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consultant , Mortgage company executive

Wyatt Gene Ross, American Mortgage company executive, consultant. Member Mortgage Bankers Association.

Background

Ross, Wyatt Gene was born on August 1, 1942 in Springfield, Illinois, United States. Son of Lester Allen and Wilma Mae (Priddle) Ross.

Education

Student, University of Illinois, 1959-1962; Student, Southern Illinois U., 1963-1964.

Career

With professional baseball, Pittsburgh Pirates, 1962; with professional baseball, Minnesota Twins, 1962-1965; bank auditor, State of Illinois, Springfield, 1965-1966; from loan officer to vice president, Mortgage Associations, Inc., Milwaukee, 1966-1972; partner, Joe Foster Real Estate, Collinsville, Illinois, 1968-1969; vice president, Weyerhaeuser Mortgage Company, Los Angeles, 1972-1975; chairman, president, Great American Funding Corporation, Hinsdale, Illinois, 1975-1980; senior vice president, United 1st Mortgage Company subsidiary Merrill Lynch, La Jolla, California, 1980-1982; executive vice president, Merrill Lynch Mortgage Corporation, Stamford, Court, 1982-1984; executive vice president, Shawmut 1st Mortgage Corporation, Dallas, 1984-1988; Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer, Paragon Mortgage Corporation, Smyrna, Georgia, since 1988. Board directors Technology Resources, Inc., San Diego, Maritime Resources, Inc., San Diego.

Politics

A member of a Christian Church should support all social initiatives having a purpose to maintain and strengthen well-being and progress of the whole community and its members.

Views

Responsibility for parenting is to encourage social, economic, and religious efforts to maintain and strengthen relationships within families in order that every member may be assisted toward complete personhood.

Membership

Member Mortgage Bankers Association.

Connections

Married Vonia Pearl Brown, November 11, 1962 (divorced October 1986). Children: Craig Allen, Cayle Allen. Married Barbara Leigh McBride, June 26, 1987.

1 child, Lacey L.

father:
Lester Allen Ross

mother:
Wilma Mae (Priddle) Ross

spouses:
Barbara Leigh McBride

Vonia Pearl Brown

children:
Cayle Allen Ross

Craig Allen Ross

Lacey L. Ross