Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Jim Smith joined Home Point Financial in June 2017 as Chief Operating Officer. Jim has over 25 years’ experience in the mortgage and consumer finance industry primarily focused on building and leading loan origination, operations and servicing platforms. Prior to joining Home Point, he served as Chief Executive Officer and President of Stonegate Mortgage; he also served as Director of US Mortgage Operations for Wipro Limited.
Prior to his role at Wipro, Jim served as Senior Vice President with Bank of America Corporation where he was responsible for leading centralized loan operations centers located throughout the eastern and central United States. Prior to Bank of America, he held several executive leadership roles with Saxon Capital, Inc., including Senior Vice President of Mortgage Operations, Executive Vice President of National Production and President of Saxon Mortgage, Inc., where he led all US mortgage lending activities including Retail, Wholesale and Correspondent business channels.
Jim received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance from Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia.