Suzy Lindblom, Managing director, national fulfillment, Stearns Lending
With more than 30 years of leadership and management experience in mortgage banking, Suzy Lindblom has senior management and oversight responsibilities for all loan fulfillment activities in Stearns Lending’s multiple production channels, including retail, wholesale, consumer direct and strategic alliance business sectors. Lindblom’s department funded more than $17 billion in 2016, setting a new record while maintaining quality in both credit and compliance. Lindblom is also recognized as the driving force behind the company’s reputation as one of the best operations teams in retail and wholesale lending.
In addition to her comprehensive knowledge and expertise in loan fulfillment, Lindblom is among the industry’s leading experts on credit risk management, loss mitigation, postclosing services and regulatory compliance. Prior to joining Stearns in 2012, she served as national fulfillment executive director at MetLife Bank. She also held leadership positions at Nationstar Mortgage and Bank of America Home Loans. In 2016, Lindblom was named one of the Top 50 Most Powerful and Influential Women by the California National Diversity Council.