Pamela S. Morris Joins Colonial National Mortgage; Will Open New Lakeway Branch

Mar 23, 2011, 16:26 ET from Colonial Savings

FORT WORTH, Texas, March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pamela S. Morris, a veteran mortgage banker with more than 20 years experience in residential home lending, has joined Colonial National Mortgage as branch manager.  In her new position, Morris will be responsible for opening the company's newest branch in Lakeway, along with recruiting loan officers and generating mortgage loans for the operation.  The Lakeway branch will serve as a satellite to Colonial National's high-producing South Austin branch, managed by Lea Holubec.

Morris comes to Colonial National Mortgage from Wells Fargo Home Mortgage in Austin, where she was branch manager responsible for ten loan officers closing approximately $200 million in loans in 2010.  She also has extensive experience in state housing programs, having served as the director of Housing Finance Programs for the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and as vice president of the Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation.  

"Colonial National Mortgage is fortunate to hire Pam for this important expansion of the company's footprint in the Austin area," said Lea Holubec.  "She is highly regarded among homebuyers, realtors and builders for her expertise in all facets of residential mortgage lending.  Her deep experience in underwriting, processing, and sales make her a respected manager to her employees and an asset to Colonial National's six decades of service to Texas homebuyers."  

About Colonial Savings/Colonial National Mortgage

Founded in 1952, Colonial Savings F.A. is a national, multi-service financial institution headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, and is one of largest servicers of mortgage loans in the United States, with a portfolio exceeding $14 Billion.  It is the parent company of Colonial National Mortgage, a leading retail lender; CU Members Mortgage, which provides mortgage services to credit unions nationwide; Community Bankers Mortgage, which provides mortgage origination and servicing to community banks; and Colonial Savings, a network of seven banks located throughout North Central Texas.  It is also affiliated with Colonial Life Insurance Company of Texas, DuBose & Associates Insurance and First Western Title Company.  The privately held company provides a full array of personal financial products and originates more than $2 billion in FHA, VA, conventional and innovative single close construction loans annually.

SOURCE Colonial Savings