Executive Team


John-Lewis-2thumb

John D. Lewis

Chairman of the Board

John Lewis joined Flagstar in October 2012 as non-executive chairman of the boards of Flagstar Bancorp and Flagstar Bank. From 2006 to 2015, he served as managing director of the investment banking firm of Donnelly Penman & Partners. He joined Donnelly Penman from Comerica Bank, where he had a 36-year career, ultimately serving as vice chairman and director...

bioPic-hs-sandroDiNello

Alessandro P. DiNello

President
Chief Executive Officer

Alessandro (Sandro) DiNello has served as president, CEO, and a director of Flagstar Bank and Flagstar Bancorp since mid-2013. Prior to his current position, he was president and chief administrative officer of Flagstar Bank, and for a number of years, executive vice president of Retail Banking...

Lee_Smith_thumb

Lee M. Smith

Executive Vice President
Chief Operating Officer

Lee Smith joined Flagstar in May 2013 as chief operating officer. He brings to Flagstar extensive experience in financial management and operations. In his capacity as a partner with MP (Thrift) Global Advisers III, he served as an outside adviser to the Flagstar management team and the compliance committee...
 

James Ciroli

James K. Ciroli

Executive Vice President
Chief Financial Officer

Jim Ciroli is chief financial officer, with responsibility for the accounting, financial planning/forecasting, investor relations, tax, and treasury functions.

Steve Figliuolo

Steve Figliuolo

Executive Vice President
Chief Risk Officer

Steve Figliuolo joined Flagstar Bank in June 2014 as chief risk officer. In this role, he is responsible for the governance and corporate oversight of Flagstar’s safety and soundness policies and practices. 

Cynthia M. Myers

Andrew W. Ottaway

Executive Vice President, Michigan Market President
Managing Director, Lending

Andrew W. (Drew) Ottaway joined Flagstar in December 2015 as executive vice president and managing director of lending. In this capacity, he is responsible for all non-mortgage lending, including commercial real estate, large corporate, middle market, and warehouse lending.

Cynthia M. Myers

Kristy W. Fercho

Executive Vice President
President of Mortgage

Kristy Fercho joined Flagstar Bank in September 2017 as executive vice president and president of Mortgage. In this capacity, she is responsible for the direction and oversight of all aspects of Flagstar’s mortgage business and its continued expansion.

Bruce Nyberg

William D. Belekewicz

Executive Vice President
Director, MIS & Analytics

Bill Belekewicz is executive vice president and director of MIS & Analytics at Flagstar.  In this role he is responsible for strategic business analysis, business line key performance indicators and enterprise-wide MIS...

Brian D.J. Boike

Brian D. J. Boike

Executive Vice President
Treasurer

Brian Boike joined Flagstar in October 2014 as executive vice president and treasurer. In this role, he is responsible for all treasury activities, including management of the bank's balance sheet...
 

Paul-Borha-2

Paul D. Borja

Executive Vice President
Senior Deputy General Counsel

Paul Borja is executive vice president and senior deputy general counsel of Flagstar Bank. He had served as executive vice president and chief financial officer from 2005 until assuming his current position in August 2014...

Tony-Buttrick-_HS_2017_1

Tony Buttrick

Executive Vice President
Chief Information Officer

Tony Buttrick joined Flagstar Bank in March 2014 as chief information officer. In this role, he is responsible for developing and implementing information technology initiatives that support Flagstar’s strategic vision, while improving...

Palmer_thumbnail

Palmer T. Heenan Jr.

Executive Vice President
Manager, Secondary Marketing

Palmer Heenan was named executive vice president and manager of Secondary Marketing in July 2015. He joined Flagstar in 2009 as capital markets risk manager, developing the bank’s capital markets risk management program and its counterparty risk...

Donna Krall

Donna M. Krall

Executive Vice President
Director, Mortgage Fulfillment

Donna Krall is executive vice president and director of Mortgage Fulfillment at Flagstar, where she is responsible for all aspects of origination operations from underwriting and processing to closing and post-closing for Flagstar’s three lending channels—broker...

Thomas Kuslits

Thomas R. Kuslits

Executive Vice President
Chief Lending Officer, Commercial Banking

Tom Kuslits joined Flagstar Bank in 2011 and currently serves as executive vice president and chief lending officer for commercial banking. In this role he is responsible for a commercial banking team that has generated a $2 billion portfolio...

Bruce Nyberg

Mark Landschulz

Executive Vice President
Director, Performing Servicing

Mark Landschulz joined Flagstar in December 2014 as executive vice president and director of Performing Servicing. In this role he is responsible for the operation and profitable growth of Flagstar’s mortgage businesses relating to the servicing and sub-servicing...

Karen A. Sabatowski

Patrick M. McGuirk

Executive Vice President
General Counsel

Patrick McGuirk is executive vice president and general counsel, with responsibility for all legal operations, records management, and the corporate secretary function.

Working in both private practice and for the federal government, he has over 20 years of banking and financial services-related legal experience.

Cynthia M. Myers

Cynthia M. Myers

Executive Vice President
Chief Human Resources Officer

Cynthia (Cindy) Myers joined Flagstar Bank in January 2014 as chief human resources officer. In this role, she is responsible for Flagstar’s human resource strategies and solutions, including total rewards, organizational development, talent management, recruiting...

Joseph M. Redoutey

Joseph M. Redoutey

Executive Vice President
Chief Credit Officer

Joe Redoutey is executive vice president and chief credit officer at Flagstar Bank, a position he has held since 2013. He joined the company in 2011 as senior vice president and regional credit officer for commercial credit risk...

Karen A. Sabatowski

Karen A. Sabatowski

Executive Vice President
Chief Compliance Officer

Karen Sabatowski is executive vice president and chief compliance officer of Flagstar Bank. In this role, she is responsible for establishing standards and processes to ensure that the compliance programs throughout the...

Flagstar Bancorp, Inc.
Board of Directors


John D. Lewis

Head of Investment Committee,
Donnelly Penman & Partners
Chairman of the Board
Compensation Committee
Nominating/Corporate Governance Committee

Alessandro P. DiNello

President and Chief Executive
Officer, Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. and Flagstar Bank

Jay J. Hansen

President and Co-founder,
O2 Investment Partners, LLC
Chair, Audit Committee

David J. Matlin

Chief Executive Officer,
MP Thrift Investments, L.P.
Chair, Compensation Committee
Chair, Nominating/Corporate Governance Committee

Bruce E. Nyberg

Financial Services Executive, Retired
Risk Committee

James A. Ovenden

Financial Services Executive, Retired
Audit Committee

Peter Schoels

Managing Partner,
MP Global Advisers LLC
Compensation Committee
Nominating/Corporate Governance Committee
Risk Committee

David L. Treadwell

Consultant,
Chair, Risk Committee
Audit Committee

Jennifer R. Whip

Managing Director,
Garrett, McAuley & Co. Audit Committee Risk Committee