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Hunt Mortgage hires Kevin Chadwick as managing director

Will oversee financing in the Western and Rocky Mountain regions of the U.S.
Hunt Mortgage hired Kevin Chadwick to helm its multifamily financing operations in the Rocky Mountain and Western regions of the U.S. As managing director, Chadwick will be responsible for conventional loan production along with the origination of debt and equity products for multifamily and other commercial assets in those regions.
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Marc Hinkle promoted at Assurant Mortgage Solutions

Will serve as managing director of Assurant Valuations
Assurant Mortgage Solutions announced Monday it promoted Marc Hinkle to managing director of Assurant Valuations. The company said Hinkle will oversee product lines for Assurant's valuations business, as well as lead strategy and innovation while strengthening the company's presence in key markets.
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NMI promotes Claudia Merkle to president

HousingWire Magazine Vanguard Award winner promoted
NMI Holdings, parent company of National Mortgage Insurance Corporation, promoted Chief Operating Officer Claudia Merkle to president. In her new role, Merkle will oversee sales, marketing, underwriting, servicing and information technology.
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Angel Oak Mortgage Solutions continues expansion, adds new executives

Additions follow strong first quarter
To keep the pace with its non-prime growth, Angel Oak Mortgage Solutions announced the addition of seven new account executives to expand its coverage nationwide. The additions come on the heels of a record-breaking first quarter for the non-agency lender, and its expansion into commercial and multifamily lending.
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Wells Fargo picks JPMorgan Chase exec Amanda Norton as new chief risk officer

Replacing Mike Loughlin, who is retiring
Wells Fargo has found its replacement for Mike Loughlin, the bank’s long-time chief risk officer who announced his retirement earlier this year. Taking over for Loughlin will be Amanda “Mandy” Norton, who joins the bank from JPMorgan Chase. For the last five years, Norton has served as JPMorgan Chase’s chief risk officer of consumer and community banking.
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Zillow CFO Kathleen Philips to retire

Will continue to serve as chief legal officer through 2018, will transition to retirement in 2020
Zillow announced Monday that Kathleen Philips, who serves as the company’s chief financial officer and chief legal officer, is retiring from her role as CFO at the end of May. Philips, who joined the company as general counsel in 2010, will step down as CFO and continue to serve as chief legal officer through the end of 2018 and transition toward retirement in 2020.
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U.S. Bank says goodbye: Chief directors head to retirement

Two chief officers will retire by end of 2018
U.S. Bank announced Friday that Chief Risk Officer Bill Parker and Chief Human Resources Officer Jennie Carlson will retire by the end of 2018. “Both Bill and Jennie have assembled strong teams to lead us into the future,” said Andrew Cecere, U.S. Bank president and CEO.
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Caliber Home Loans names Justin Lally to SVP, recapture and direct to consumer channel role

Will report to EVP Chad Smith
Caliber Home Loans announced on Thursday it has named Justin Lally to serve as senior vice president of its recapture and direct to consumer channel for the nonbank mortgage lender. Lally, who previously worked in production for companies including First Direct Lending and Discover Home Loans, will report to Chad Smith, EVP and head of the recapture and direct-to-consumer channel.
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