Houston-based Envoy Mortgage hired Michael Massella for the position of executive vice president of retail lending.

Massella has over 30 years of experience in the mortgage industry, most recently as senior vice president of wholesale lending at Caliber Funding.  

In his new role, he is directly responsible for managing the operations and production for Envoy’s growing retail branch network across Houston. 

“Mike Massella is an outstanding mortgage professional and the perfect choice to lead Envoy’s Retail Lending Division as we continue to expand and grow our footprint across the nation,” said Envoy CEO, Rick Thompson. “He is renowned for his experience, success and leadership skills with very successful organizations, and is a great addition to our senior executive team.”