John Richter has been in the mortgage banking industry for over 18 years, and has spent the last four years serving as the CEO of Alliance Home Loans. As CEO, John manages the day to day operations of Alliance. John’s reign as CEO has contributed extensively to the culture and meaning of Alliance Home Loans. John leads by example, creating relationships with clients and helping to improve their lives by understanding their needs and finding the right loan programs for their situation.
Prior to joining the Alliance Team, John founded Western Residential Mortgage in 2005 and was its President/CEO. At Western Residential, John was involved in the day to day operations of the company as well as being instrumental in Western Residential Mortgage’s growth; growing the company to 150 employees and five offices throughout the Southwest. Prior to starting Western, John was the Executive Vice President and National Sales Manager at Hamilton Mortgage Company in Phoenix, AZ. As one of the six founding members of the Hamilton team, John helped to build the company to over 250 employees at 20 branches throughout the U.S.
John earned a Bachelor’s of Business Administration from SUNY Fredonia in 1994 where he was also captain of the Men’s Basketball Team. John is a member of the Executive Council Charities in Phoenix, AZ, and is currently President Elect.