About Success Group Mortgage

SGMS is a Mortgage and Land Contract Services Company that is focused on your success. Our mortgage services team has over 25 years of experience in origination of all sizes of loans and refinance loans. Led by James Woodworth, SGMS Mortgage provides one-on-one service with a personal touch. You are not lost in the crowd like working with a mega size company. Every transaction is given our complete attention from beginning to end.

Meet Our Team

Owosso, MI

James Woodworth

CEO & Co-Founder

Jim is our Chief Experience Officer and oversees mortgage operations. With 19 years of experience in the mortgage industry, his role is crucial to shaping our company and the client focused transformation of the industry.

Office: 989-720-4382
Direct: 248-730-0275

Fax: 989-720-4383 Jim@successgroupmortgage.com

NMLS: 23463

Annie Ludington

Chief Lending Officer

Annie serves as our Chief Lending Officer. Annie’s customer-centric focus and professional insight is an underlying support to the successful development of our company. She is an experienced mortgage pro.

Office: 989-720-4381
Direct: 989-494-8865

NMLS: 2013564

Akil Mitchell

Loan Consultant

Akil has spent his career working in the finance industry. The pool of knowledge he built while studying industry trends and helping clients exceed financial goals uniquely positions him within the mortgage industry.

Office: 989-720-4381
Direct: 517-599-4381

NMLS: 2465290

Melissa Dora


Melissa is our administrative and operations leader, ensuring consistent experiences for our team, vendors, and clients. As a versatile multitasker, she brings stability and organization to all operations.

Office: 989-720-4386


Vice President of Servicing

Manny serves as our Vice President of Servicing. He delicately forges and manages relationships with our borrowers, municipalities, and a variety of third-party

Office: 989-720-4381

Taylor, MI

Bradley Thomson

Regional Vice President

Bradley oversees our Taylor location as a Regional VP. Drawing from his 12 years in the business, he brings expertise in finding financial solutions and building strong client relationships

Taylor, MI

Direct: 734-626-2631
NMLS: 1023938

Aaron D. Cox

President & Co-Founder

Aaron D. Cox is the President of Success Group Mortgage and a licensed mortgage broker, he has been involved in residential and commercial real estate at all levels for more than 17 years.

Office: 989-720-4380
Fax: 989-720-4383
NMLS: 1882567