JD will manage the three primary functions required to deliver exceptional mortgage services to our referral partners and clients.
JD is a proven high producing Licensed Mortgage Loan Originator who not only knows how to develop sustained Realtor and referral relationships he also fully understands Direct GSE Lender Operations. Both skills developed in one individual is rare and a formidable leadership trait in the Mortgage Industry.
JD has owned his own mortgage operation, originated as a broker, originated as a correspondent, originated in a National Bank, and has originated mortgages at a Direct Non-Bank Lender. JD has experienced all the avenues available to today’s mortgage originators which makes him uniquely qualified to leverage his knowledge of the various channels.
JD has been the Georgia Broker Association President twice with his final tenure responsible for coordinating the merge of the Broker Association with the Georgia Mortgage Bankers Association. In 2014, JD will be the President of the Georgia Mortgage Bankers Association.
“JD has been a good friend and effective member of our Executive Group for the past 4 years. He has proven himself as a well-rounded tenacious Executive that can abstractly think and engineer to a desired result. I am confident as President JD will continue to adapt SEM to serve its Licensed MLOs, Clients, and Referral Partners with innovative strategies to ensure SEM accomplishes its mission to fill the mortgage service provider void in Georgia.” Cal Haupt, Chief Executive Officer, Southeast Mortgage of Georgia, Inc.
Janice Shell is the Chief Operating Officer at Southeast Mortgage of Georgia, Inc. with primary responsibility for Risk Management and Production.