Thursday, March 9, 2023

Meet The Team -- Team Lasson!

We are excited to feature our dedicated team! Team Lasson takes great pride in our hard work and community involvement. Whether you already live in the area or you are looking to relocate to Lake of the Ozarks, our experienced mortgage lenders in Lake Ozark, MO are here for you! Take a look below to learn more about our amazing team members!


Michael & Michelle Lasson

Michael and Michelle Lasson are Senior Loan Officers at First State Bank Mortgage in Osage Beach, MO, in the beautiful Lake of the Ozarks.  They began their mortgage careers in 2001 with a small mortgage company and have worked together as Team Lasson since the beginning.

Prior to the mortgage industry, Michael worked for a publishing company where he sold advertising for 10 years. During that time, he established numerous relationships with local real estate agents, and still works with many of them today, helping their clients through the mortgage lending process. 

Michelle worked for a real estate attorney for two years and a title company/law firm for nine years.  With her extensive real estate and mortgage industry experience, Michelle knows how to make loan process as smooth as possible and assists their clients every step of the way.

Michael and Michelle united their families in 1999 and have six children between the two of them.  They are also fortunate to have nine wonderful grandchildren.  Michael and Michelle enjoy spending time with their family and going camping as much as possible.

Having struggled through an adverse experience buying their first home together, Michael and Michelle made it their goal to make the mortgage loan experience as simple as possible for their clients.  They focus on providing prompt communication with both clients and real estate partners to ensure everyone knows where they are in the mortgage loan process, with the goal of getting the borrowers into their new home as quickly as possible.

Michael has received numerous nominations and awards during his career, including multiple honors as: 

  • Affiliate of the Year by Bagnell Dam Association of REALTORS®
  • Best Mortgage Provider by Lake Lifestyles Magazine
  • Best Mortgage Provider by Missouri Magazine

Michael and Michelle are also active members of the following organizations:

  • Bagnell Dam Association of REALTORS®, where they each serve on multiple committees
  • Lake of the Ozarks Board of REALTORS®
  • Lake Area Chamber of Commerce, where Michael serves on the Board
  • Camdenton Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Eldon Chamber of Commerce

Toni Butler

Toni is the mortgage loan processor for Michael and Michelle Lasson. As a member of Team Lasson, she works closely with the loan officers to get their borrowers’ questions answered as quickly as possible.
She has been in the mortgage industry for about 30 years and has been a loan processor for 10 years. Toni really enjoys helping borrowers through the mortgage lending process and getting them into their new properties, it is very rewarding and gratifying for her.
Toni lives at the beautiful Lake of the Ozarks and just loves it! She spends her free time swimming, boating, gardening and visiting the gorgeous beaches in Florida. She has two grown children and one beautiful granddaughter that she simply adores!

Our team is a proud member of our amazing community and we cannot wait to help you make your goals of homeownership a reality! Team Lasson works day in and day out to make sure you are informed and comfortable throughout the entire home buying process! Experience the difference when you work with the best mortgage lender in Lake Ozark, MO. To get the ball rolling and get pre-approved, give us a call at (573) 746-7211 or visit our website at!

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Michael Lasson
Senior Loan Officer
NMLS #: 493712

First State Bank Mortgage – Michael Lasson 
2751 Bagnell Dam Blvd Suite B 
Lake Ozark, MO 65049

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