Susan Beattie leads loanDepot Wholesale’s Underwriting Department as Vice President, Underwriting. Beattie oversees all aspects of the underwriting department for all branches, including pipeline management, risk escalations and condo desk.
With over twenty years of industry experience, Beattie previously joined loanDepot’s Retail division as Regional Underwriting Manager. In this role, she oversaw a team of remote underwriters and quickly moved into the role of Vice President of Quality two months later. In that role, Beattie re-established the Pre-fund QC Department, expanded the Appraisal and Appraisal Coordinator Departments and added a dedicated SAR team. Most recently, Beattie served as Branch Operations Manager for loanDepot Wholesale’s Costa Mesa, CA office, where she supported the growth and expansion in operations for the West Coast Region.
Prior to joining loanDepot, Beattie had a long career with Countrywide and Bank of America, holding positions in both operations and sales support, most notable as a Branch Operations Manager for the Beverly Hills and Torrance locations, which were amongst the top 10 producing branches nationwide. Beattie has been an underwriter for over fifteen years, and has her CHUMS and SAR certifications.Return to Leadership page