Michael Ehms has joined ValuAmerica, a national title agency, appraisal management company and technology provider, as vice president of business development.
In this position, Ehms will be responsible for expanding ValuAmerica’s customer base and executing strategic initiatives with parent company Clayton Holdings LLC, a subsidiary of Radian Group Inc. He will now report to Mark Hughes, Clayton’s executive vice president of business development.
Ehms, who has more than 25 years of experience in the financial services industry, most recently served as senior vice president and national account director at First American Mortgage Solutions. Prior to that, Ehms held various business development roles at Republic Mortgage Insurance Co. and Lender’s Service Inc.
“As the mortgage industry continues to adapt to market and regulatory changes, there are increasing opportunities for companies that can provide a full range of solutions,” says Shawn Murphy, executive vice president of ValuAmerica. “Mike has an impressive track record of building title and appraisal businesses. He will be a strong addition to our team and a great resource for our clients.”