Stanley C. Middleman is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Freedom Mortgage Corporation, a national, full-service mortgage banker headquartered in Mount Laurel, NJ. The company is one of the 10 largest mortgage originators nationally and was ranked the top VA originator for 2016. Freedom Mortgage has been ranked in the Inc. 5000 list of America’s Fastest Growing Companies for five consecutive years, earning a place on the Inc. 5000 Honor Roll for 2017.
The company attributes its significant expansion in recent years to robust organic growth and strategic acquisitions, reflecting the company’s commitment to industry leadership. Currently, Freedom Mortgage has over 5,000 employees and over 100 locations throughout the country.
In addition to his role leading Freedom Mortgage, Mr. Middleman is a prominent business strategist within the industry. He is on the Board of Directors for the Mortgage Bankers Association and also serves on the Residential Board of Governors (RESBOG). The RESBOG is responsible for establishing legislative and regulatory policies and positions on residential lending issues. Mr. Middleman is also a member of the Housing Policy Executive Council (HPEC), an affiliate of the Financial Services Roundtable. The Council advocates for the benefits of a fully competitive and integrated housing market and represents dozens of leading national mortgage finance companies.
Mr. Middleman currently serves on the Board of Governors for NAHREP (National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals) and has served on numerous advisory boards, including Freddie Mac, Ellie Mae, Inc., and Fannie Mae. He has over 30 years’ experience in the financial services industry.
Mr. Middleman is a graduate of Temple University with a BS in Accounting.