Meet The Team

Sue Foster-Blanchard

Owner and President

Before establishing Concord Escrow in 1993, Sue Foster-Blanchard entered the real estate industry in 1984 and advanced her career as a successful Escrow Officer. She also managed two offices in 1993 before Concord Escrow was developed. Coming up on the 23rd year of business, Concord has flourished to be recognized within the industry as one of the most sufficient to work with. As the owner and president, Sue strives to enhance her business and strengthen relationships with clientele and business associates. Sue continues to morph her business to exceed the needs within the real estate industry. With the constant focus to better the company and expand the list of clientele, Sue has created not only a remarkable business, but a family full of friends. Everyone who has had the pleasure of working with or for Sue only has positive things to say about her generosity, helpfulness and continued need to grow the most positive working environments for everyone.

 

 

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Mary Marinko

 

Senior Escrow Officer, Office Manager  

Mary has specialized in transactions involving residential, multi-family, commercial and industrial sales, and exchanges. Since joining  Concord Escrow she has become proficient in problem solving and complex transactions, including but not limited to AITDs, Short Sales and T.I.C.s. Due to her focus and personality she has developed a clientele of some of Orange County’s top real estate agents and brokers who rely on her expertise to provide a pleasant and professional closing. Mary obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Child Development at California State University of Fullerton. She began her escrow career in 1990 and joined Concord Escrow in 1995. She continues to develop her industry knowledge and expertise through continuing education courses and seminars. When not doing escrow, Mary is busy at home with her husband and their two children. She enjoys working out, golfing and outside activities.

 

 

Samantha Cheney

 

 

 Escrow Officer

Samantha graduated from UCSB with a degree in Political Science, while working in accounting. She began her escrow career in 1997 with Concord Escrow, following in the footsteps of successful real estate parents. Samantha was an Exchange Officer while building her client portfolio then managed a new branch office for Concord Escrow in 2005. Samantha is married with two children, works out and enjoys golfing. Favorite way to chill from escrow is boating on Lake Nacieminto.

 

Diana Lane

 

Escrow Officer

Diana began her escrow career in 1992 and joined Concord Escrow in 1998. She has been working with us for over 15 years. She handles refinance transactions and residential, multi-family, Commercial sales, and exchanges. When not doing escrow, Diana is busy at home with her 3 girls. She enjoys spending time with her family.

 

 

 

Escrow Officer

Lyndsay McDuffey

 

 Escrow Officer

Lyndsay McDuffey began her escrow career in 2001 and has over 15 years’ experience in the escrow industry. She is proficient in Residential and Commercial Resale’s, Short Sales, REO’s, Co-Op’s, Refinances, and specializes in high liability properties. Lyndsay believes communication is the key. Along with her attention to detail and a proactive approach, she strives to make every transaction a smooth and positive experience for her clients. Lyndsay is a Huntington Beach native, current resident and is an active member in the community. In her spare time she enjoys golfing, camping and spending time outdoors with her husband and two children.

 

 

Jr. Escrow Officer

Martina Rubio-Sims

 

Jr. Escrow Officer

 

 

 

 

Danielle Banford

Danielle Banford

 

Jr. Escrow Officer

 

 

 

 

 

Sharlet Rivera

Sharlet Rivera

 

Closing Officer

 

 

 

 

Joann Pennington

Joann Pennington

 

Marketing Representative

Joann began her career with Concord Escrow 20 years ago as a Junior Escrow Officer for a brief time before she changed her goal set and became Concord Escrow’s Marketing Manager. With that career goal in place, she wasted no time in becoming one of the most recognized people in the Escrow Industry in the Fountain Valley/Huntington Beach area and beyond. She is beloved in the business and highly respected by her peers. Joann has been a member of many social committees throughout her profession, from Women’s Council of Realtors, Huntington Beach Chapter, OCAR Affiliate Committee and By Referral Only, to name a few. Her accolades are many and her dedication to this industry is a true testament to her continued success.

 

Cheryl Esquer

Cheryl Esquer

 

 Closing Officer & Sales Associate

Cheryl joined the Concord Escrow team in 2015 in our Closing Department. Prior to working at Concord Escrow, she spent almost 20 years as a Customer Service and Verification Manager at one of the top leading professional lighting and sound companies in California. One of her biggest passions is developing and maintaining relationships. Cheryl wanted to take on a new adventure and requested to change her role with our team and is now working on business development. When not working, she is enjoying time with her husband and two children. She also enjoys volunteering and giving back to local charities.
 

Angela Ogaz

Angela Ogaz

Marketing Representative

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Bill Blanchard

 

Owner

 

 

 

 

Brandon Blanchard

Brandon Blanchard

 

Office Administrator

 

 

Our team provides Escrow Services throughout  California and Nevada.