Tom Westerfield

As SVP Chief Appraiser for Frisco Lender Services, LLC (FLS), Tom Westerfield provides the overall organization and management of our appraiser quality standards, and the compliance and regulatory controls set forth by state and federal governing agencies. Responsible for state licensing, Tom interacts with state appraisal boards and regulatory agencies ensuring all requirements, including AMC quality control, are met.

Training appraisers and lenders is an essential element of Tom’s role at FLS. He works extensively coaching staff and panel appraisers nationwide. Within the lender community, he coaches and teaches mortgage loan officers how to best navigate investor guidelines and appraiser USPAP requirements. Sharing his expertise, he guides them to bridge any gaps between realtor pricing and appraiser valuation.

Tom graduated from the University of Redlands with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.