Brenda Gross Mitchell

Vice President & Private Banking Loan Officer

NMLS ID: #609920

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Brenda Gross Mitchell

Bank of Hawaii since 2002 | Mortgage Industry since 1998

Kahala Loan Center

4211 Waialae Ave., Ste. 101 Honolulu, HI 96816

Phone: (808) 694-7454 Cell: (808) 286-2656 Email:


  • First Time Home Buyer
  • Jumbo Loans
  • Creative Solutions
  • VA
  • Construction Perms
  • Condo Projects
  • Mortgage Credit Certificate Program
  • Bank of Hawaii Mortgage and Home Equity Bundle
  • Low Down Payment Financing
  • Condotels/Cooperative Properties
  • Self-Employed Borrowers

More About Brenda Gross Mitchell

Brenda Mitchell has earned a host of accolades during her 20 years in the mortgage loan industry, including setting a new record at Bank of Hawaii in 2013 when she surpassed $150 million in mortgage loan funding. Brenda earned a master’s degree in business and English from Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts, attended Oxford University to study international business, and is a Punahou School 13-Year Club member. Brenda is also a Board Member of Make-A-Wish Hawaii.

Brenda is a proud mother of two amazing boys who enjoys yoga, the beach, golfing. She started running marathons with her father while in 5th grade, a father-daughter activity that continued through her college years. She loves entertaining family and friends in her beautiful home and can’t get enough of her French bulldog, Zeus.

Brenda with her two boys

Awards & Recognitions

  • Chairman’s Circle Award (16 years)
  • Top Producer (13 years)
  • Honolulu Magazine’s Best in Real Estate (Nominated five times)
  • Top one percent in loan closings for loan officers in Hawaii
  • Set new bank record with $150 million in mortgage funding in 2013


Community Involvement

  • Vice Chairman of the Child and Family Services Gala
  • Make-A-Wish Hawaii, Board Member


  • Punahou School, 13+ Club member
  • Mount Holyoke College, double major in Business and English
  • Oxford University

Fun Facts

  • Brenda has been running marathons with her dad every year from the fifth grade through college.
  • She loves entertaining family and friends in her beautiful Aina Haina home.
  • One thing she can’t get enough of is her French bulldog, Zeus.

Trusted Lender Badge

Trusted Lender
*#1 in total dollars and numbers of loans made in the State of Hawaii.

*#1 Residential Lender ranking is for total number of residential loans and total dollars made by a lender in the State of Hawaii in 2018. Information compiled by Title Guaranty derived from Hawaii Bureau of Conveyances tax data recorded information for 2018. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

"Brenda was the most professional, competent, efficient and responsive person we have ever worked with in any profession. Her knowledge during this entire process gave us a total feeling of confidence and comfort."

— Satisfied Client

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