Appraisal management company Valuation Partners announced Denise Neely has joined the company as Southwest region vice president.

Neely’s new role includes overseeing business development and new client services in Arkansas, Alabama, Colorado, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas.

People Movers“Denise is an exceptional talent and is one of very few professionals capable of serving such a large and diverse client base,” said Bill Fall, CEO of Valuation Partners.

“Right now, the mortgage industry’s demand for stronger appraisal quality and third-party compliance is more stringent than ever. Given her track record of results, Denise is the perfect choice to accelerate our business growth in the Southwest and help greater numbers of lenders access the valuation products and services they need to excel,” addedFall.

With more than 25 years of experience in sales and operations in the real estate and mortgage services industry, before joining the company Neely served as assistant vice president of internal sales and relationship management at Landsafe Inc., where she worked as a liaison between Landsafe’s product fulfillment team and Bank of America’s branch leadership. Neely also served as a senior account executive at Landsafe, where she twice won Countrywide’s Presidential Award for top sales in her region.

Prior to joining Landsafe, she was the vice president, loan administration for First Horizon Home Loan Corportation, assistant vice president of the operations team at Citicorp Mortgage, and general manager for Total Credit Services.