Waterstone Mortgage Promotes George To VP – Investor Relations and Credit Policy
Industry veteran has over 30 years experience in mortgage lending.
National mortgage lender Waterstone Mortgage Corporation announced the promotion of Jennifer George to vice president – investor relations and credit policy. George has more than 30 years of experience in the mortgage lending industry.
Throughout her career, George has held a variety of positions. In 1992, she started in a customer service support role for a mortgage servicer. From there, she transitioned into the areas of funding, closing, processing, and underwriting. She joined Waterstone Mortgage in 2018 as the regional underwriting manager for the company’s west region and was later promoted to vice president – credit policy.
“I have been fortunate to work at Waterstone Mortgage for more than four years, and I look forward to the new opportunities and challenges that my role will bring,” said George.
In her new role, George will continue her credit policy duties and will also oversee Waterstone Mortgage’s Product Development team. She will focus on managing investor relations – developing connections to create unique, profitable product opportunities. In her position, George will blend her knowledge of product development with her credit policy expertise to build stronger product and credit solutions for Waterstone Mortgage.
During her time at Waterstone Mortgage, George has been instrumental in re-engineering the company’s credit policy strategy. She also oversaw the addition of manual underwriting for the lender’s government products and worked closely with the product development team on the rollout of loans for single-wide manufactured homes.
“Jennifer has been an integral member of our team since she joined Waterstone Mortgage. Her industry knowledge, leadership capabilities, and positive attitude make her an ideal fit for her new role,” said Waterstone Mortgage Chief Operating Officer Rich Tucker. “Combining her love of research, knowledge of underwriting, and focus on solutions for our sales teams, she finds ways to drive clarity in our underwriting guidelines for our agencies as well as our end investors.”