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Brenden Lowbridge

Director, Finance Strategist and Mortgage Broker

Brenden has 15 years industry experience as well as a Commerce Degree, majoring in Finance and Economics. His determination in assisting our clients achieve their property goals has resulted in him winning multiple industry awards.

Brenden is a property enthusiast himself who practises what he preaches, he has been consistently completing property developments for the last 10 + years and believes there is no better way to create wealth and abundance than via property.

Brenden loves spending time with his family, training at the gym, boxing, Monday night soccer with his mates, spending time on his construction sites with his first son Arel learning about building, traveling the world, eating at restaurants and enjoying fine wine.

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 0429 059 888

Connor Perry

Senior Finance Strategist and Mortgage Broker

Connor enjoys working in the finance industry to help people achieve their dreams through property. From first home buyers to experienced investors, Connor believes that no scenario is too complex and is passionate about keeping it real, genuine, and simple in his approach to every client.

Connor was recognised nationally in 2021 as the ‘Newcomer of the Year’ by the Australian Broking Awards, for his excellence in the industry as a new broker. Since then, his skills and dedication have only increased, and he is currently working towards a Masters in Applied Finance at university.

In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, exercising outdoors, watching sport, and listening to country music.

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 0409 992 823

Linda Kendall

Senior Finance Strategist and Mortgage Broker

With over 30 years’ experience in the finance industry Linda has a wealth of knowledge she draws upon to assist her clients achieve their financial goals, proudly serving a diverse clientele, ranging from first homebuyers to seasoned property investors. Her expertise spans a wide array of financial strategies, including, construction for multiple dwellings, self-managed superfund lending, commercial finance and complex self-employed including trust structures.

Linda has acquired relevant qualifications to excel in her field, including a Diploma in Accounting and a Diploma of Financial Services Mortgage Broking. Her commitment to continuous learning is evident from her participation in property investment courses, demonstrating her dedication to staying up to date with industry trends and strategies.

Outside of work Linda cherishes spending quality time with her husband and two sons. She has a passion for travel and appreciates sharing enjoyable moments with friends over a glass of wine.

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 0408 245 895


Peta Thoroughgood

Office Manager

Peta is one of the founding members of the Money Links team and one of our most essential. She has a Certificate IV in Finance & Mortgage broking and brings a wealth of life experience to the team.

Peta’s role is diverse, she is a welcoming face for clients and supportively balances their needs, and the needs of staff. Peta’s energy is fundamental to office culture and the success of her peers.

In her spare time Peta is a devoted wife, and mum to four girls and a new grandmother to a baby boy. She loves to spend time with family and friends in their caravan relaxing with good food, good wine and music.

Kerry Rolando

HR & General Manager

Kerry has a strong background in finance and property, working as an Executive Assistant and Office Manager for over ten years in corporate financial services and consulting. Kerry owned her first property at the age of 19 and has been investing ever since. Joining Money Links in 2018, Kerry has been an excellent addition who ensures a strong work culture among team members and provides support for staff to achieve excellence.

Her Diploma of Business Administration and industry experience guarantees the Money Links office is operating at its peak, capitalising on opportunities to innovate and create efficiencies, and stay up to date with all industry regulations and compliance.

Outside of the office Kerry has continued her passion for property development and investing, looking after her own impressive portfolio. She enjoys spending time with her family, exploring new adventures with her young son, travelling the world, staying active and indulging in great food and wine.

Gabrielle Carles

Marketing Specialist

Gabrielle joined the Money Links team in 2022 to undertake the Money Links marketing needs, including social media, events, and advertising. With a strong background in customer service and a desire to help others she was a perfect fit for this new role.

With a passion for education and a thirst for knowledge, she has completed a Degree in Communication with a major in Public Relations, Certificate IV in Marketing and a Diploma of Social Media Marketing.

Outside of work Gabrielle enjoys reading, exploring new places and spending time with friends and family.

