DALLAS, Texas (February 14, 2019) — Mr. Cooper Group Inc. (NASDAQ: COOP) today announced the appointment of Kelly Ann Doherty as Executive Vice President and Chief People & Communications Officer, a newly created position for the company. In her new role, Doherty will lead human resources and corporate communications.
“Kelly Ann is well-known across our organization as an advocate for our team members and our values, and in her new position, she will be integral in our efforts to further enhance our people-first culture,” said Jay Bray, Chairman and CEO of Mr. Cooper Group Inc. “Along with her team, Kelly Ann has been essential in changing the way we communicate with those outside of Mr. Cooper and providing better tools and more opportunities to interact with our team members. We are excited to create this position to help us keep our people and culture at the forefront in all major company decisions.”
Doherty most recently served as Chief Communications Officer for Mr. Cooper Group, a role she assumed in August 2018. Prior to joining Nationstar in 2016 as the Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications, Kelly Ann was Vice President of Corporate Communications at Elevate, a financial technology firm. She also served as a public relations and affairs consultant for four years and as a strategic communication staffer for a Presidential campaign and within President George W. Bush’s administration with a tour at the White House in Presidential Personnel and N.A.S.A. as a political appointee.
“Our Human Resources team has helped to create a better team member experience through enhanced benefits, new trainings and career development, while our Corporate Communications team has encouraged team member engagement through better, more transparent communication efforts,” said Bray. “We believe by combining the HR and Corporate Communications functions under one leader, we can accomplish even more for our team members.”
About Mr. Cooper Group
Mr. Cooper Group Inc. (NASDAQ: COOP) provides quality servicing, origination and transaction-based services related principally to single-family residences throughout the United States with operations under its primary brands: Mr. Cooper® and Xome®. Mr. Cooper is one of the largest home loan servicers in the country focused on delivering a variety of servicing and lending products, services and technologies. Xome provides technology and data enhanced solutions to homebuyers, home sellers, real estate agents and mortgage companies.
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