Julie Piepho, CMB, AMP

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Julie Piepho, CMB
MBA's Colorado Ambassabor   

Julie Piepho, AMP. CMB, is an Executive Strategic Advisor for Credit Plus and President/Owner of Milestone Leadership Consulting. She graduated from the University of Wyoming with a Bachelor of Science in Finance and holds the prestigious Master Certified Mortgage Banker designation from the Mortgage Bankers Association.

Julie has over four decades of experience in the mortgage industry including executive positions with Cornerstone Mortgage, Norwest Mortgage and Wells Fargo Mortgage, along with managing several Colorado and Wyoming mortgage bank divisions while coaching and leading sales and operations teams. She is past chairman of the Colorado Board of Mortgage Loan Originators where she was appointed by the governor for a 6 year term.  Julie is a past member of the Board of Directors for the Mortgage Bankers of America (MBA), past member and past chairman of the Residential Board of Governors (RESBOG), and is the Colorado State Ambassador along with participation in MORPAC, MAA and the State and Legislative Regulatory and Investment and Pension Committees.    She is past chairman of the Colorado Mortgage Lenders Association.  She currently serves as Secretary/Treasurer of the Board of Governors of the Colorado Mortgage Lenders Association.   

Piepho has been honored with many awards.  She has been honored by MBA with the Andrew D. Woodside Distinguished Service Award in 2017, along with the Shumacher-Bolduc Award for service to MORPAC in 2013. In 2018 Housing Wire honored her as a Women of Influence.  She was honored as a Woman of Vision by the Northern Colorado Women of Influence in 2017.  Additionally, she was honored by the Northern Colorado Business Report as a Woman of Distinction, and by the Colorado Mortgage Lenders Association for the E. Michael Rosser Lifetime Achievement Award for those that personify high principles, ethics and professional values, among other awards.    She has been quoted as a subject matter expert for the mortgage industry in 3 books:  History of Mortgage Banking in the West by Mike Rosser and Diane Sanders; Strategically Transforming the Mortgage Banking Industry by James M. Deitch CPA, CMB along with his second book Digitally Transforming the Mortgage Banking Industry.