Bill Lyons

President & CEO


Bill Lyons is the Founder, CEO & President of Griffin Funding. Griffin Funding is a regional boutique mortgage banker that focuses on delivering 5-star service to its clients.

As a licensed Real Estate Broker, Mr. Lyons is an expert in Real Estate and Mortgages. Having employed 1,000s of real estate agents and loan officers, Lyons knows what it takes to run a successful company in today’s market. 

Bill studied at Arizona State University and Anthony Robbins’ Mastery University and is a member of The San Diego Association of Realtors (SDAR), California Association of Realtors (CAR), National Association of Realtors (NAR), Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), and Forbes Real Estate Council. Mr. Lyons is also a member of the San Diego chapter of Entrepreneur Organization (EO). In 2020, Mr. Lyons was recognized as one of the 50 executives in housing by HousingWire and received the Vanguard award.

Bill is also a passionate contributor to charities such as Shelter to Soldier. Bill’s interests include travel, golf, yoga, skiing, sailing, swimming, hiking, scuba diving, attending educational seminars, and reading. Bill personally values Health & Vitality, Love & Presence, and Learn & Grow as his most important values.