Celink today announced that its chief operating officer Ryan LaRose has assumed the title and responsibilities of company president. LaRose, who has worked for the reverse mortgage subservicer for more than 10 years, will continue to oversee daily operations in his new President/COO role and will also be responsible for implementing strategic initiatives to support the company’s long term vision, as well as the continued development of its executive servicing management team.
John LaRose will remain chairman and CEO of Celink, where he will continue to report to the board of directors, maintain industry leadership and establish the company’s long term goals, marketing and public relations strategies.
“This promotion acknowledges the invaluable contribution Ryan has made to the industry and to the people and mission of Celink,” said John LaRose. ”He has demonstrated mature leadership far beyond his years and I am confident Ryan and his team will continue establishing unparalleled reverse mortgage servicing practices.”
Ryan LaRose has more than 15 years of experience in subservicing, including seven years in the reverse mortgage industry. He serves as co-chair of the servicing committee for the National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association.
John LaRose has more than 26 years in the subservicing business and serves on NRMLA’s board of directors, executive committee and co-chair of its servicing committee.
Written by Elizabeth Ecker