Finalists revealed for the 2019 Power Originator Summit Awards

Industry standouts excel in four categories

Finalists revealed for the 2019 Power Originator Summit Awards

The finalists for the inaugural Power Originator Summit Awards have been announced.

Winners will be selected by a panel of industry experts across four award categories designed to showcase excellence among originators, lenders and service providers. They’ll be revealed during the Power Originator Summit on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at the Anaheim Convention Centre.

The finalists are:

The AFR Award for Originator of the Year

Chris Gallo - NJ Lenders Corp

Jason Shannon - Contour Mortgage Corp

Houtan Hormozian - Crestico Funding

Michael Borodinsky - Caliber Home Loans

Shant Banosian - Guaranteed Rate

Umar Gebril - Academy Mortgage Corporation

The RCN Capital Award for Woman of Distinction

Christina Boyle - Freddie Mac

Faith Schwartz - FormFree

Lisa Lund - Lund Mortgage Team, Inc.

Mindy Ashdown - Academy Mortgage Corporation

Patty Arvielo - New American Funding

The AIME Award for Young Gun of the Year

Alex Rayner - Academy Mortgage Corporation

Kevin Luchko – loanDepot

Kyndra Wright - Diversified Capital Funding

Mark Fisher - United Northern Mortgage Bankers

Melanie Stuckey - Synergy Mortgage Group

Sean Goudreau - Guaranteed Rate

Oleg Tkach - Guild Mortgage

The Best Rate Referrals Award for Best Technology





Network Funding, LP - SIMPL

The Money Source - SIME (Servicing Intelligence Made Easy)

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