Walker & Dunlop Hires Vice President of FHA Finance

Bethesda, Md.—Walker & Dunlop Inc. has hired Keith L. Melton as vice president, FHA Finance in its newly opened Nashville, Tenn. office. Melton will run Walker & Dunlop’s Nashville office along with David Strange, who joined the company in December. Melton will focus on multifamily and healthcare loan originations utilizing FHA financing.

Prior to joining Walker & Dunlop, Melton was an FHA originator with Deutsche Bank Berkshire Mortgage Inc. He originated loans under all FHA programs during his seven-year tenure with the firm. Prior to Deutsche Bank, Melton was a commercial lender for Fifth Third Bank and First American National Bank. He is a member of the Mortgage Bankers Association.