We Put People First, and Win Together

Our Mission is Do to Others as You Would Want Them to Do For You
Help us raise the bar #WatermarkWay

The Watermark Way of Life

Love where you work, the People you work with and the clients you work for. Live a life where you don’t have a job, you have a career.

People First

Others’ Success Over Our Own Success. You’d Expect Nothing Less from a Trusted Advisor.

Do Good

Whatever You Wish that Others Would Do to You, Do Also to Them. It’s That Simple.


Excellence is a choice that doesn’t take a day off. It either becomes a habit or it doesn’t.

Get Better

We Either Become Better or Worse, We Never Stay the Same. Commit to Your Best.

Be Impactful

Our Expectations Impact the Results and We Expect Good Things to Happen.

Give Back

We cheerfully give back to our communities, clients and charities.

Our Leadership Team

Jonathan Doddridge

Branch Manager
972.877.9787 | NMLS 657641
Jonathan Doddridge is one of the founding employees of Watermark Capital Texas. He spent ten years in telecom and left the turbulence of telecom to get into the stability of banking in July 2006. Jonathan has been an award-winning loan officer and branch manager. JD finds it incredibly fulfilling to help people buy homes as well as refinancing mortgages. He also seeks out people with very high growth ceilings and has built a world-class team of mortgage professionals.
Jonathan’s work philosophy is service-oriented – to customers, partners, and teammates. He strives to be consistent with his attitude, effort, and results. He also holds dear the ‘parable of talents’ and works hard to do the best job he can daily to multiply his blessings.

Alexa Parra

Mortgage Banker
NMLS 1255185 | 817.366.2682
Alexa combines her vast knowledge of lending programs and products with a true understanding of her clients’ needs. She helps customers select loan programs to achieve their homeownership goals. Watermark Capital Texas offers a “boutique” type experience with many diverse mortgage solutions, as well as capital resources to meet investors’ needs. Alexa has been awarded “Best of D” several consecutive years and is one of the founding employees of Watermark Capital Texas.
Alexa’s commitment to her clients reduces fear and anxiety, whether you are a first-time applicant, a seasoned buyer, or refinancing. Building relationships with her customers by being accessible throughout the entire process is a testament to her steady flow of referral and repeat buyers.

Ryan Stephens

Mortgage Banker
NMLS 1477727 | 817.205.2071
In Ryan, you’ll find a professional who will provide true white-glove service then follow up with a relationship that lasts as long as you want to own real estate. Working first in nonprofits, then wealth management, he began his mortgage career in 2016.
Ryan is usually the only Watermark Capital face you’ll find running around in Fort Worth. He’s developed a niche serving buyers who are interested in Fort Worth’s most desirable and hip neighborhoods, having intentionally partnered with luxury agents and wealth managers, but he’s passionate about helping anyone make their most important investment, their home.

Lance O'Pry

Mortgage Banker
NMLS# 2096305 | 713-376-7282
Lance is one of the founding members of Watermark Capital – Houston. He is dedicated to working with the local real estate community and helping clients achieve their homeownership goals.
Prior to joining the Watermark team, Lance spent 15 years in the franchise industry. Helping individuals and families significantly increase net worth as they transitioned from corporate employee roles to investing and owning their own franchised business was hugely fulfilling. Lance finds the same satisfaction helping people purchase or refinance their homes!

Leigh Fowler

Mortgage Banker
NMLS 1307268 | 713.705.7898
Leigh has over 20 years of experience in business with more than 7 years in the mortgage industry. Her commitment to clients is apparent from the moment you meet her. Leigh’s attention to detail, integrity, ability to listen, and find positive solutions are some of her greatest strengths. Whether you are looking to purchase, refinance, or are a first-time buyer, Leigh’s knowledge and experience will help you through the loan process.
Leigh is married to her husband, Fritz Fowler and they are raising their three amazing teenage daughters in Houston. She is very involved in their children’s school activities as well as a volunteer for NCL, HLSR BBQ, DAR, KKG, Junior League Houston, and a variety of other organizations. Contact Leigh to learn more about the mortgage process and how she can support you.

Shawna Al-Daghesh

Mortgage Banker
NMLS 1803286 | 972.989.2849
Shawna is another one of our founding team members for Watermark Texas. She has worked in the mortgage industry for over 15 years primarily on the operations side of things. Her attention to detail and extensive operations background has helped her transition smoothly into sales over the past few years.
She prides herself on making sure her customers understand every step of the process, especially her first-time home buyers, to ease any fears or concerns they may have about purchasing a home. Her business is mostly referral-based, attesting to her past clients’ satisfaction with the job she does. Shawna looks forward to continuing to grow her business and building a loyal following of happy customers.

Contact Us Anytime for a Confidential Consultation of Your Mortgage Options.

Terms, conditions & restrictions apply. Subject to underwriting approval. Application required; not all applicants will be approved. Property insurance and other documentation may be required. Loan secured by a lien against your property. Consolidating or refinancing debts may increase the time and/or the finance charges/total loan amount needed to repay your debt. Fees and charges may apply, and may vary by product and state. Taxes & insurance extra. Appraisal and other fees paid outside of closing (POC) are non-refundable. Important information relating specifically to your loan will be contained in the loan documents, which alone will establish your rights and obligations under the loan plan. Call for details.