John Richardson joined Arbor as an underwriter in 2007 and currently serves as Senior Vice President, Senior Deputy Chief Underwriter, Agency Lending. Mr. Richardson is responsible for managing the underwriting pipeline of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac transactions and is a member of Arbor’s Loan Committee.
Prior to his current role, Mr. Richardson was Vice President, Screening for over 5 years, where he managed upfront deal structuring, term sheet issuance and coordinated pre-review approvals for all Arbor new business, with a primary focus on Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Prior to joining Arbor, Mr. Richardson was an Assistant Vice President, Commercial Real Estate Division, for Citizens Bank, where he was responsible for soliciting and servicing a variety of commercial real estate loans from both existing and prospective customers.
Mr. Richardson earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and History from St. Lawrence University.