Plano, Texas-based Starkey Mortgage has announced that two members of its management team, Christopher Benson, vice president and controller, and Jason Sheppard, associate vice president and servicing manager, have been accepted into CampusMBA's Future Leaders Program, an executive leadership development program offered by the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA).
Benson and Sheppard were selected for the program based on their leadership interests and abilities. The comprehensive curriculum focuses on political activism, business analysis and problem-solving.
‘Starkey Mortgage highly values professional development, so we want to ensure our employees have every opportunity to advance their industry leadership skills,’ said Jim Clapp, president and chief financial officer of Starkey Mortgage. ‘The fact that two of our leaders were accepted into this exclusive program speaks volumes about our employees' drive for excellence and integrity at every level.’