Chris is a committed and deeply engaged client relationship director at CrossCheck where she partners with financial organizations to help determine their regulatory compliance, internal audit, fair lending and loan review needs. She has extensive mortgage banking and financial services industry knowledge with expertise in both the primary and secondary markets.  Her career has included sixteen years as a director with Fannie Mae and correspondent lending positions. She has also managed underwriting and closing, and developed quality control and risk management functions. Additionally, she has managed secondary market sales to Fannie Mae, Ginnie Mae, Wall Street firms, and private investors. Drawing from her wide-ranging industry experience, Chris provides additional perspective to effectively communicate and partner with clients in a consultative environment.

Chris has been an active member of the Illinois Mortgage Bankers Association (IMBA) and previously served as a member of the board of directors from 2007 through 2015.  She is currently chair of the Secondary Marketing Committee and was the recipient of the 2016 Outstanding Service Award, the 2013 President’s Award, and a 2015 nominee for the Best in Business Award. She is the 2016-2017 chair of the Chicagoland Compliance Association (CCA) Program Committee. She is also an accomplished writer for industry publications on a range of topics including internal audit for mortgage bankers, quality control, servicing and fintechs.

Education

Masters of Business Administration (MBA), University of Chicago
Bachelor of Arts, DePaul University

 

Certifications

Certified Mortgage Banker CMB®
CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER CFP®