Director of Agency Relations & Regulatory Affairs
Tony Florence retired from the Texas Department of Savings & Mortgage Lending in March 2021 after a 17-year tenure. Prior to joining the department in 2003, Mr. Florence served as the Vice President of Olympus Servicing where he managed the loan resolution department for the residential mortgage loan servicer. He has 37 years of experience in the financial arena, including loan origination, loan workout and loan servicing functions with a variety of companies.
While with the state, Mr. Florence served on the boards of the American Association of Residential Mortgage Regulators, State Regulatory Registry Mortgage Testing & Education Board, and the State Regulatory Registry Board of Managers. He is a graduate of the University of Texas system with a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing/Finance. (Please note: Mr. Florence is not a licensed attorney).