SOURCE: HomeBanc

HomeBanc

December 03, 2009 10:35 ET

HomeBanc Hires Jan L. Johnson and Richard S. Gallagher as Mortgage Loan Officers

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwire - December 3, 2009) - Tampa-based HomeBancorp, Inc. has named Jan L. Johnson and Richard S. Gallagher as Mortgage Loan Officers for HomeBanc. Both are located in the Tampa market, with Ms. Johnson based in HomeBanc's Rocky Point office, located at 7650 Courtney Campbell Causeway in Tampa, and Mr. Gallagher based in their Tampa loan production office, located off of North Dale Mabry and I-275.

Ms. Johnson brings to HomeBanc more than 15 years of mortgage lending experience. She has a Master's degree from Norwich University and a Bachelor's degree from the University of Alabama, is a graduate of XINNIX Mortgage Originators and is a Certified Housing Specialist with the Department of Housing & Urban Development. Her community and professional affiliations include membership in the Hernando County Board of Realtors Affiliate Board and a facilitator with the Hernando County First Time Homebuyers Education Program. Ms. Johnson can be reached at (352) 650-0107 or jan.johnson@homebanc.com.

Mr. Gallagher brings to HomeBanc more than nine years of mortgage lending experience. He has a Master's degree in marketing research from Lehigh University, and his community and professional affiliations include the Red Cross Hospice. Mr. Gallagher can be reached at (727) 656-5255 or rick.gallagher@homebanc.com.

HomeBanc is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tampa-based HomeBancorp, Inc., with full-service branch locations in Lake Mary, Lakewood Ranch (Sarasota), Belleair Bluffs and three branches in Tampa at Rocky Point, on Dale Mabry at I-275 and Westchase. HomeBanc also operates loan-production offices in Tampa, Lake Mary, Brandon, Lakeland, Gainesville and Bonita Springs.

HomeBanc offers an array of retail-deposit products, along with SBA loans, special lower-rate FHA loans for first-time buyers and residential mortgage loans. It has grown to more than $200,000,000 in assets since its inception in 2007, and is committed to exceeding customer-service expectations and making the company a Great Place to Work® and a Great Place to Bank. The corporate headquarters of HomeBancorp is located on the 41st floor of the Bank of America Plaza building at 101 E. Kennedy Blvd. in downtown Tampa. More information on HomeBanc can be found at www.HomeBanc.com.