Whats exactly did Angelo Mozilo do?
- ?Lv 59 years agoBest Answer
Angelo R. Mozilo serves as a Treasurer of National Italian American Foundation. Mr. Mozilo co-founded Countrywide Financial Corp. in 1969 and serves as its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. He served as an Executive Chairman of Countrywide Financial Corp. since March 1999 and served as its Chief Executive Officer since February 1998. He was active in all aspects of Countrywide's businesses, which include mortgage banking, national banking, a securities broker-dealer, life and casualty insurance, real estate closing services and a global mortgage fulfillment operation. Mr. Mozilo served as the President of Countrywide Financial Corp. since March 2000 and Executive Vice President since March 1969. He served as the President of Mortgage Bankers Association of America from 1991 to 1992. Mr. Mozilo serves as Chairman of the Board of Countrywide Capital Markets, Inc. He served as Chairman of Countrywide Home Loans, Inc., until July 2008 and also served as its Vice Chairman. He served as an Executive Director of Countrywide Financial Corp., since 1969. He served as a Director of The Home Depot Inc. from February 3, 2006 to May 24, 2007 and also served as its Member of IT Advisory Council until May 24, 2007. He served as Director of Countrywide Home Loans, Inc. until July 2008. He serves as Trustee of Gonzaga University. He serves as Director of Mortgage Bankers Association of America and Harvard Kennedy School Joint Center for Housing Studies and National Housing Endowment, Homes for Working Families; and the Horatio Alger Society. He serves as a Trustee of Fordham. He serves as Director of National Italian American Foundation. Mr. Mozilo received awards by National Association of Home Builders' Hall of Fame, Boy Scouts of America James E. West Fellowship Award, Ellis Island Medal of Honor, which is held by all living U.S. Presidents, Albert Schweitzer Award for his work with the youth of America, National Italian American Foundation's Special Achievement Award for Humanitarian Service, Lifetime Achievement Award from American Banker in 2006 and Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans Award. In March 2005, Barron's listed he as one of the 30 most respected Chief Executive Officers in the world. Mr. Mozilo received a Bachelor of Science degree from Fordham University and holds an honorary Doctor of Laws degree from Pepperdine University.