CLEVELAND – Union Home Mortgage Corp. (UHM) is launching their own Government Relations Department in Washington D.C. headed by veteran expert Kelly Grealis to create a greater positive impact for the mortgage banking industry and its customers.
UHM’s leadership thrives on industry top talent – seasoned influencers who are passionate about the UHM family, mission and how they execute the billion-dollar business. To culminate this talent, many C-Suite Partners within the company also serve as leaders throughout the mortgage industry, advocating for policies and contributing to the political landscape.
Grealis joined UHM as Chief Compliance Officer in January 2016, bringing with her over ten years of experience in mortgage banking. She has a holistic professional experience in a variety of areas from internal audits product and project management, training and regulatory compliance. Grealis earned her Certified Mortgage Banker (CMB) designation through the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) in 2018.
Grealis will relocate from UHM’s headquarters outside Cleveland, Ohio to Washington D.C. where she will work with UHM’s CEO and 2015 Chairman of the Mortgage Bankers Association, Bill Cosgrove to collaborate with federal and state government agencies, elected offices and housing and mortgage banking associations.
“Kelley has a passion for advocacy, a deep knowledge of the mortgage business and a keen understanding of the relationship between government and our industry. She will do an outstanding job working with policy makers and regulators in the housing and real estate finance industry,” said Bill Cosgrove, CEO. “In an ever-changing mortgage landscape, Kelley’s leadership will impact public policies and the communities in which UHM Partners work and live.”
“I’m honored for the opportunity to represent Bill and Union Home Mortgage in this capacity,” said Grealis. “I look forward to building productive working relationships with policy makers and industry regulators to create a positive change that is most important to us.”
To learn more about Union Home Mortgage, please visit: www.unionhomemortgage.com
To learn more about Bill Cosgrove, CEO and UHM’s involvement in the mortgage industry, and follow, @Bill_Cosgrove on Twitter.
About Union Home Mortgage:
Union Home Mortgage Corp. (UHM) is a high-growth, full-service residential and wholesale mortgage banking company with 130 branches in 36 states. With a culture that stands out in the mortgage industry, UHM Partners (employees) are guided by a Code of Conduct that emphasizes respect, open communication and accountability. UHM is an approved direct lender of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, FHA, VA, USDA and other conforming and non-QM loan products, with over $3 billion in responsible lending per year.