Mortgage Compliance Professionals Association of America Appoints H. Burton Embry as President

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH, Aug. 2, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H. Burton Embry, the Executive Vice President & Chief Compliance Officer for Primary Residential Mortgage, Inc., has been named President of Mortgage Compliance Professionals Association of America (MCPAOA), a new organization for Mortgage Compliance Professionals.

In the role as President of MCPAOA, Embry will provide leadership for members to enhance their professional skills, keep up with current compliance trends and events, help enable the exchanging of ideas and best practices that will help members with their day-to-day business responsibilities and help improve their institutions' performance and financial stability.

"We are thrilled to have Burton's extensive compliance market knowledge as the head of our new organization," Ben Slayton, Founder of MCPAOA stated, adding that Embry "will play an extremely important role in moving MCPAOA forward as the preeminent compliance organization in the mortgage industry."

Embry is currently the Executive Vice President & Chief Compliance Officer for Primary Residential Mortgage, Inc., and is responsible for PRMI's risk, regulatory and compliance management programs.

Embry has more than 35 years in the financial and mortgage banking industry with over 30 of those years focusing on mortgage compliance and quality assurance matters. He is a nationally recognized compliance leader in the mortgage industry, having been a successful regulatory compliance executive for leading mortgage lending companies such as GE Capital Mortgage, Banc One Financial Services, and NationsCredit.


MCPAOA consists of a diverse membership of regulatory compliance professionals, in-house legal counsel, risk management, quality assurance, and loan servicing compliance professionals who work for the nations state and federal chartered banks, credit unions, the nations independent mortgage banking firms and other mortgage industry professionals. For information on MCPAOA, please visit:

About PRMI:

Headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, Primary Residential Mortgage, Inc. (PRMI) was founded in 1998 by Dave Zitting, Jeff Zitting and Steve Chapman. PRMI has evolved into a nationwide, multi-billion dollar operation with 1,800+ employees working in nearly 250 branches. The company is licensed in 49 states and serves all segments of the market. PRMI is a privately held, debt-free company that focuses primarily on traditional residential loan products. For information on PRMI, please visit or follow on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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Source:Primary Residential Mortgage, Inc.