LPS Executive Bill Griffin appointed to Mortgage Bankers Association Board of Directors
Longtime Mortgage and Financial Industry Veteran Is A Trusted, Well-Respected Leader
JACKSONVILLE, FL (November 6, 2013) — Lender Processing Services (NYSE: LPS), a leading provider of integrated technology and services to the mortgage and real estate industries, is pleased to announce that LPS Executive Vice President Bill Griffin has been elected to serve on the board of directors for the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA). The new board members, who were announced at the association’s 100th Annual Convention & Expo in Washington, D.C., will work with remaining board members to set the MBA’s strategic direction and oversee management of its initiatives.
Griffin’s in-depth mortgage finance and financial services experience will provide the MBA board with industry knowledge and strategic vision needed to support the MBA’s efforts to create a sustainable and vibrant future for all industry participants.
In his current role with LPS, Griffin leads the company’s efforts to identify and deliver end-to-end solutions and data and analytics to assist the country’s largest financial institutions with reaching their goals. During his executive leadership roles with LSI, Prudential, Ticor Mortgage Insurance, Ticor Securities Company and the Stratmor Group, Griffin has built a strong foundation of strategic partnerships throughout the mortgage finance and financial services industries. He continues to be active in numerous professional, community and civic organizations.
“I am honored that the MBA has selected me to serve on its board during this period of enormous change within the mortgage finance industry,” said Griffin. “LPS and the MBA have a proud history of working together to develop industry solutions, and I will continue to support our combined efforts toward fair and ethical lending practices, greater professional excellence in real estate finance and expanding homeownership in America.”
MBA Chairman E. J. Burke welcomed Griffin’s extensive expertise and leadership to the board. “Bill’s keen strategic insight into the issues impacting today’s mortgage industry, combined with his superior relationship-building skills, will prove invaluable in helping the MBA build a better future for our industry and deliver more value to consumers,” Burke said.
About Lender Processing Services
LPS (NYSE: LPS) delivers comprehensive technology solutions and services, as well as powerful data and analytics, to the nation’s top mortgage lenders, servicers and investors. As a proven and trusted partner with deep client relationships, LPS offers the only end-to-end suite of solutions that provides major U.S. banks and many federal government agencies the technology and data needed to support mortgage lending and servicing operations, meet unique regulatory and compliance requirements and mitigate risk.
These integrated solutions support origination, servicing, portfolio retention and default servicing. LPS’ servicing solutions include MSP, the industry’s leading loan-servicing platform, which is used to service approximately 50 percent of all U.S. mortgages by dollar volume. The company also provides proprietary data and analytics for the mortgage, real estate and capital markets industries. Lender Processing Services is a Fortune 1000 company headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla. For more information, please visit www.lpsvcs.com.