Young Pawnbroker to Watch: Lynden Miller

Title: District Manager
Company: Money & More!
Location: Waterloo and Iowa City, Iowa

Years in the Pawn Industry: 13

How I Got My Start in the Industry: My family moved from California to Iowa to open our first store in 1996.

Best Advice I Ever Received: Don’t take it personally.

Top 3 Goals for 2018:
Increasing jewelry and luxury handbag loans
Continue to develop my team members through classes and mentoring
To be present for my family

Greatest Accomplishments in My Pawn Career So Far: Growing my store’s loan balance to the all-time highest in our company.

Industry Certifications Held: GIA Graduate Diamonds Diploma; GIA Applied Jewelry Professional

Role model: My parents. They taught me to work hard and never give up.

My Media Mix:
Podcasts from Pawn Leaders, Dave Ramsey, and Happier.

NPA Members Would Be Surprised to Know That: I am a yogi.

When I’m Not at Work, I: love to bake and spend time with my children and family.

If I Wasn’t a Pawnbroker, I Would Be: A marketer.