Jill Ross

Underwriting/Processing General Manager

Branch Address: 8241 Dow Circle West | Strongsville, OH 44136

About Me

Jill began her career In January of 1994 as an Intern at Chase Manhattan Mortgage Corp. As only a junior in high school she worked in the Secondary Marketing Department. With the credit she received from this internship program she was eligible to graduate from high school a year early. She excelled through her senior year and graduated with honors in June 1994, successfully completing high school in three years. After graduation she was offered a full time position at Chase Manhattan, which she accepted. She spent June of 1994 through April of 2001 moving through the ranks of Chase’s Secondary Department into Processing, Senior Processing, and then finally to a Junior Underwriting role. In April of 2001 she was offered the Underwriting Test with Genworth Financial to become an Underwriter. She passed and moved career paths and she remained with Genworth until December of 2010. During that time she earned her Senior Underwriter title, Senior Credit Risk Analyst recognition and CRU (Certified Residential Underwriter) designation through the MBA in 2008. In 2005-2006 she was also nominated and served as the Secretary of the Mortgage Society of Ohio, and then moved to Treasurer for the 2006-2007 term. She was then relocated by Genworth to Michigan in mid-2007, and worked for two large investors in that location through 2011. In December of 2011 she returned to the Cleveland area and secured a position at a Retail Mortgage Banker in January of 2011. She remained there until she was recruited by Union Home Mortgage in August of 2012. She started at Union Home as a staff Underwriter and was promoted to the Underwriting/Processing General Manager on August 8, 2013. Since then, she has assumed all of Underwriting, Processing, Opening, the Appraisal Department and Closing for UHM.

Jill loves and is extremely proud of her family. Her and her husband of 20+ years, Brian, are proud parents of two children, Brian and Kiara. Kiara graduated from high school and college(Associates Degree) on the same day in May of 2013 and is now a member of the US Navy. Brian will be a senior in high school and plans on pursuing an Engineering Degree. She also has three Pit Bulls named Nick, Jasmine, and Jackson. She enjoys any minute her family can spend together!