Murfreesboro, Tenn. (7/6/17) – Matthew Wright has been named the new Chief Financial Officer for First Community Mortgage (FCM), according to an announcement by Keith Canter, CEO of FCM. Wright was previously Vice President of Secondary Marketing and Information Management for FCM, a position he has held since 2014.
In his new position, Wright will be responsible for reporting accurate historical data to executive management, overseeing the present financial condition of the company, and be involved in the economic strategy and forecasting for the company as part of the executive team.
“The decision to promote Matt to this new position was an easy choice,” said Canter. “He has demonstrated the right professionalism and expertise during his tenure with us. And, he is fully committed to the culture of FCM, which is built around excellence in service to our shareholders, clients, employees, and the community. It is a pleasure to have him as a member of the executive team here and we look forward to the impact of his leadership.”
Wright is originally from the Washington, DC area and has lived in Middle Tennessee for over 11 years. He is a graduate of The University of Tennessee in Knoxville with a BA degree in Mathematics. He and his wife Sarah, and their two children, Thomas (11) and Jack (4), live in Murfreesboro.
“Being named to this new position is certainly an honor,” said Wright. “In this new role, it is a goal for me to bring clarity to the complexity of numbers often associated with companies as large and active as FCM. Also, having been a part of First Community Mortgage for several years has provided the opportunity to see just how committed FCM leadership is to serving real people with real needs for information and support in the home loan process. Seeing those people become homeowners is always exciting. Serving their needs while also supporting our shareholders, employees, and the community, defines the purpose of this organization.”
About First Community Mortgage
Founded in 2002, First Community Mortgage is a wholly-owned subsidiary of First Community Bank (TN) with operations centers in Murfreesboro, Columbus, and Kansas City. First Community Mortgage is a FNMA, FHLMC and GNMA seller/servicer and offers mortgage solutions to consumers and financial institutions. With mortgage volume of $2.1 billion in 2016, First Community Mortgage was ranked the #1 lender for new construction homes for the past 5 years as published by Metrostudy and #6 for 2014 in the Nashville Business Journal’s Book of Lists.