ICBA Mortgage Solutions (ICBAMS) has named Ron Bricker as Northeast regional account manager. In this position, Bricker will manage sales efforts and ongoing relationships with community banks in the Northeastern U.S. Bricker brings nearly 25 years of experience in the mortgage banking industry to the position. Most recently, he was regional underwriting manager of GMAC’s correspondent division. Previously, he was an account manager with Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corporation (MGIC), focusing on community lenders in Pennsylvania, Delaware and Maryland. Bricker began his career in 1988 with Chase Home Mortgage as a customer service manager. Since then, he has gained underwriting/secondary market management experience with companies of various sizes ranging from Fortune 500 firms to new ventures in all channels of retail, wholesale and correspondent business.
“As we continue to grow, having individuals such as Ron with the knowledge and expertise in several areas of the mortgage and financial industries is instrumental to our efforts,” said ICBAMS president Scott Hall. “His experience in operations, underwriting and account management coupled with his proven success in managing relationships with community banks will help them realize their full potential in providing quality lending products to their customers.”
“ICBA Mortgage Solutions offers community banks the services and tools they need to be profitable in any mortgage cycle, while consistently serving their customers’ needs,” Bricker said. “This is an exhilarating time to be in the industry, and I am fortunate to be part of a company that understands the importance of positioning community banks to successfully compete with their larger counterparts.”