KALAMAZOO, MI (January 6, 2020) - Amerifirst Home Mortgage, a division of Amerifirst Financial Corporation, announces the appointment of Robert Truitt as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Truitt joined the company January 1 and is based at the company’s headquarters in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
Truitt most recently served as CFO of Flagstar Bank’s Mortgage Division where he oversaw financial reporting, budgeting, forecasting, and strategic business intelligence and support for a network of 88 retail locations and a wholesale network of approximately 2,000 third-party mortgage originators.
Before this, he served as Senior Vice President at Citizens Bank, and held senior roles at JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Morgan Stanley. He holds a Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) focused in finance, from the University of Connecticut, and a Bachelor of Arts in economics from Ramapo College of New Jersey.
“Rob is a recognized industry leader with expertise in financial analysis, forecasting and budgeting, strategic growth planning, capital management, and capital markets,” said Mark Jones, Co-CEO and Co-founder of Amerifirst Home Mortgage. “With Rob on board we’re confident our financial future will remain strong as we continue to expand our footprint and provide opportunities for individuals and families to attain the American dream of homeownership, many for the first time.”
Amerifirst Home Mortgage employs over 700 team members and provides home financing opportunities for thousands of individuals and families each year, especially in rural and underserved communities and among first-time homebuyers. It operates in branches across a dozen states throughout the U.S. and is recognized by Inc. 5000 for its 78 percent growth over a three-year period. Its mission is to make a meaningful difference in the lives of others. Amerifirst Home Mortgage is a division of Amerifirst Financial Corporation.