Sherry Gallitz, CMB, of Union Home Mortgage, recognized by the Mortgage Bankers Association of Florida

STRONGVILLE, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sherry Gallitz, CMB, of Union Home Mortgage (UHM), was honored as the recipient of the annual Brown L. Whatley Award at the 68th Annual Mortgage Bankers Association of Florida (MBAF) Convention on June 23 in Orlando. The award recognizes the member who has made the most significant contribution to the advancement of the association and the state’s mortgage banking industry.

“I’m proud to congratulate Sherry on this well-deserved recognition,” said Jim Wickham, vice president of third-party origin at UHM. “She champions UHM’s belief that homeownership should be accessible to everyone and has demonstrated her commitment to advancing the mortgage banking industry through years of customer service leadership.”

Gallitz, who has served as an area manager in UHM’s third-party organization channel since February 2017, has held leadership positions with the Mortgage Bankers Association at the local and state level since 2004. She is the president MBAF graduate.

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About the Union Home Mortgage

Union Home Mortgage Corp. (UHM) is a high-growth, full-service, independent, retail, wholesale and consumer mortgage banking company with more than 150 branches across the United States. For eight consecutive years, UHM has received the Top Workplace award. With a world-class culture that stands out in the mortgage industry, UHM Partners (employees) is guided by a code of conduct that emphasizes respect, open communication and accountability. UHM is an approved direct lender to Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, FHA, VA, USDA, and other compliant and non-QM lending products, with over $13 billion in responsible lending annually.

Andrew B. Reiter