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Kathleen Acquaviva began her employment with First Financial in 2006 as a Mortgage Underwriter. Her current responsibilities at First Financial include answering member questions and counseling members regarding real estate loan transactions; she originates, processes, evaluates, closes, and funds all real estate related loans - including first mortgages, home equity loans, and home equity lines of credit; she handles any mortgage loans in delinquency; she maintains the mortgage loan servicing system; and handles mortgage compliance requirements.
Ms. Acquaviva began working in the mortgage industry in 1993, and was also employed by Arlington Capital, Gateway Funding d/b/a Ivy Mortgage, and Mary Holder Agency. She received her Bachelor of Arts Degree from Georgian Court University in Lakewood, New Jersey.