The Stearns Lending management team is comprised of leaders who are dynamic, collaborative and deeply engaged with sales and operations team members, as well as clients and relationship partners. In fact, some of the brightest minds in the mortgage business work at Stearns. The company has attracted and retained top talent at every level and in all disciplines. At Stearns Wholesale, our leaders – from our regional leaders to our senior strategists – all have the experience and the willingness to help you succeed.
Wholesale Leadership Team
President Wholesale Lending
Nick Pabarcus's Biography
Nick Pabarcus brings 20 years of mortgage banking experience to his role as Senior Vice President, Wholesale Lending at Stearns. He brings an analytical approach and broad knowledge of counterparty risk, manufacturing quality, file flow, margin management, organizational leadership and sales disciplines to his leadership role. Prior to joining the Company, Nick served with Bank of America's Correspondent Lending Division and held various management positions within the enterprise. He is active with the Mortgage Bankers Association as a CMB (Certified Mortgage Banker), AMP (Accredited Mortgage Professional) and is a graduate of the MBA's Future Leaders Program. In addition, he is an instructor with Mortgage Bankers Association education group and is engaged in the advocacy effort through the Mortgage Action Alliance.
EVP Wholesale National Sales
Jonathan McCash's Biography
A passionate leader who thrives on building energetic and top performing sales teams, Jon brings a wealth of experience in wholesale mortgage banking to his position as Senior Vice President, Wholesale Lending. He joined the Stearns team in June 2012 and during his tenure has led his team to consistently achieve top-performance levels in annual production.
Prior to joining Stearns Lending, Jon held the position of Regional Sales Leader for MetLife Home Loans where he successfully recruited top talent that contributed to the market share growth of the Wholesale Lending Division. Earlier in his career Jon held leadership positions in the wholesale lending sales and sales management at Nation One and Bank of America.
SVP Director of Wholesale
Ryan Rathert's Biography
Bio coming soon!
Senior Executive Management Team
David Schneider's Biography
Mr. Schneider is a seasoned mortgage industry executive with nearly three decades of experience. Most recently, he served as the President of Ditech and Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Walter Investment Management Corp. He has also previously held positions as President and COO of CitiMortgage, President of Washington Mutual Home Loans, Senior Vice President for Servicing Strategic Initiatives at JP Morgan Chase, and President and CEO of Vericrest Financial. Mr. Schneider received his BSBA in Accounting from Babson College and his MBA from Indiana University.