2022 Rising Star: Chad Osterhout


As the VP, correspondent lending, Chad Osterhout impacts and supports the continued growth of United Wholesale Mortgage by overseeing the day-to-day operations of the company’s correspondent business channel. His top priority is focusing on increasing the correspondent network while providing accounts with elite client service and support to maximize their sales volume. His team works closely with sales to provide guidance to correspondent partners and their network of warehouse banks. Osterhout is a trailblazer for correspondent lending at UWM. His commitment to building a niche part of the company’s business from the ground up led him to become an expert on how correspondents operate. Within his role, he works closely with UWM’s sales, marketing, post-closing and warehouse teams to continue to deliver new tools and resources that are designed to help correspondents grow their business and make UWM a better partner. Under his leadership, Osterhout has grown the channel to billions in monthly production.

What is one habit that has helped you succeed?

One habit that has helped me succeed is structure. I plan my days ahead of time and keep track of everything through my calendar. It helps hold me accountable for doing what I need to do to be successful and achieve my goals because it helps me focus, keeps me organized and increases my productivity.


Chad Osterhout




VP, Correspondent Lending

Company Name:

United Wholesale Mortgage

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