Erik Knight has joined Plaza Home Mortgage as Senior Vice President, Risk Management and Compliance. He will report to Michael Fontaine, Co-President and Chief Operating Officer at Plaza Home Mortgage.
With more than 20 years in the financial services industry, Knight joins Plaza from NewRez where he was Vice President of Operational Risk and Compliance. Over the course of his career, Knight has been responsible for processing and operations management at Ally Bank/GMAC Mortgage, leading a REO and asset management team at Keystone Asset Management and overseeing an operations team at Lehman Brothers/BNC Mortgage.
“We’re very pleased that Erik has joined our management team,” said Fontaine. “In addition to his strong risk and compliance skill set, Erik brings a deep understanding and appreciation of client service, training and operations. We believe he’ll help us reduce our overall risk profile while supporting Plaza’s client-first focus.”