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Gillian Ebanks Knowles
Gillian Ebanks Knowles serves as a Senior Mortgage Advisor for Waterstone Mortgage Corporation in Jupiter, Florida. Gillian was born was in Kingston, Jamaica, W.I., and raised in South Florida. She is a well-respected, passionate, ethical, energetic, enthusiastic, professional, and business leader. She has over 15 years of experience in the lending and financial services industry. Gillian's passion for advisement, client service, and results help her to better meet her client's financial and home purchase goals.

Gillian supports her community locally and nationally through organizations like Susan G. Komen for Breast Cancer Awareness; The Spady Cultural Heritage Museum for Summer Camp; and Harvard University, where she serves as an Ambassador in their Business Analytics Program. Through her service and advocacy she has been awarded Champion of Finance in 2014; Top 40 under 40 Business Leaders in South Florida by Legacy Magazine in 2015; Woman of Excellence in 2017 by West Palm Beach Delta Sigma Theta; Hero Honoree for Children's Home Society in 2018; Younger Professional of the Year by Palm Beach North Chamber in 2018; Leadership and Advocacy Honoree by the Spady Cultural Heritage Museum in 2019.

Gillian is an alumna of Florida Atlantic University with a major in Urban Planning and Real Estate Development and presently a student at Harvard University for Harvard Business Analytics (business intelligence, analytics, and data science). As a data science and digital transformation enthusiast, she believes information and technology will help her better support her clients’ needs and ultimately their personal financial goals through homeownership and real estate investment.

Gillian and the Jupiter, Florida Waterstone Mortgage team can assist in all facets of a residential home purchase and/or refinancing. Waterstone Mortgage has comprehensive financing solutions for Medical Professionals, Community Heroes, (teachers, police, firefighters, EMT’s and paramedics), Community Experts (CPAs, CFA's PH.D. architects, CMBs, or actuaries), and Real Estate Investors for 48 states across the U.S.

Gillian can be found on a Saturday morning strolling through downtown West Palm Beach, Florida at the local green market with her daughter Gabrielle and French-bulldog Bleu.

Licensed by the Department of Financial Protection and Innovation under the California Residential Mortgage Lending Act. Branch License #813K560.
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