Marilyn Richardson

Marilyn Richardson

President & CEO

Marilyn Richardson is an experienced mortgage professional and one of the founders of Mason-McDuffie Mortgage Corporation. She oversees the day-to-day operations of the company and serves on the Board of Directors.

She worked with HerbTasker and other founders at the prior iterations of Mason-McDuffie Mortgage. She served as Operations Manager for Mason-McDuffie Financial and became the first female partner in 1979. Ms. Richardson has since successfully directed operations for several mortgage companies in the San Francisco Bay Area including RBC Mortgage, Zino Mortgage Group, Countrywide Home Loans, Union Security Mortgage and ITT Financial.

She and Tasker assembled the team that refounded Mason-McDuffie Mortgage in 2005. She has more than 35 years of experience in the mortgage industry and has built a reputation for developing teams that are very efficient at delivering mortgages. She prides herself on helping her colleagues succeed and helps them  develop their skills and their careers.

Ms. Richardson has served as a director of the California Mortgage Bankers Association and currently is a member of the loan production committee for the Mortgage Bankers Association.

She is the mother of two grown children and has six grand-children with whom she loves to spend her spare time.