Jason H. Freskos, President and CEO
As President and CEO of Sequoia Mortgage Capital, Mr. Freskos is responsible for the daily operations of the firm, and is also instrumental in driving the strategic initiatives of the company. Additionally Mr. Freskos is actively involved in the underwriting and due diligence processes and often personally inspects the properties Sequoia lends on.
Mr. Freskos is a second-generation mortgage banker and graduated from San Francisco State University in 1993 with Bachelor of Science Degrees in Finance, Banking, and Real Estate. In 1994 he became a licensed California Real Estate Broker and began originating loans. He has since originated loans totaling over 1 billion dollars. Mr. Freskos is also an active trust deed and real estate investor that owns income properties throughout California.
Mr. Freskos is the prior Co-Chair of the Education Committee of the California Mortgage Association, California’s private-lending industry association, where he was personally charged with educating the members of the association. He is a prior board member of the Marin Education Fund, a non-profit dedicated to helping children afford and achieve post-secondary education. He is also a member of the San Francisco Yacht Club and is the owner of the yacht, Lazy Lightning. He enjoys sailing with his family in the waters of the San Francisco Bay and beyond and is also an avid outdoorsman and lover of live music.