Yadkin Mortgage, the reverse mortgage lending division of Yadkin Bank, recently announced the addition of George Stewart as reverse mortgage consultant.
In this role, Stewart, who will be based in Summerville, S.C., will serve the bank’s reverse mortgage customers throughout coastal South Carolina and Savannah, Ga.
He comes to Yadkin Bank with 13 years of banking experience. Since 2002, Stewart has worked as a reverse mortgage consultant when he began with Wells Fargo. A member of the National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association, Stewart also participates as a member of the National Association of Realtors and the National Care Planning Council.
A native of Florence County, S.C., Stewart holds a bachelor’s degree from Wofford College in Spartanburg, S.C.
“We are excited about the contributions George will make to the Bank’s reverse mortgage team, and his knowledge of the industry will advance the bank’s reverse lending efforts,” said Yadkin Bank Reverse Mortgage Manager Brien Brandenburg in a written statement.
Founded in 1968, Yadkin Financial Corporation (NYSE: YDKN) is the holding company for Yadkin Bank, a full-service state-chartered community bank providing services in 68 branches across North Carolina and Upstate South Carolina. Serving over 80,000 customers, the company has assets of $4.4 billion, according to its corporate profile.
The bank provides mortgage lending services through its Yadkin Mortgage division, which is headquartered in Greensboro, N.C.
Written by Jason Oliva