Patty Arvielo, New American Funding (US)
Company: New American Funding
Job title: President
Patty Arvielo is an award-winning entrepreneur and the co-founder/president of New American Funding. A first-generation Latina, she leverages more than 36 years of experience in the mortgage industry to lead the company’s sales and operations efforts. In addition, Arvielo created the company’s Latino Focus and New American Dream initiatives to improve the home lending experiences for Latino and African-American homebuyers. She is also a popular keynote speaker for mortgage events across the nation. She is on numerous committees, including for the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals and the Housing Counseling Federal Advisory Committee. She frequently visits Washington, D.C. to lobby for the industry and homeowners. Ernst & Young recognised Patty as 2016 EY Entrepreneur of The Year® Orange County; and MPA included her on their 2018 Hot List.