First Guaranty Mortgage Corporation (FGMC) announced the appointment of Richard S. Donine as senior vice president – national marketing director. Donine will lead all aspects of marketing for First Guaranty Mortgage Corporation which includes their third-party (TPO) residential loan origination platform encompassing correspondent, wholesale and retail lending channels. In addition, Donine will drive the marketing direction for First Guaranty’s Capital Markets and Warehouse Lending Divisions.
“We are extremely pleased to welcome Richard to our executive leadership team.” said Andrew Peters, CEO at First Guaranty Mortgage Corporation. “His deep understanding and extensive mortgage industry experience will be a tremendous asset to our organization as we strategically hire to round out our senior management as part of the company’s successful expansion, diversification and positioning to capitalize on strategic opportunities.”
Prior to joining First Guaranty Mortgage Corporation, Donine served as senior vice president – marketing at Stearns Lending, Inc., where he managed all aspects of marketing for the company, which included their wholesale, correspondent, and retail origination channels as well as their credit union origination and fulfillment services, and Stearns subsidiaries (Trimavin, Triverify and UHS America). Donine also served as vice president – marketing, correspondent division for Opteum Funding; national marketing director – wholesale division for Opteum Financial Services, and vice president – marketing for The Impac Companies which included Impac Funding Corporation (Correspondent and Wholesale), Impac Warehouse Lending Group, Impac Multi-Family and Novelle Financial Services.