Mr. Mason is the President of Gershman Mortgage’s Residential Division and a member of the company’s Board of Directors. He is responsible for the leadership, management, and strategic direction of Gershman Mortgage’s Residential Division as well as all company information technology, marketing, human resource, and legal related functions. Mr. Mason joined Gershman Mortgage in 2010, and has served in multiple leadership roles since beginning his tenure with the company. Prior to being appointed President, Mr. Mason served as the company’s Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for over two years. Prior to being named the company’s first COO, Mr. Mason served as Vice President and General Counsel. Mr. Mason is a member of the executive board of the Mortgage Bankers Association of St. Louis and is actively involved in the Mortgage Bankers Association of America. He is also a member of the Missouri Bar and the Illinois State Bar Association.
Prior to joining Gershman, Mr. Mason was a practicing attorney in the real estate field. Mr. Mason earned his Juris Doctor from the Western Michigan University–Cooley Law School and his Bachelor of Science—Business Administration degree from Quincy University where he was the captain of the Quincy University baseball team.