Irving, TX (PRWEB) July 07, 2016
Pacific Union Financial, LLC has hired a new Chief Legal and Compliance Officer. Karen Crawford brings more than 30 years of experience with legal and regulatory aspects of mortgage origination, sales and servicing, as well as mortgage-related corporate matters, and mergers and acquisitions. She has served as General Counsel and Chief Legal Officer for other leading independent mortgage bankers. Ms. Crawford will be leading the Compliance, Risk, and Legal teams at Pacific Union.
“Karen is a great addition to our executive leadership team. She brings to Pacific Union expertise in the areas of mortgage law, compliance and risk management, which are critical to our success in the current regulatory environment. We are growing quickly and are fortunate to have someone with Karen’s business understanding and legal experience,” said Rick Skogg, Pacific Union President and CEO. “We want to continue to build upon our growing leadership position in the mortgage space by hiring the best and brightest in the industry. Karen certainly fits this criteria.”
Pacific Union has been breaking records this year. In May 2016, the company hit a corporate milestone of $2 billion in locked volume in the Distributed Retail, Wholesale and Correspondent channels, followed by the largest amount of locked volume in one day on June 1.
“I am excited to be joining the Pacific Union team. A positive company culture, experienced leadership and talented and enthusiastic team members are essential ingredients for a successful company. Pacific Union has all of those characteristics. Pacific Union promises to be a strong competitor in the mortgage industry and I am happy to be a part of its growth and success,” Crawford said.
About Pacific Union Financial
Pacific Union Financial, LLC is a full-service mortgage company, located in Irving, Texas, with fulfillment centers in Texas, California, Virginia, and North Carolina and more than 40 branch locations across the country. Pacific Union originates and purchases residential mortgage loans through Wholesale, Retail and Correspondent channels, in addition to servicing a $21 billion portfolio.