SVP, Divisional Leader
“People first is a fundamental value. When we lead people to their highest potential, profits and productivity will follow. People will work towards a common goal when their best interest is the focus.”
Chris has over 30 years mortgage industry experience including senior leadership positions at SouthTrust Bank, Huntington Bank, Bank of America, and his current leadership role as a Division Executive at Homebridge Financial Services. Chris began his rewarding career as a Loan Officer for Great Western and Barnett Bank. His excellence and continued success in building retail lending platforms while overseeing P&L profitability, recruiting, pricing, product development, culture, and operations efficiencies results in him being regarded as one of the industry’s prominent experts in creating and building organizations. Mr. Wasingers is considered one of the mortgage industries prominent experts in creating and building organizations.
Chris graduated from the University of Texas – El Paso with a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree majoring in Finance in 1985. Among numerous awards through his career, Chris was named Barnett Bank of Pinellas County Loan Officer of the Year in 1991 and National Area Sales Manager of the Year with Bank of America in 2006. Chris is active with the Mortgage Bankers Association of Florida and is a Past President of the Mortgage Bankers Association of Central Florida. Chris is active in numerous charities including the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.
Chris and his lovely wife of 35 years, Maria, reside in Orlando, Florida and have 2 successful children.