Brecksville, Ohio | Jan. 6, 2020 — CrossCountry Mortgage, LLC (CCM), a nationwide mortgage lender headquartered in Brecksville, Ohio, is pleased to announce the addition of industry executive Jeff Slater to its Chicago team.
“Following the recent additions of Senior Vice President of Residential Lending Steve Siwinski and Senior Vice President of Business Development Mike McNerney, Jeff represents another huge step in our effort to establish the strongest leadership team of any mortgage company in Chicago,” said Chris Knapp, Executive Vice President at CrossCountry Mortgage. “He learned the business the right way, and his encyclopedic home financing knowledge will be invaluable to his colleagues and our customers.”
Slater will serve as Executive Vice President of the Chicago region. He has more than 30 years of top-producing experience with more than $1.5 billion in funded residential mortgages. He has been consistently ranked in the top 1 percent of mortgage professionals nationwide by Mortgage Executive magazine, and SocialSurvey recently named him to its list of top 100 loan officers for customer satisfaction.
“My ability to navigate underwriting guidelines and my complete understanding of how to structure loans have been my biggest keys to success,” Slater said. “That success should only increase at CCM, thanks to the company’s exceptional approach to underwriting and LO First philosophy of allowing originators to structure loans their own way to better serve their customers.”