Leadership matters

Newbold Advisors is privately held, owned by a group of partners who actively manage the firm and have invested themselves financially and professionally in providing our clients with truly exceptional human capital solutions.

Terry Couto, Founding Partner

Terry has more than 30 years of experience in the mortgage industry, serving in such executive positions as chief financial officer, controller and consultant.  Broad responsibilities have resulted in a unique combination of very strong finance/accounting knowledge, extensive operational experience (particularly in the capital markets, retail origination and servicing areas) and extensive mergers and acquisitions experience.  Prior to Newbold Terry was CFO at companies including Market Street Mortgage, GE Capital Mortgage Insurance, GE Capital Mortgage Services and Citizens Mortgage Corporation. Terry has an MBA in Finance from Georgia State University and a BS in Accounting from the University of Alabama.

Tim Gaven, Founding Partner

Tim has more than 30 years of experience in the capital markets and consulting industries throughout Europe and North America. Focusing largely on Operations, his experience includes roles at Capco, HSBC, Bear Stearns and Co., Securities Industry Automation Corp., and Tucker Anthony. Tim has an MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a BA in Business Administration from Rutgers University.

Dan Reiman, Founding Partner

Dan has more than 25 years of experience in the mortgage and consulting industries. Focusing largely on technology, his experience includes roles at Fannie Mae, GE Capital, Fleet Mortgage, Black Knight Financial Services (LPS), Destiny Consulting, and Exigen Group. Dan has an MBA from George Mason University and a BA in History from University of North Carolina.

Shari Harrison, Partner, Chief Financial Officer

Shari has more than 30 years of experience in accounting, serving as Newbold’s Chief Financial Officer since 2007. Shari oversees contract administration, financial statements, treasury management and accounting, and employee relations. Before Newbold, Shari was Controller at Market Street Mortgage. She was involved with a management buyout at Eckerd Corporation, and was an Accountant with Price Waterhouse for five years prior. A Certified Public Accountant, Shari earned a BS degree in Accounting from the University of Florida, and her Masters of Accounting from Florida State University.

Michael Wade, Partner

Michael has more than 25 years of mortgage industry experience serving in senior management positions in loss mitigation, origination underwriting, repurchase management, operational risk management, credit policy, and counter-party risk. Before Newbold, Michael was with Chase Home Lending as SVP and chief underwriter for the Servicing and Loss Mitigation divisions. He previously served in leadership roles focused on credit policy and operational risk at Freddie Mac and Wells Fargo Home Mortgage. Michael earned a BA degree in Business Law from the American University in Washington, DC.

Robert Simpson, Partner

Robert has over 20 years of senior management experience in the financial services industry, including extensive international work in India, Panama and the Philippines.  Robert was previously the Chief Operating Officer at a regional default services law firm. Prior to that, Robert held executive roles with CMS Holdings, Lehman Brothers, Aurora Loan Services and RBMG.  Robert oversees Newbold’s National Operations Center in Fort Worth, TX which has a capacity for 324 personnel to help alleviate client operational capacity issues.