2023 Pacific Northwest Mortgage Lenders Conference

Schedule at a Glance

Sunday, September 10th
11:00 am Tee Off with a View: Golf at River's Edge Course - Immerse yourself in the breathtaking scenery of the Cascades and Deschutes River wile conquering the par-72 masterpiece by Robert Muir Graces. A golfing experience like no other!
12:00 pm Cycle Pub Brewery Tour: Pedal, sip, and explore Bend's vibrant culture in motion! Enjoy craft beers and camaraderie on the original Cycle Pub. A unique way to experience Bend! Shuttle from the conference hotel and back provided.
12:30 pm Wine Tour: Sip and savor at three top-tier wine tasting rooms n the heart of Old Mill. The shuttle from the conference hotel ensures your comfort and safety.
2:00 - 4:00 pm Let the Magic Begin! Conference registration opens & Vendor Move in
4:00 - 6:00 pm Grand Opening Reception - Connect, network, and unwind against a backdrop of excitement as you catch up with old friends and make new ones.
Monday, September 11th
7:30 am Registration opens
7:30 - 8:30 am Energizing Breakfast to Kickstart the Day
8:30 - 9:40 am Sparking Inspiration: Eric Wiley, Executive Vice President and Founder of Pac Res Mortgage. Join us as Eric Wiley, the visionary behind Pac Res Mortgage, shares insights that could transform your approach to success.
9:45 - 10:45 am Unveiling Tomorrow's Borrowers: Nora Guerra, Affordable Lending Manager at Freddie Mac unveils insights that empower you to thrive in today's dynamic lending landscape.
10:45 - 11:00 am Refreshing Break to Network and Recharge
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Unleashing Innovation Fireside Chat: Eric Post, Founder of Huzi AI, and Ken Perry, Founder and President of The Knowledge Coop, to explore the transformative impact of technology on the industry's future.
12:00 - 1:00 pm Indulge in a Savory Luncheon. Savor a culinary experience that fuels both your mind and your networking potential.
1:00 - 2:00 pm MBA Insights with Marina Walsh, CMB and VP, Industry Analysis at Mortgage Bankers Association. Stay on the cutting edge with Marina as she forecasts the industry's future and offers Pacific Northwest update.
2:00 - 3:30 pm Mastering Sales Engagement with Jean Bradley, VP of Strategic Business Development at Essent Guaranty. Learn the art of building powerful partnerships and nailing crucial conversations from the industry leaders and experts Ryan Vondrak, CEO at NOVA Home Loans, Colleen Phillips, Account Executive with Sierra Pacific Wholesale, and Giancarlo Gatto, Producing Sales Manager at Northwestern Home Loans.
4:00 - 5:00 pm Social Hour: Elevate Your Network - Unwind, connect, and celebrate your successes in an exhilarating social setting.
5:00 - 9:00 pm Monday Night Football Party - Join us for a night of snacks, s'mores, and camaraderie as we kick back and enjoy Monday Night Football.
Tuesday, September 12th
8:00 am Registration opens
8:00 - 9:00 am Energizing Breakfast to Ignite your Day
9:00 - 10:30 am Beyond Boundaries: Francois Madath, President of American Reporting Company. Explore the future with Francois as he delves into the evolving landscape of appraisal, credit, fraud, and more.
10:30 - 11:30 am Today's Market Observations and Loan Economic - Daniel Jerrett at Arch MI. Revealing the True Cost of Loan Operations in Today's Environment: From Life Cycle to Compliance; Discover the Key to Profitability.
11:30 am - 12:30 pm Flavorful Lunch Break to Recharge and Connect
12:30 - 2:30 pm

Embark on an Unforgettable Journey - Jeff Evans of MountainVision, Inc. will take you on an awe-inspiring adventure in managing adversity in a rapidly changing world.

2:30 -3:00 pm

Wrap up the conference and book signing by Jeff Evans, author of "Climbing Through Storms: Managing Adversity in a VUCA World."

*Schedule is subject to change