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Burton Embry


H. Burton Embry is the Chief Compliance Officer for Primary Residential Mortgage, Inc. Burton is responsible for the Company’s risk, regulatory and compliance management programs.

Burton has more than 40 years in the financial and mortgage banking industry with more than 35 of those years focusing on mortgage compliance and quality assurance matters, He has become a nationally recognized compliance leader in the mortgage industry having been a successful regulatory compliance executive for industry leading mortgage lending companies such as GE Capital Mortgage, Banc One Financial Services, NationsCredit and Franklin American Mortgage Company. Burton is the president and a member of the board of directors of the Mortgage Compliance Professionals Association of America and is a member of the Mortgage Compliance Magazine Advisory Board. Burton is an active member of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Legal Issues and Regulatory Compliance Committee where he formerly served as the Chair of the Regulatory Compliance Subcommittee(2013-2015), He is an active member of the State Legislative and Regulatory Committee and the Quality Assurance subcommittee of the Mortgage Bankers Association, and the Mortgage Quality & Compliance Committee of the California Mortgage Bankers Association.

Burton often speaks at meetings and conferences about industry issues related to loan officer compensation, mortgage loan originator licensing and state and CFPB examination practices and developments as well as other general compliance matters. He has published articles in industry publications such as National Mortgage News, Scotsman Guide, and National Mortgage Professional Magazine.

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