We give each other the benefit of the doubt
  • We show our appreciation


  • We are all leaders
  • Everyone on the team is a ‘decision-maker’
  • We are not afraid of failure, we are concerned about inaction
  • We are proactive – we Fail Forward
  • We seek out feedback and ideas
  • We ask what we can do to help
  • We are committed to employee development
  • At the end of the day, we all have the same job description


  • We hold each other accountable for positivity
  • We look for ways to do more with less
  • We own our mistakes, and learn from them
  • It’s nobody’s fault, and it’s everyone’s responsibility

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James K Barath, CMPS

Mortgage Banker

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