LOAN OFFICER – REVERSE MORTGAGES – The Federal Savings Bank
New Orleans, LA
Authorized to work in the US for any employer
LOAN OFFICER – REVERSE MORTGAGES
August 2016 to Present
Originated and closed Reverse Mortgages, Solicited business from Realtors and other referral sources. Worked with Applicants, Appraisers, Title Attorneys and other Real Estate Professionals in the Mortgage Process, . Conducted seminars for Realtors, Home Builders, Senior Groups and Consumers on various real estate topics. Conducted Educational seminars for Realtors about Reverse Mortgages..
February 2014 to August 2016
-Leased & Managed Rental Properties for Individual Property Owners
Took applications for Rentals, ran credit on prospects, prepared leases and was main contact after move Resolved problems for tenants and owners of Properties
December 2012 to January 2014
Former Board Member – Tulane Alumni Board- New Orleans Chapter
2013 to 2013
-Graduate of District Attorney Academy – 2013- City of New Orleans
-Former Board Member – Tulane Alumni Board- New Orleans Chapter
-Former Volunteer for Consumer Credit Counseling (TOPIC: Loan application process) provided training and assistance for 1st time Homebuyers in obtaining home financing
-Graduate of New Orleans Leadership Forum – (formerly Metropolitan Area Committee
-Frequent Volunteer for WWOZ (Public Radio) and WYES (Public TV)
-Former Board Member- Greater New Orleans Disaster Recovery program (GNODRP)
March 2012 to December 2012
August 2010 to March 2012
CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF NEW ORLEANS CASE MANAGER
October 2009 to July 2010
Post Hurricane Karina, worked on DCMP (Disaster Case Management Program) funded by LRA (Louisiana Recovery Authority) and FEMA. Primary goal was to assist FEMA Clients who had been / OR were currently in FEMA trailers. Analyzed housing needs and offered possible remedies for improved housing conditions. Assisted Homeowners develop plans to rehabilitate damaged homes and assisted renters find new and appropriate housing. Also worked on Post -BP Oil Spill disaster recovery efforts
April 2007 to June 2009
January 2006 to March 2007
Managed a staff of 15 people, Reported to senior management. Duties included:
-Assisting homeowners with damaged property obtain grants and loans to rehabilitate properties.
-Communicated Weekly and daily goals and objectives to staff, Implementation of program policy
-Understanding and explaining a rapidly changing program with strict HUD regulations.
-Communicating with Management in Baton Rouge, Approving time sheets
-Problem resolution with applicants and employees.
-Developed and Ran workshops for Applicants detailing Small Rental application process.
Louisiana Real Estate License ( inactive)