Draper, Utah—Academy Mortgage Corporation is excited to announce that Kristi Pickering has been appointed as President of the company. The appointment of Pickering is part of Academy Mortgage’s strategic plan for growth. This shift will provide the company’s current CEO James Mac Pherson with more capacity to focus on strategic growth opportunities while Pickering concentrates on the day-to-day operations of the organization.
Since joining Academy Mortgage in 2019, Pickering has served as the company’s Chief Operations Officer. Under her leadership, the company has developed a dynamic operations team, expanded its technology landscape, and implemented several operational process improvements to enhance the overall experience.
“Kristi is an incredible leader and an inspiration to many. I’ve known her for years and worked with her in several different roles. She has not only my trust but my utmost confidence,” said James Mac Pherson, CEO of Academy. “Kristi is a true servant leader and will be instrumental in this new role. I could not be more excited about the future of Academy Mortgage.”
As President, Pickering will oversee the implementation of the company’s strategies to support its long-term vision. She will work closely with the Executive Team to lead the operations of the organization and optimize efficiencies to continue to streamline and elevate the way Academy Mortgage does business. Pickering is a leader who is passionate about helping others grow, serving in every capacity, and delivering purpose-driven results.
The company’s CEO James Mac Pherson will focus on strategic growth and leadership to move the organization toward its vision of Inspiring Hope, Delivering Dreams, and Building Prosperity.