Tammy Richards

COO, loanDepot
Tammy Richards
Tammy Richards is the executive vice president, chief operating officer at loanDepot. In her role, Richards is responsible for the growth and refinement of our loan production processes including underwriting, processing, funding and closing, and quality assurance protocols. Her charter further embeds integrated tech application and process-driven insights to simplify and improve our consumer-facing loan processes.

With more than thirty years’ lending experience, Tammy has held senior roles at Wells Fargo, Bank of America, and Caliber Home Loans, overseeing the industry’s ongoing tech integration. Tammy is a Black Belt, Six Sigma, and studied accounting, finance, and business at California’s Orange Coast College and the University of Phoenix.