Sterling National Bank
has announced that David Barnes has joined the bank as Vice President and Managing Director of Residential Mortgage Warehouse Lending. Barnes will report to Patricia Robins, SVP and Senior Managing Director of Residential Mortgage Warehouse Lending.
Barnes will be based in the San Francisco Bay area, and will be responsible for expanding Sterling National Bank’s warehouse lending business to independent mortgage companies in the Western U.S. Barnes was most recently a Relationship Manager at First Guaranty Mortgage Corporation, where he generated residential mortgage warehouse lines and managed client relationships. Barnes formerly worked at other leading organizations across the financial services sector including Gateway Bank, Wachovia and Community One Financial.
“David is an outstanding addition to our growing team. His experience in the warehouse lending sector will allow us to continue to build on our increasing market share in this business,” said Tom Geisel, Sterling’s Executive Vice President and President for Specialty Finance & National Markets.