Eric Gilbert, Director of Information Technology, joined Polunsky Beitel Green, LLP in November 2014. As the Director of Information Technology, he is responsible for the entire IT network environment as well as leading a team of developers to deliver high quality industry leading applications. Mr. Gilbert has been a leader and visionary in mortgage technology since the mid-90s. He has extensive experience in all facets of the mortgage industry. He has worked as a Loan Originator, Processor, Underwriter, Closer, Quality Control Officer, and Loan Auditor. He has also managed Warehouse Lines, Bulk Loan Sales and was a Vice President of Operations. He has utilized this knowledge by developing industry leading software and procedures. In 1999, he founded Synergy Express Services, Inc. that released a highly sought after closing system as well as one of the first commercially available systems to email closing documents. In addition to his mortgage and programming experience, Mr. Gilbert has extensive knowledge and experience in Network Design, Routing, Telephony and Workstation support. As an active member of ISSA, InfraGard and other Information Security organizations, Mr. Gilbert provides leadership to assure that security is the highest priority for our networks and various IT applications. He graduated from The University of Alabama-Birmingham with degrees in both Real Estate Finance and Finance of Investments and Intuitions. He has the distinction of being recognized by the Financial Executives Institute of Academic Excellence and given The Wall Street Journal Award for being the highest ranked Senior in the School of Business.