First New York Federal Credit Union, based in Albany, hired Kevin Bailey, as its new director of mortgage lending. Bailey is responsible for all aspects of mortgage operations within the credit union’s loan department including origination, processing, funding, sale and quality control of conventional mortgages and home equity loans.
As a member of the compliance committee, Bailey will keep current with state and federal lending laws. In addition, Bailey is responsible for the management of the mortgage sales team and pipeline to ensure efficient use of technology and delivery of products and services.
Bailey previously held the positions of retail lending officer, mortgage originator, branch manager, underwriter and processor. Prior to his banking career, he was a sous chef. Bailey is a graduate of SUNY Albany with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and minor in Psychology.
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