Chris Barry NMLS #234461
Chris has been in the mortgage business since 1989. His experience in mortgage banking includes management, loan servicing, wholesale and retail lending, quality control, compliance and fraud prevention. His passion is working with individual clients one-on-one, and assisting them in obtaining an affordable mortgage. He is passionate about educating his clients so they make the most informed decision possible.
He holds a Bachelors Degree in Political Science from California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly), San Luis Obispo. Chris has served as President of the Oregon Association of Mortgage Professionals, chaired its State Ethics Committee, and helped draft and pass State legislation requiring education and criminal background checks for loan originators in Oregon. Chris has served on the Ethics Committee of the National Association of Mortgage Brokers and assisted in drafting the Code of Ethics for this national association.
He is involved in the community as Chairman of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office Foundation, and sits on the Board of Directors for Open Door Counseling Center, an emergency homeless shelter and HUD approved Housing Education Center in Washington County.
Chris is happily married and the father of 3.
Senior Loan Officer, Mortgage Banker