Chris Romano, Western Alliance Bank Mortgage Warehouse Lending Group

Chris Romano

Senior Vice President, Commercial Banking

(904) 349-1003


Chris Romano is senior vice president, commercial banking, of Mortgage Warehouse Lending at Western Alliance Bank. He brings solutions to mortgage bankers to improve profitability through unique service offerings, including Whole Loan Acquisition, Warehouse Lending, MSR Financing, Treasury Management services and more.

Mr. Romano has over 30 years of banking experience with expertise in the whole loan and MSR acquisition, capital markets services, loan origination and servicing production, and investor relations.

Chris earned his bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Maryland at College Park. He is a member of the Mortgage Bankers Association.

Mortgage Warehouse Lending
About Us

Western Alliance Mortgage Warehouse Lending, a specialized group within Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, provides financing to well-qualified mortgage bankers with an unmatched level of expertise and responsiveness. Led by experienced senior industry executives, the team serves over 100 clients providing traditional Warehouse Banking, MSR and Note Financing and Mortgage Purchasing Programs. Western Alliance Bank is the primary subsidiary of Phoenix-based Western Alliance Bancorporation, one of the country’s top-performing banking companies. Western Alliance has ranked in the top 10 on the Forbes “Best Banks in America” list for five consecutive years, 2016-2020, and was named #1 best-performing of the 50 largest public U.S. banks for 2019 by S&P Global Market Intelligence. A national presence with a regional footprint, Western Alliance Bank operates individually branded, full-service banking divisions and has offices in key markets nationwide.