Churchill Mortgage announced the addition of 16 new employees, all of whom will staff various branches. 

The locations gaining staff include Churchill Mortgage sites in Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Washington state.

Based in Brentwood, Tenn., the mortgage company's newest employees bring a combined total of 150 years of industry experience. 

Among the hires are Gina Mireles and Charlotte Jack, both of whom are underwriters at the Brentwood office.

Additionally, John Jenkins and John Mills join the North Texas offices as loan officers, and David Walker was appointed as the newest loan originator at the Herndon, Va. branch. 

"Strong recruiting is critical to Churchill’s growth and development and advances our mission to provide a truly consultative lending experience to borrowers," said Mike Hardwick, president of Churchill Mortgage.