Tulsa, Okla., Mar. 5, 2020 – Gateway First Bank has promoted Jake Carlisle to Regional Vice President of the Pacific Northwest. In this role, Carlisle will oversee all Gateway offices in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Utah.
“Jake is a five-star mortgage professional with the ability to embrace change and constantly improve his craft,” said Stephen Curry, Chairman and CEO of Gateway. “His motivation to serve others on a daily basis has been a key contributor to the thriving culture here at Gateway. Jake is a great fit for a leadership role here, and we look forward to the impact he will have.”
Carlisle’s experience in the mortgage industry stretches back to 2002 before joining the Gateway team in 2016 as an Area Manager in Vancouver, Wash. During his time at Gateway, he has successfully led expansion efforts into new markets with high operational efficiency while cultivating deep relationships across the organization.
“My calling is to revolutionize the mortgage banking industry by connecting with and bringing significant value to everyone I encounter. I hope to attract people who share the same core convictions,” said Carlisle. “Gateway has the most dynamic vision for growth and positive culture I’ve experienced in my many years in the mortgage industry, and I am excited to advance my career with such a dedicated organization.”
About Gateway First Bank
In May of 2019, Gateway Mortgage Group merged with an Oklahoma community bank to create Gateway First Bank. With bank roots dating back over 100 years and a 20-year mortgage history, a new kind of financial institution emerged. Gateway First Bank is a leading financial institution that provides digital banking and mortgage services for consumers and commercial customers. Headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Gateway funds over $7.7 billion in mortgages annually, maintains $1.5 billion in assets, and operates six bank branches in Oklahoma and 160 mortgage centers across America. With over 1,300 employees, Gateway is one of the largest banking and mortgage operations in the United States.
Learn more at www.GatewayFirst.com.
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