Gateway Mortgage Group Adds to Executive Team

JENKS, Okla., Dec. 21, 2018 – Gateway Mortgage Group, a full-service mortgage company licensed in 40 states and the District of Columbia, announced Jennifer Smith as Senior Vice President of Enterprise Initiative Planning and Execution. She will oversee enterprise program processes and execution in this new role.

“Jennifer has a tremendous amount of experience in enterprise initiative planning and change management,” said Stephen Curry, CEO of Gateway. “She will plan, design, direct and implement key projects and lead our process optimization efforts to help Gateway achieve our future goals and objectives. Jennifer will be a great asset to our executive team.”

Before joining Gateway, Jennifer was Head of Change Management at Santander Consumer USA. She had a diverse career with Bank of America spanning more than 22 years in various roles and divisions, including merger/acquisition execution, operations oversight for the Office of the President, Information Technology transformation, and regulatory enforcement action oversight. Jennifer has an M.S. in Management and Administrative Sciences from the University of Texas at Dallas and holds a Bachelor of Arts from Arizona State University.

“I am excited to join the Gateway team,” said Smith. “This is an amazing company with an amazing culture. I look forward to implementing new strategies and policies that will complement the current business model at Gateway.”

In the last ten years, Gateway Mortgage Group has been recognized twenty-three times as an industry leader including seven times by Inc. Magazine as one of the country’s fastest-growing privately held companies and six times by Mortgage Executive Magazine as a “Top 100 Mortgage Company.” Currently, the company is on track to originate over $6 billion in mortgage loans while the servicing portfolio will surpass $20 billion and 110,000 customers this year.


About Gateway Mortgage Group, LLC.

Gateway is one of the largest privately held mortgage origination and servicing companies in the United States. Established in 2000 and headquartered in Jenks, Oklahoma, the company employs more than 1,200 team members in over 160 offices nationwide and currently services $17 billion in residential mortgages. For more information about Gateway, visit Gateway Mortgage Group, LLC (NMLS 7233).