Cherry Creek Mortgage has hired Laurie Helms as the company’s CTO. Helms will lead the IT, software development and project management teams for Cherry Creek.
With over 20 years of experience in the mortgage industry, Helms has experience in mortgage loan origination, due diligence, servicing and collateral management, according to Cherry Creek Mortgage.
Prior to joining Cherry Creek, Helms was Chief Information Officer at Covius (formerly LenderLive), where she managed the firm’s IT infrastructure, proprietary software development, business intelligence, and data security. She also served as CTO at Stewart Lender Services (formerly Allonhill), responsible for developing proprietary due diligence and credit risk management systems, as well as overseeing IT infrastructure, reporting and data analysis.
“Laurie’s impressive technical expertise, combined with her business acumen and commitment to cross-functional teamwork, will lead us to the next generation of our technology systems,” said Rick Seehausen, President and COO of Cherry Creek Holdings Group.