Patty Arvielo, Co-Founder and President of New American Funding, a leader in the mortgage industry, has won the Association of Latino Professionals of America Most Powerful Latinas Award for the first time.
The award honors fifty women who are navigating their business divisions, companies, and industries through these challenging times with a value-driven mindset and a purpose focused on serving their community and the greater good.
With 39 years of industry experience, Patty leads the company’s sales and operations and has built a servicing portfolio of over 152,000 loans for $37.8 billion with 201 locations and over 4,300 employees. A first-generation Hispanic-American, she has created a diverse and inclusive company of 59% women, 45% minorities and 36% Millennials.
“Our company is strong because of its diversity,” said Arvielo. “Being successful means not just doing great in business but spreading a wealth of ideas and kindness to truly empower ourselves and the community for the meaningful and measurable change we want to be.”
Patty is also a valued member of the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP), the Housing Counseling Federal Advisory Committee, the Mortgage Bankers Association Affordable Homeownership Advisory Council and National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals.
Patty spearheads many charitable activities throughout the community, including food, toy, and clothing drives. She’s a member of the Executive Board of Big Brothers and Sisters of Orange County and was instrumental in the creation of the LatinX Project to symbolize the Hispanic culture in America throughout the national parks.
New American Funding’s expanded growth and innovative culture has led to many career opportunities. To learn more, visit their career page.