Individuals on the transfer: September 25th



Sierra Pacific Mortgage has hired Jennifer Folk as Vice President / Division Manager at Western TPO.

Prior to joining Sierra Pacific, Folk was Senior Vice President, National Fulfillment at Planet Home Lending.

She was also the SVP of Strategic Planning for Eagle Home Mortgage and spent more than four years with Stearns Lending.



Homespire Mortgage has expanded its Florida operations and Jose Fuentes has joined the Southeast region as a branch manager for his East Orlando office.

A US Army veteran with 20 years of industry experience, Fuentes previously served as a branch manager at The Mortgage Firm Inc. and Paramount Residential Mortgage Group Inc.



Total Expert has hired Allison Netzer as the new Chief Marketing Officer.

Netzer brings over 20 years of industry knowledge to the role, most recently as Senior Vice President for Strategy and Marketing at Kony Inc., a fintech brand that Temenos acquired in 2019.

Before joining Temenos, she was Global Marketing Director at Dell.

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Nationwide Mortgage Bankers has named both Frank Kuri and Maxine Smith as executive vice president of branch development.

Kuri has over 30 years of real estate financial services and mortgage banking experience and began his career as a broker at Coldwell Banker.

Smith brings over 30 years of experience in the mortgage industry and started her career as a loan officer.


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Sagent has named Uday Devalla as chief technology officer. For more than two decades he has headed the areas of engineering, digital transformation, information security and Regtech strategy in residential construction.

Most recently, Devalla led technology transformation as chief information officer at Stearns Lending.

Previously, he was a technology manager at Bank of America (and its predecessor, Countrywide).

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