National mortgage lender, Sierra Pacific Mortgage announces the hiring of Curtis Dair as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Mr. Dair brings three decades of diverse accounting, finance and lending services to the company. For the past seven years, Mr. Dair held that title of CFO for Opes Advisors, Inc./ Opes Advisors, a Division of Flagstar Bank. Mr. Dair also served as Director of Operational Risk Management and Controller for Rabobank, N.A., serving the food and agriculture industry. Prior to Rabobank, Mr. Dair spent seven years at Golden 1 Credit Union, first as Controller and later as Chief Lending Officer. In addition, Curtis was CFO for Bancorp Financial Services, which specialized in small business equipment lease financing and non-prime automobile lending and issued asset-backed securitizations. Curtis spent four years in various positions with IndyMac Bank and seven years with KPMG Peat Marwick, gaining a wide spectrum of experience including financial services, audit, tax and SEC-related engagements.
"We are pleased to have Curtis Dair join Sierra Pacific Mortgage," said Jim Coffrini, President and CEO. "His experience is well suited to our entrepreneurial approach to mortgage banking, and his reputation is in line with our commitment to delivering quality products and superior service to Sierra Pacific customers."
Curtis Dair is a graduate of UC Berkeley, and is active in his community, including serving on the Board of the Sacramento Ballet for seven years and servicing as past President of the local chapter of the Financial Managers' Society.