Alterra Home Loans has announced that Gerry Fernandez, a 20-year veteran of the mortgage industry, has joined the company as vice president of Sales, where he will head up a national sales team offering a full range of mortgage products to borrowers in 26 states across the country.
"Having Gerry join Alterra as our new vice president of Sales is a very exciting milestone for Alterra and myself personally," said Alterra President and CEO Jason Madiedo. "I've gotten to know Gerry over many years and his principles, commitment and desire to serve people have always come first in his career. That is a perfect fit for our culture and market focus here at Alterra."
Fernandez was previously a division manager for New Penn Financial. Prior to that he was vice president of Retail Lending for Pacific Union Financial and vice president of Multicultural Lending for New American Funding.
"I met Alterra's ownership team though my involvement in the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) and began following Alterra four years ago," Fernandez said. "I am extremely impressed with the company's culture, the wide range of products, best in class execution, and the company's commitment to the underserved markets. Positive momentum, sustained success and corporate loyalty are a natural product of great individuals working together in common synergy. I am humbled and honored to be joining the executive leadership team at Alterra and to continue in building anchors of success with like-minded quality people."