Long & Foster names new president and COO
- September 3, 2009
Jeffrey S. Detwiler has been selected as the new president and chief operating officer for the Long & Foster Cos. It’s the parent company of Long & Foster Real Estate Inc., Prosperity Mortgage Co., Walker Jackson Mortgage Corp., Long & Foster Settlement Services and Long & Foster Insurance Agency,I nc. Before joining the largest privately owned residential real estate company in the country, Detwiler, 47, was chief production officer of the Institutional Mortgage Services Group for Countrywide Home Loans. He led three divisions: correspondent lending, warehouse lending and landsafe origination services.
“Jeff will be a great asset to our company,” said P. Wesley Foster, Jr, chairman of Long & Foster. “He brings extensive industry experience and expanded competencies to our growing company.”
Detwiler is relocating with his family from California to work at the company based in Chantilly in Fairfax County. He replaces David Stevens, who left in the spring to head up the Federal Housing Administration for the Obama administration.