Corporate :: Executive Officers
Anthony N. Renzi
Chief Executive Officer and President
Anthony N. Renzi, age 53, joined the Company and began serving as the Chief Executive Officer and President on September 12, 2016. Prior thereto Mr. Renzi served as the Chief Operating Officer, Managing Director and Head of Operations for Citi’s North America Retail Bank, Commercial Bank and CitiMortgage (2012-2016). In that capacity he provided executive operations leadership for customer contact centers, core banking and mortgage operations, branch operations support, investor reporting/servicing accounting, default operations and servicing technology. Mr. Renzi also served as a director for CitiMortgage. With over 30 years of experience in mortgage banking, he is an accomplished executive with demonstrated success creating and leading top national financial services organizations, including serving as the Executive Vice President of the Single Family Business, Operations and Technology at Freddie Mac (2010-2012). He served as the Chief Operating Officer and director of GMAC Residential Capital and the President of GMAC Mortgage (2008—2010); as Chief Operating Officer of GMAC Mortgage, Residential Finance Group (2006 to 2008); and in various leadership positions in the lending and servicing businesses of GMAC Mortgage from 1986 through 2006. Mr. Renzi earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Holy Family University in Philadelphia and an MBA from Philadelphia University.
Gary L. Tillett
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Gary L. Tillett, age 56, joined the Company and began serving as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer on March 1, 2014. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Tillett was employed by PwC for over 31 years. He most recently served as PwC’s partner responsible for the firm’s New York Metro Transaction Services practice. Prior to serving in the New York Metro Transaction Services leadership role, Mr. Tillett had responsibility for the firm’s Transaction Service practice in the Financial Services sector. Mr. Tillett advised clients on transactions involving companies in the Financial Services space, with significant recent experience in the mortgage, banking and consumer lending areas, including leading the PwC Advisory team in assisting the Company with the acquisition of GTCS Holdings LLC (“Green Tree Holdings”) in 2011. Prior to joining Transaction Services in 1998, Mr. Tillett worked in the audit practice primarily focused on public companies in the financial services industry. Mr. Tillett holds a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from the University of Texas at Dallas, a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Manchester, and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Jonathan F. Pedersen
Chief Legal Officer, General Counsel and Secretary
Jonathan F. Pedersen, age 58, has been the Chief Legal Officer, General Counsel and Secretary for the Company since November 2013. Mr. Pedersen came to the Company with over 28 years of legal experience. Before joining the Company, Mr. Pedersen was General Counsel — Asia Pacific and Co-General Counsel for the Investment Banking Division with Credit Suisse Group AG, where he worked from 2006 to 2013. Prior to joining Credit Suisse Group AG, Mr. Pedersen was a partner at the law firms of Kirkland & Ellis LLP and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP. Mr. Pedersen holds a Bachelor’s degree from Princeton University and a Juris Doctorate from Yale Law School.
Jeffrey P. Baker
President of Reverse Mortgage Solutions, Inc.
Jeffrey P. Baker, age 53, has served as President of Reverse Mortgage Solutions, Inc., a subsidiary of the Company, since October 2016 and has served in various other capacities for the Company from July 2015 to October 2016. Mr. Baker came to the Company with more than 18 years of experience as a senior executive and board member of both public and private companies. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Baker was the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Mayday Capital Advisors, LLC, a restructuring firm. From 2011 to 2015, Mr. Baker served as the Turnaround and Restructuring Practice Leader for Wipfli LLP, a business consulting, accounting and professional services firm. Mr. Baker received his Bachelors of Business Administration from Texas A&M University and completed the Executive Program, M&A at Kellogg Graduate School of Management.
Elizabeth F. Monahan
Chief Human Resources Officer
Elizabeth F. Monahan, age 49, has served as the Company’s Chief Human Resources Officer since November 2016. From 2015 until joining the Company, Ms. Monahan served as the Leader of Human Resources of Assero Services, LLC, a national field service company providing property preservation, maintenance and other residential property services to financial institutions. In this capacity, Ms. Monahan was responsible for creating the human resources and related administrative functions, including management development and labor safety programs. Ms. Monahan served as Vice President and Global Head of Human Resources at Quintiq, a software company providing supply chain planning and optimization software solutions, from 2013 to 2015, and Senior Vice President and Director of Human Resources for Homeward Residential Inc. from 2011 to 2013. Prior to this, Ms. Monahan held various human resources leadership positions with CorpTalk, De Lage Landen and GMAC Residential Finance Group. During her time at GMAC Residential Finance Group, Ms. Monahan served as the senior human resources leader on acquisition teams for a number of acquisitions, including that of ditech.com. Ms. Monahan holds a Masters of Counseling Psychology from Rider University and a Bachelor of Science from Penn State University.
Alfred W. Young, Jr.
Chief Risk and Compliance Officer
Alfred W. Young, Jr., age 46, has served as the Chief Risk and Compliance Officer since October 2016. From 2015 until joining the Company, Mr. Young served as Director of Risk Analytics at the Office of Comptroller of the Currency (the “OCC”), an independent bureau of the U.S. Department of the Treasury charged with regulating and supervising U.S. national banks and federal savings associations. In this role, Mr. Young was responsible for various risk-related supervisory functions and analyses, identifying risks to the national banking system and measuring the effectiveness of certain risk supervisory efforts, among other things. From 2008 to 2015, Mr. Young served as Consumer Credit Examination Lead at the OCC, where he was responsible for large and complex bank supervision and directed a multi-year review of the mortgage servicing activities of a global consumer bank. Mr. Young has a deep background in risk governance and federal regulatory experience, with particular experience in credit risk management, portfolio management, loan servicing, portfolio and bank acquisitions, modeling and analytics. In addition to his regulatory experience, from 1993 to 2008 Mr. Young held various compliance- and risk-related roles at midsize and large national banks. Mr. Young holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Cincinnati and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Fitchburg State University.