Network Funding, LP was created in 1998 as a Texas-based wholesale mortgage lender, but quickly evolved into a retail mortgage origination company. Network's emphasis is to create an entrepreneurial environment, which attracts highly motivated, professional loan origination personnel. Network is founded on the basis of creating such an environment where both employees and customers are always entitled to EXPECT THE BEST!
Our Executive Team
Rex Chamberlain, CEO Rex Chamberlain has served as chief executive officer since co-founding Network Funding with Buzz Baker in 1998. Previously, Chamberlain served as a loan officer and then a district manager for North American Mortgage Company. He has also served as the regional manager for Irwin Mortgage Corporation. Chamberlain holds a degree in Business Administration from the University of Houston.
Greg "Buzz" Baker, President Buzz Baker has served as President since he co-founded Network Funding in 1998. With more than 20 years experience in the Mortgage industry, Baker has expanded Network Funding into one of the fastest growing mortgage companies in the nation, employing over 500 originators in 38 states with licenses to do business in 47 states. Previously, Baker served as a loan officer and then a producing manager for North American Mortgage Company. He has also served as the production manager and wholesale manager for Irwin Mortgage Corporation. Baker holds a degree in Finance from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas.
J. Thomas Orr, COO Tommy Orr has served as the head of branch development and support for Network Funding since joining the company in 2004. Prior to Network Funding, Orr served as senior vice president for Harbor Financial Mortgage Corp., America's Lending Center, Inc., and FundAmerica Mortgage LLP. From 2001 until 2004 he owned his own mortgage company, Texas United Mortgage. He is the past director of the Texas Mortgage Bankers Association past president of the Houston Mortgage Bankers Association. Orr holds a degree in Business Administration from the University of Houston.