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Albert J. Will Memorial Scholarship Recipient Announced

Gershman Mortgage Albert J. Will Scholarship Recipient Devon Wrenn

Devon Wrenn (center) with her family holding her Albert J. Will scholarship notification letter.


Gershman Mortgage, a nationally recognized mortgage lender, recently announced the recipient of the Albert J. Will Jr. Scholarship.  The scholarship is in memory of longtime President, Al Will, whose tenure with Gershman Mortgage started in 1962 and lasted 56 years.  He served as President for the last 20 years until his retirement in September 2018.

Devon Wrenn attends Missouri State University and will obtain her Bachelors of Science in Nursing in May 2021.  She will receive $5,000 from Gershman Mortgage towards tuition.  “Gershman Mortgage is proud to offer this scholarship as a way of honoring Al and giving back to our community and the families of our employees,” said Gershman Mortgage President, Adam Mason.

Mr. Mason went on to say that “Devon was chosen from a large number of exceptional applicants.  We commend Devon on her academic achievements, extracurricular activities, determination, hard work, and vision for her future.  She will be a wonderful addition to the healthcare industry, and we wish Devon continued success and good luck as she pursues her future educational and career goals.

To be eligible, the recipient must be a legal child (under the age of 26) to a current, full-time Gershman Mortgage employee and enrolling in junior college, college, trade school, or graduate school with a demonstrated record of outstanding qualities in character, integrity, and leadership.


Gershman Mortgage was founded in 1955 by Solon Gershman and is one of the only independently owned and operated mortgage companies nationwide offering residential, multifamily apartment and healthcare facility financing.  Licensed in thirteen states with offices in eight, the company is recognized as a leader in the mortgage industry. Their reputation for their commitment to serving their customers, supporting communities, and making the dreams of homeownership come true is the benchmark of the company’s success.