LINTHICUM, MD, November 3, 2017— NFM Lending is proud to announce Christos Bettios, Chief Information Officer (CIO), has been elected to the Residential Standards Governance Committee by The Mortgage Industry Standards Maintenance Organization (MISMO).

The MISMO Residential Standards Governance Committee (RSGC) has 18 representatives, all of whom are elected from companies who are MISMO members. The Committee members typically serve two-year terms, with nine seats up for election every year. According to their website, “The Residential and Commercial Standards Governance Committees report to MISMO’s Board of Directors.  The Committees are responsible for administering and overseeing MISMO’s activities specific to the Standards.  This includes providing guidance to the MISMO workgroups; establishing and managing the MISMO Reference Model release schedule; conducting oversight to ensure that standards development is occurring in conformance with established policy; and maintaining the architectural consistency of the MISMO Standards.” The committee members will begin their two-year term on Jan. 1, 2018 through Dec. 31, 2019.

“It is an honor for NFM Lending, and for me personally, to be elected to serve on our industry’s technology standards committee and contribute to the significant work of this organization,” said Bettios.

Bettios joined NFM Lending in June 2017 and is a member of the Executive Team. He holds a Master of Science in Information Systems from the University of Maryland and has an extensive background in the mortgage industry. NFM Lending is proud of Christos’ achievement, and wishes him continued success.

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