Waterstone Mortgage Corp. has opened a new office in Ellicott City, which will be managed by Andrew Wagner.
Wagner has been with Waterstone Mortgage since 2017, previously working as a loan originator at the company’s former Timonium, Md., branch.
Total Expert has named Peggy McGillis senior vice president of marketing and Deanna Swanson vice president of people operations.
McGillis most recently served as senior director of industries marketing at Workday and prior to that led marketing teams at SAP America.
Prior to joining Total Expert, Swanson held HR leadership positions with SingleHop, Chicago Fire Soccer Club and Driehaus Capital Management.
Greg Gunn has been named vice president/Midwest regional manager of Bell Bank Mortgage.
Gunn, who has 26 years of experience in the mortgage field, will be responsible for recruiting mortgage lenders, developing brand awareness and building business in Springfield, St. Louis and Kansas City, Mo., as well as Omaha and Denver.
Prior to joining Bell, he held positions at Countrywide, Guaranty Bank, Pulaski Bank, PrimeLending and Midwest BankCentre.
Bellwether Enterprise Real Estate Capital, the commercial and multifamily mortgage banking subsidiary of Enterprise Community Investment Inc., has hired Lundat Kassa as a vice president based in its Washington, D.C., office.
Bellweather Enterprise and also promoted to the executive vice president level Victor Augusta in Raleigh, N.C., Jon Killough in Montgomery, Ala., and Jim Gillespie in New York.
After launching her career in real estate financing in 2013, she spent the last six years at Love Funding where she served in various roles.
BSI Financial Services has hired Allen Price as senior vice president of sales and business development to lead the company’s financial and real estate services lines of business.
Prior to BSI Financial, he served as senior vice president at RoundPoint Financial Group, where he oversaw the company’s sales and strategy.
Price’s background includes senior vice president and national sales executive for ServiceLink’s capital markets group and as senior vice president at Nationstar Mortgage, where he led MSR and subservicing acquisitions.