Brian Carlsen has been promoted to Vice President of Risk Management at Cherry Creek Mortgage, a nationwide full-service mortgage lender.
Carlsen is a 28 year veteran of the mortgage industry. He joined Cherry Creek in 2013. Prior to his promotion, he served as Senior Director of Credit Policy and used his in-depth knowledge of loan production and manufacturing processes to support numerous initiatives and departments within the company.
Carlsen was heavily involved in the opening of Cherry Creek’s Pacific Northwest wholesale division. He was also responsible for production in the Western States and provided support to Cherry Creek’s compliance department, including managing policies and procedures, oversight of HMDA and Equal Credit Opportunity. Act (ECOA) and the search for special projects.
In his new role, Carlsen will support the growth of Cherry Creek Mortgage and its affiliates, including the recently launched Found It Home Loans unit. Carlsen will continue to develop Cherry Creek’s comprehensive risk control framework designed to protect both the business and its customers.
âBrian’s background and overall understanding of our business make him extremely well suited to his new role overseeing our risk management team,â said Rick Seehausen, President and COO of Cherry Creek Mortgage, in a statement. “He has been and continues to be a valued member of the Cherry Creek family.”