Movers: Notarize, RE / MAX and Planet Home Lending
Ivanoski has 17 years of experience in the financial services industry, including time at State Street Society and Santander Bank.
An old Quicken Loans Executive, Booth has over 15 years of experience in state and federal government agencies, focusing on transforming the mortgage industry through technology.
RE / MAX announced that she has promoted industry veterans Amy Lessinger to Vice President of Business Growth, Western Region and Kevin northrup to the Vice-President, Business Growth, North East Region.
Lessinger is a principal founder and broker / owner of RE / MAX Realty in Nevada, having assembled a team of 130 agents in three offices over a period of 22 years. Over the past 16 years, the brokerage has ranked as the most productive real estate agency in northern Nevada by agent activity.
Northrup joined RE / MAX in 2002 as a Franchise Development Consultant, then became a Senior Franchise Development Consultant and Deputy Regional Manager before being promoted in 2005 to Regional Vice President of RE / MAX Pacific Northwest; in 2012, Northrup took over the management of the RE / MAX Central Atlantic and RE / MAX Carolinas regions; in June 2014, he was promoted to Regional Executive Vice President, RE / MAX California & Hawaii; in January 2016, he was promoted to regional executive vice president with oversight of several regions; and in February 2019, was appointed Vice President, Business Growth.
Planet Home Loan promoted four people to vice president positions, supporting the continued growth of the company.
Michaelene Whyte has been promoted from Eastern Processing Manager to Vice President, National Execution, Distributed Retail, and has been with Planet Home Lending since October 2018. Stephanie Gibbons has been promoted to Assistant Vice President and Underwriting Manager from distributed retail to vice president, responsible for national underwriting, distributed distribution. Gibbons has been part of Planet Home Lending since September 2019.
Lauren Reames has been promoted to VP Retention Processing Manager, National Achievement, Retention. Reames started as a processor with Planet Home Lending in July 2017. Nicole Berg was promoted from AVP and Head of Retention Underwriting to VP, Head of National Underwriting, Retention. Berg joined Planet Home Lending in September 2013.