Our leadership

Rick Arvielo CEO

Raised in Palm Springs, CA, Rick grew up in a family environment embracing honesty, creativity, and industriousness. With an entrepreneurial spirit at heart, he started his first business at only 16 years old. A few years later, he launched his second business, Paradon Industries, where he focused on the myriad of advantages gained by infusing technology into the business model.

Patty Arvielo President

With more than 35 years of experience in mortgage, Patty has risen to the top executive ranks and become a source of lending expertise for the industry. She is co-founder of New American Funding, and in addition to her role as President of the national mortgage banker, she continues to originate loans while managing all sales and operations.

Christy Bunce Chief Operations Officer

In 2008, Christy was invited to join the New American Funding team to lead the company’s sales and operations. Her experience in the big platforms at Countrywide and Greenlight Financial Services gave Christy the know-how to help the mortgage banker grow to new heights.

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