As a strategic leader and the CEO of First Guaranty Mortgage Corporation, Aaron Samples is responsible for managing and guiding an elite team of employees to fulfill the corporate vision of the business as well as continuing to build share value for stakeholders.
First Guaranty Mortgage Corporation (FGMC) is a successful, independent mortgage banking firm that has been in business for over 30 years. They are licensed in 49 states and offer a variety of mortgage loan solutions across the nation. The success of the business is based on the philosophy of thinking “outside the box”, recognizing that every person’s situation is unique.
FGMC offers a robust line of products and programs to help consumers achieve their financial goals. They provide homeowners the ability to purchase homes, refinance and take out equity through their nationwide retail lending platform, GoodMortgage. FGMC also maintains a robust business to business platform with executions in both correspondent and wholesale lending. FGMC and GoodMortgage recently launched Maverick Solutions, a proprietary suite of products designed for the entrepreneurial mindset. This non-QM and alternative product offering is intended to help borrowers who fall just outside standard Agency guidelines and get them into the homes they deserve. FGMC estimates it will originate over $6 billion this year and service the loans of over 50,000 clients across the nation.
Aaron adeptly oversees the entire business at FGMC including the areas of production, operations, servicing, compliance and strategy for the firm. He adds that his biggest daily challenge is to motivate a large employee base across the nation, including outsource services to ensure that they continue to move forward in a progressive, fresh and efficient way that best services our clients, their needs and keeps FGMC ahead of the market. It is apparent that he has been successful in his leadership as FGMC was named a Top Mortgage Employer by the National Mortgage Professional Magazine in 2019.
Aaron Samples, CEO
First Guaranty Mortgage Corp. FGMC
5800 Tennyson Parkway, Suite 450
Plano, TX 75024