Tulsa, Oklahoma-based Gateway Mortgage Group hired Gary Nachman as its new regional vice president serving Nebraska, Iowa, Colorado, Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota.

In his new position, he will be responsible for expanding the Gateway footprint and retail branches in these locations.

“Gateway provides an industry-leading platform for originators to conduct their business,” Nachman said. “I look forward to contributing to the growth and expansion of this great brand, and being part of a company that truly serves the community.”

Nachman brings nearly 40 years of residential mortgage experience, most recently as the senior vice president of mortgage lending for United Republic Bank, where he was responsible for all mortgage lending.

Additionally, he is a member of the Mortgage Bankers Association and past president of the Nebraska Mortgage Association.

“Gary has established such a strong reputation in this industry, particularly in the region he will be serving,” said Alan Ferree, president of Gateway Mortgage Group. “We’re glad to have his decades of experience and look forward to having him represent Gateway as we continue to grow in these markets.”

Gateway is actively seeking new branches and Originators in Lincoln, Nebraska, Denver and Colorado Springs, Colorado and the Quad Cities in Iowa.