Samuel Bjelac has been promoted to executive vice-president of Sprout Mortgage, where he will lead Sprout’s national TPO sales channel. Bjelac will take on an expanded leadership role as he continues to grow the business among wholesale mortgage brokers and correspondent lenders.
Bjelac has over 20 years of experience in the residential mortgage and financial services industries in both production and management capacities. Prior to joining Sprout Mortgage, he served as vice-president of wholesale lending at CoreVest American Finance and was divisional vice-president at Carrington Mortgage Services.
He also held key roles at Flagstar Bank, First Magnus Financial and Prudential Financial. Bjelac earned an M.B.A. from the University of Baltimore, a B.S. from West Virginia University and has been a featured speaker at multiple conferences and industry events throughout the United States.