BRENTWOOD, Tenn.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Churchill Mortgage’s chief operating officer and chief financial officer, Matthew C. Clarke, was recognized for a second consecutive year as a finalist for the Nashville Business Journal’s 2013 CFO Awards for his outstanding performance as a corporate financial steward.
“Matthew Clarke is among 25 finalists and winners who have achieved great success in their roles as CFOs, leaving a lasting footprint on Nashville’s business community.”
“The Nashville Business Journal is excited to recognize the impressive achievements of Middle Tennessee’s top financial minds,” said Lori Becker, editor in chief of the Nashville Business Journal. “Matthew Clarke is among 25 finalists and winners who have achieved great success in their roles as CFOs, leaving a lasting footprint on Nashville’s business community.”
A seasoned veteran of the financial industry, Clarke has more than 20 years of expertise in financial management, business development, operational management, strategic planning, banking, process development, mergers/acquisitions and risk management. At Churchill, Clarke has helped migrate the corporation from a mortgage broker to a mortgage banker, implemented new origination and servicing systems, recruited and developed a retail branch network, and had a hand in many other processes responsible for the overall improvement of the lender. Prior to joining the lender in 2003, Clarke worked for several companies in the housing and finance industries, including Tenn.-based CNA Insurance Companies and Nashville, Tenn.-based Massachusetts Mutual.
“To be recognized for a second consecutive year speaks volumes to Matthew’s leadership abilities and the work he has done for Churchill Mortgage,” said Mike Hardwick, president of Churchill Mortgage. “Over the last ten years, he has been pivotal in our growth and market dominance, and we look forward to his continued leadership for years to come.”
About Churchill Mortgage
Founded in 1992, Churchill Mortgage is a prominent and financially sound leader in the mortgage industry, providing conventional, FHA, VA and USDA residential mortgages across 31 states. Unique within the industry, it is the only mortgage lender endorsed by nationally syndicated radio personality and personal finance expert and author, Dave Ramsey. Through its consultative approach to lending and strong commitment to local communities, the lender focuses on the right loan product for each borrower, providing the education and tools necessary to ensure borrowers’ financial stability. For more information about Churchill Mortgage, visit www.churchillmortgage.com or follow them on Twitter @ChurchillMtg and Facebook at www.facebook.com/churchillmortgage.