National Managing Director at US Bank Home Mortgage oversees a retail sales workforce of market leaders and originators, supports their efforts in providing home financing to customers, serves as the lead executive in development, implementation, and execution of national strategies to increase and sustain homeownership throughout the U.S. including affluent, LMI minority borrowers and communities to impact CRA utilizing relationships with non-profits, community based groups, and national realtor trade organizations.
A 37 year veteran of the finance/mortgage industry, formerly Chase’s SVP and National Director of Strategic Alliances, SVP Director of Retail Sales and Consumer Direct for Caliber Home Loans, Bank of America’s EVP Multicultural Markets and Affordable Lending, SVP and Regional Manager, and SVP Division Executive of Retail Lending for Washington Mutual.
Professional Affiliations/Community Involvement
Lenny has been named in Black Professionals and Savoy Magazines as one of the top 100 African Americans in Corporate America and currently is on the Board of Governors’ for NAHREP, has board affiliations with the AREAA and NAREB. He’s a gifted public speaker who combines his thoughts and experiences to inspire and motivate numerous companies and organizations throughout the nation.
Lenny is a graduate of UC Riverside with a bachelor’s degree in history.
US Bank Home Mortgage “Leader of the Year” Recipient 2016 and US Bank Home Mortgage Presidents Club Recipient 2015 and 2016
Omega Educational Foundation “Man of the Year” Recipient 2016
Featured in Savoy Magazine (2011) as one of the Top 100 African Americans in Corporate America.
Selected Corporate Executive-Man of the Year (2011) by Omega Psi Phi Fraternity.
Honored in Black Professionals Magazine (2008) as one of the Top 100 African Americans in Corporate America.
Subject matter expert in Parade Magazine article (2008) “Can You Find Your Dream Home Despite the Mortgage Crisis?”
Featured in Diversity Inc. (2008), Mortgage Originator (2007 and 2008), as well as several local publications as a leader in Emerging Market Sales and Execution of Diverse Strategies in the workplace.
Advisor for Essence Magazine (2006) Home Ownership Challenge.
Affiliations and Associations
National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) Corporate Board of Governors Member
National Association of Real Estate Brokers (NAREB) National Board Affiliate
Asian Real Estate Association of America (AREAA) National Board Affiliate
Coalition Black Trade Union (CBTU) Active Participating Member
Los Angeles Neighborhood Housing Services (LA NHS) Board of Directors Member
Notre Dame High School Finance Committee and Board of Directors Member
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