Executive Director, Loan Guaranty Service (LGY) Veterans Benefits Administration
As Deputy Director, Mr. Bell was instrumental in VA Loan Guaranty Service’s fast response during the COVID-19 pandemic through frequent communications and the issuance of guidance which ensured that home loan benefits continued to be delivered to Veterans without delay and reassured industry partners at this critical time.
As Assistant Director, Mr. Bell leveraged his industry experience to initiate Loan Guaranty’s transformation to better align with the fast-paced mortgage industry. Several key projects included automating Certificate of Eligibility (COE) functionality, implementing national workload for full file loan reviews and COEs, and national workload for program specific phone calls.
Mr. Bell began his career in mortgage finance while attending Lambuth University in Jackson, TN.
Mr. Bell served in the US Navy during Operation Restore Hope and the Gulf War.