AVP, national underwriting manager for the Eastern region 

As AVP and national underwriting manager for the Eastern region at Finance of America Mortgage [FAM], Michael Potter oversees a team of underwriters responsible for ensuring loan applications meet FAM’s underwriting criteria. Potter has spent the entirety of his 27-year career in the mortgage industry following in the footsteps of his father, who was in the finance and mortgage business for more than 35 years. Potter joined FAM in May 2014 and has also held positions at Superior Mortgage Corp. and Guaranteed Rate. In addition to his role at FAM, Potter is an avid youth sports coach and a dedicated participant in fundraising efforts to find a cure for spinal muscular atrophy.