The Growing Support for Female Mortgage Executives

HousingWire, Apr. 12, 2021–Laura Brandao
“For decades, women have filled many roles in the mortgage industry but the climb to the C-suite was difficult or unattainable for many,” said Susan Stewart, CEO of SWBC Mortgage Corp. and Chair of the Mortgage Bankers Association. “Many took note, women began to channel their efforts toward professional networking, we learned to actively lobby for positions in profit-driven areas with growth potential, and we learned the value of stepping up to challenges and taking chances.”