Cooper Waddingham

Client File Manager

Cooper joined Money Links in September 2021 fresh out of High School, he is highly driven and has a passion for finance and success. His confidence and strong customer service background stood out amongst 80 applicants vying for the role. At Money Links, Cooper supports two brokers in securing excellent outcomes for clients.

Cooper has recently completed his Certificate IV in Financial Services and Mortgage Broking, helping him progress in his career goal of becoming a mortgage broker. Currently undertaking a mentorship from Money Links Director, Brenden Lowbridge, Cooper is advancing in the industry while making invaluable connections that benefit his clients.

Cooper enjoys playing sport, going to the gym, and spending time with friends. His ideal weekend activity is golfing or enjoying a beer with friends.

Nicholle Budden

Client File Manager

Nicholle is new to Newcastle and the Money Links team and is excited to bring her expertise to the local community. She holds a Certificate IV in Finance and Mortgage Broking, and a Diploma of Finance and Mortgage Broking Management.

With a decade of experience in various sectors of the finance industry, Nicholle excels in analytical thinking and takes great satisfaction in helping clients achieve their dreams. Her commitment to delivering exceptional service and her meticulous approach to client needs make her a perfect addition to the Money Links team.

Outside of work, she enjoys an active lifestyle, exploring new foods and places, hiking, reading, and spending time at the gym. She is a devoted mother of two children—a daughter and a son—and a proud grandmother to two granddaughters.

Jeff Belgira

Client File Manager

With a robust background in the mortgage industry, Jeff brings a wealth of experience to the table. Prior to joining Money Links, he held the role of Broker and Finance Specialist, cultivating a comprehensive skill set over a span of five years as a loan processor. Through this, he garnered invaluable insights, continuously learning, and evolving within the dynamic landscape of the mortgage industry

He is passionate about guiding and assisting clients through the intricate process of homeownership, ensuring they achieve their goal while delivering an exceptional service.

Outside of the office Jeff finds joy and relaxation in diverse activities. Traveling is a personal passion, with the opportunity to explore new horizons and cultures. He proudly identifies as a fur dad to five dogs, his leisure time is often filled with playful interactions and leisurely strolls with his beloved furry companions.

Ally Tagapulot

Client File Manager

Ally brings a unique and diverse background to the Money Links team. She earned her degree in Civil Engineering, which laid a strong foundation for her analytical and problem-solving skills before moving into the finance industry.

She found deep satisfaction in her role as a Loan Processor and discovered a passion for helping clients through their financial journeys.

During her time in this role, she refined her skills in communication, attention to detail, and organisation.

Joining the Money Links team in early 2024, Ally has eagerly combined her diverse skill set in project planning and scheduling with her refined abilities as a Loan Processor. Her unique background enables her to bring a fresh perspective to her role as a Client File Manager, ensuring that clients receive meticulous and personalised service.

Outside of work, Ally enjoys online gaming and spending time with her pets, who provide her with comfort and joy.

Danica Duque

Client File Manager

Danica brings a diverse background to her role as Client File Manager at Money Links. She began her academic journey pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry before transitioning into the finance and broking industry.

With over five years of experience in the broking industry, Danica has developed exceptional skills as a credit file manager, excelling in customer service, communication, and loan processing.

During her time in the industry, Danica has found great satisfaction in facilitating settlements, bringing joy to both clients and her team.

In her free time, Danica enjoys spending time with her son. On particularly long days, she likes to sit outside with a coffee and relax.

Bea Nilay

Client File Manager

With over six years of experience in finance and customer service, Bea brings a wealth of expertise to the team. She has excelled as a Loan Processor, expertly managing loan applications to ensure timely settlements and regulatory compliance, all while maintaining exceptional customer experience.

During her four years in customer service in the finance industry she sharpened her communication and problem-solving skills, allowing her to excel at credit analysis, data entry, and delivering outstanding client service. She is passionate about providing high-quality service and is dedicated to continuous professional development and contributing to growth and efficiency.

Outside of work, Bea enjoys exploring new culinary delights and spending time with her family, friends, and beloved fur babies.

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