An active member of the Mortgage Bankers Association and the Collateral Risk Network, Frank Guarnera serves as the executive director of valuations at Accurate Group in Independence, Ohio. Utilizing his more-than-15 years of experience in the mortgage banking industry, Frank Guarnera helps Accurate Group provide appraisal and title services to real estate providers.
Frank Guarnera held a number of positions before joining Accurate Group in 2010. As vice president of strategic accounts at First American Corporation, he managed client consulting and sales for mid-sized banks in the eastern US. He leveraged his appraisal experience to organize and co-manage the Louisiana Road Home Project, which appraised the 125,000-plus homes damaged by hurricanes Rita and Katrina and resulted in a gain of $6 million in revenue for First American eAppraiseIT. In addition, Guarnera developed and implemented an advanced, appraisal vendor-management system to safeguard appraiser independence as regional appraisal manager for Ameriquest Mortgage.