- Todd SalmansChairman & CEO
Todd will contribute posts related to PrimeLending news and culture, corporate accolades and community involvement.Learn More About Todd
Todd Salmans joined PrimeLending in January 2006 as executive vice president and chief operating officer. He was promoted to president in January 2009, and he assumed chief executive officer responsibilities in January 2011. He is responsible for the strategic direction of the company.
With more than 36 years of mortgage banking experience, Todd has held senior level sales and executive management positions for top regional and national mortgage lenders, such as Chase Home Mortgage Corporation, First Union National Bank/First Union Mortgage Corporation, and CTX Mortgage Company.
He serves as a member of the PlainsCapital Corporation board of directors, is a member of the board of directors for the Texas Mortgage Bankers Association, and he is an American Bankers Association Mortgage Origination Committee member. Todd was recognized as one of the “2013 Most Influential Mortgage Executives” and the “2012 CEO of the Year” by Mortgage Executive magazine, an award based on company production, growth rate, reputation and overall integrity. He also attended Kansas State College of Pittsburg.
- Scott BristolPresident
Scott’s blog contribution will include PrimeLending news, loan officer spotlights, accolades and PrimeLending appearances on TV.Learn More About Scott
Scott Bristol joined PrimeLending in May 2009 as regional manager and was promoted to senior vice president, Western divisional manager in July 2011. In October 2012, Scott was promoted to executive vice president, national production manager. As of Sept. 1, 2013, Scott was named president. He has direct reporting responsibility for national production, national operations, marketing and capital markets/secondary marketing.
Scott has more than 17 years of experience in the mortgage industry, and has served as area manager for major lending companies, such as JP Morgan Chase, Countrywide Home Loans, and Wells Fargo Home Mortgage. Scott was recognized as one of the “2013 Most Influential Mortgage Executives” by Mortgage Executive magazine.
He is a member of the Mortgage Bankers Association, including state and local levels. Scott has a Bachelor of Business Studies degree in business management from Drake University.
- Scott EggenExecutive Vice President, Director Capital Markets
Scott will contribute as the rate expert for our biweekly Rate Refresh post as well as anything else related to secondary marketing, rates and regulatory changes.Learn More About Scott
Scott Eggen joined PrimeLending in March 2001 as senior vice president, capital markets. In October 2012, Scott was promoted to executive vice president, director capital markets. He is responsible for secondary marketing functions, risk management, mortgage loan programs, pricing and investor relations.
Scott has more than 30 years of experience in mortgage banking and finance. He served as senior vice president of marketing for the Heigl Mortgage & Financial Corporation, and was the owner/managing partner of Realty Mortgage Corporation. Scott also served as managing partner of the Eggen Group, which managed proprietary trading of both fixed income and equity markets.
Scott serves as a public speaker for the Mortgage Bankers Association and Texas Mortgage Bankers Association. He has a business finance degree from Normandale College and a business education degree from St. Cloud State University.
- Cheryl HayesSenior Vice President, Marketing
Cheryl will be our main contributor for lifestyle posts consisting of family, health, safety, recreation and tips for all things home related.Learn More About Cheryl
Cheryl Hayes joined PrimeLending in July 2012 as senior vice president of marketing. She is responsible for brand strategy and management, marketing and advertising, and communications.
Before joining PrimeLending, Cheryl led the forward mortgage and consumer direct marketing efforts for both MetLife Home Loans and First Horizon Home Loans. She is a seasoned marketing and communications professional with a strong record of financial gains through strategic program development. She has extensive experience and expertise in marketing strategy and execution, having spent the majority of her career working in the mortgage lending industry.
Cheryl has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Baylor University.
- Mandy JordanVice President of Corporate Communication
Mandy’s blog posts cover a wide range of topics, from PrimeLending news and mortgage information to home ownership tips and guides.Learn More About Mandy
Mandy Jordan, VP of Corporate Communication at PrimeLending, has been working in corporate communications and marketing for more than 18 years. With an affinity for branding and storytelling, Mandy enjoys digging into every topic to find the “why.” She approaches communications with a balance of strategic thinking, creativity and bottom line focus. Mandy has a BA in English from Southern Methodist University and an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin. She continues to be inspired by great ideas, enthusiastic coworkers and the thrill of finding the perfect word.