David Bernard is managing director, commercial banking, at Western Alliance Bank. He is national sales manager for the Specialized Mortgage Services group, where his senior-level role encompasses warehouse lending sales for traditional warehouse lines of credit, lines of credit to finance mortgage servicing rights, note financing and mortgage purchases. Based in the Los Angeles area, he serves clients throughout the United States.
Mr. Bernard is a top-producing mortgage banker, with more than 30 years of professional experience in sales management and risk management. He joined Western Alliance in 2014.
Mr. Bernard is active with the American Heart Association, the American Cancer Society and People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA).
He is a member of the Mortgage Banking Association (MBA) and the California Mortgage Banking Association (CMBA). Mr. Bernard graduated from Northeastern University in Boston with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Marketing and Finance.
Specialized Mortgage Services
Western Alliance Specialized Mortgage Services, a national banking group within Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, specializes in providing comprehensive funding resources to mortgage originators and independent mortgage bankers and delivers a high level of expertise and responsiveness. Led by experienced senior industry executives, the team provides traditional warehouse lending, mortgage servicing rights (MSR) and note financing. Western Alliance Bank is the primary subsidiary of Phoenix-based Western Alliance Bancorporation, with more than $50 billion in assets. The bank is again #1 best-performing of the 50 largest public U.S. banks in the S&P Global Market Intelligence listing for 2020 and ranks high on the Forbes “Best Banks in America” list year after year. Serving clients across the country wherever business happens, Western Alliance Bank operates individually branded, full-service banking and financial services divisions and has offices in key markets nationwide.