VP and Counsel, Product Compliance, Ellie Mae
Angela, as VP and counsel of product compliance, leads the team responsible for implementing and maintaining automated residential mortgage lending compliance in Ellie Mae’s and Mavent’s software applications and systems. For more than 24 years she’s focused her career on operations, lending, real estate, and business law, working primarily with financial institutions, mortgage lenders, and technology companies. Angela began her career as Operations Product Counsel for CFI ProServices, Inc. (now D&H) for six years. She also maintained a business law practice for four years at Farleigh, Wada & Witt PC, representing financial services companies, financial institutions, and mortgage companies on regulatory, operational, compliance, privacy, and licensing issues. Angela is a member of the California and Oregon bar associations, and a member of the American Bar Association Business Law Section, Committee on Consumer Financial Services. She’s a frequent author on a variety of consumer financial services topics, and her articles have appeared in American Bar Association's Business Law Journal, Origination News, and National Mortgage News. In 2013, Angela was named one of HousingWire’s Women of Influence. Angela is a graduate of University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law (J.D. 1992) and Pacific Union College (B.B.A. Management 1987; B.A. French 1987).