First Guaranty Mortgage Corporation, a residential mortgage lending service provider, hired William Johns as its new director of enterprise data.

“William brings a plethora of knowledge, leadership and top tier experience to FGMC,” Chief Information Officer Ben Sizemore said. “We intend to leverage his collective achievements, expertise, and global vision for enterprise data management, to drive our data warehousing strategic initiatives.”

“William deeply understands the core necessity for aligning strategy and objectives with data management, governance, analytics, and business intelligence,” Sizemore said.

Johns brings over 15 years of data management experience and executive level leadership to the company. Previously, he worked in senior leadership roles in enterprise data management for the Federal Reserve Board, enterprise data services for Capital One Bank, the middle market enterprise resource planning for Ernst & Young and consulting for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.