VP Software Integrations
As VP of Software Integrations, Don manages the implementation and setup of new customers, and also manages and coordinates technology and custom projects for OpenClose. With over 30 years of mortgage and technology experience, Don brings a wealth of knowledge and experience that compliments the OpenClose team. Don joined OpenClose in 2006 from Buffalo, NY based M&T Bank where he held several positions, but most recently was AVP of mortgage technology. At M&T Bank, he was responsible for managing and coordinating technology projects, which among many other projects, included the implementation of the OpenClose software for M&T Bank. His hands on experience from a customer’s point of view, gives him a unique and irreplaceable perspective when working with new OpenClose customers. Don started in the mortgage business in 1985 as a loan officer and has had various positions (underwriting, loan servicing, construction lending, mortgage technology) over the years with various banks and mortgage companies. While working fulltime at M&T Bank, Don was able to complete a Masters of Management (1997) and Masters of Information Sciences (2001) from Pennsylvania State University.