Oregon-based Williston Financial Group has appointed three accomplished female housing industry leaders as VPs of Business Development for WFG’s Enterprise Solutions division, expanding the company’s presence in and commitment to the mortgage lending market.
In their new roles, Linda Vo, Melanie Cornelius, and Monique Winston are responsible for building and maintaining client relationships among the nation’s top financial institutions and mortgage lenders. WFG’s Enterprise Solutions division provides services and technology solutions that enable lenders to take time and cost out of mortgage transactions.
A 20-year-plus mortgage industry veteran, Vo served as Director of Business Development with Movement Mortgage prior to joining WFG. Her prior positions include VP, Texas area lending manager with Citi, and progressively responsible positions with Bank of America, including Business Development Director and VP of Alliance Relationships.
Cornelius has held strategic leadership positions in the mortgage and real estate industries for more than 25 years. Prior to joining WFG, Cornelius served as VP of Business Development with business process management provider SLK Global Solutions.
With more than 23 years of title industry experience, Winston possesses an unparalleled background in executive management, legal and compliance, operations, training, and business development. Prior to joining WFG, she served as CEO of Optima Lender Services in Cleveland, Ohio and, prior to that, as SVP and Senior Underwriting Counsel for Stewart Title Guaranty Company.
“We are extremely excited to have Linda, Melanie, and Monique join our Enterprise Solutions team,” said Dan Bailey, SVP of WFG Lender Services. “These women are consummate professionals with stellar reputations and impressive industry track records. Collectively, they bring more than 65 years of experience to our team, making our bench talent among the strongest in our industry.”