Berkshire Bank welcomes lead mortgage banker Stephen Morrison to consumer lending team
Boston, MA – Wednesday, March 9, 2022 – Berkshire Bank, a leading socially responsible community bank with branches in New England and New York, recently announced the hiring of Stephen Morrison as Senior Head of Mortgages within the Lending Team at the consumption. Morrison will help build deeper community connections in the Eastern Massachusetts market and provide mortgages to help more people get their first home or the home of their dreams.
“Berkshire Bank is committed to growing its mortgage business in all of our regions and is delighted to have someone with Stephen’s expertise and experience joining our team,” said Ellen Steinfeld, executive vice president of lending. and consumer payments. “We will continue to add top performing loan officers to our regions to help more people realize their dream of home ownership. While some lenders have decided to exit the market as rates rise As interest begins to grow, Berkshire remains committed to serving our communities and customers by providing home and consumer lending solutions tailored to their needs.”
Morrison is a seasoned mortgage professional who brings over 20 years of industry experience to Berkshire Bank. With Stephen’s strong ties to the medical community and his knowledge of the local industry and market, he will play a vital role in expanding the Berkshire brand and customer portfolio. During his career, he has helped clients through the application and closing process to get over $1 billion in mortgages funded. He specializes in helping clients make informed decisions to achieve their financial goals. Prior to joining Berkshire Bank, Morrison was with TD Bank as a Physician Loan Specialist/Healthcare Professional Mortgage Officer. Prior to this role, he also served as Vice President of Residential Lending at Webster Bank and held residential lending positions at Cambridge Trust Company, Citizens and Bank of America, among others.
Morrison graduated from Northeastern University. In 2012 and 2013, he was also recognized as the top mortgage sales producer at Citizens Bank.
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