Mr. Nay manages the retail mortgage banking production activities for the Northwest region of Guild, with branches in Washington, Oregon, Montana and Alaska. The region is one of Guild’s fastest growing and among the market leaders in purchase loans. He started at Guild in May 2008 as senior vice president and regional manager when his firm, Liberty Financial Group of Seattle, joined Guild. For seven years, he was chief operating officer of Liberty Financial, a $1.2 billion mortgage company. Mr. Nay currently serves as chairman for the nonprofit organization, Matt Talbot Center, and is involved with several other charities in the Seattle area. He graduated from Washington State University with a B.A. in business administration.