David Shanlian is the divisional manager of Primary Residential Great Lakes Division. David began in the mortgage industry in 1999 after almost 20 years in the financial services industry. He set out to build a company that worked seamlessly with the financial services world. David created, owned, and operated ClearCreek Mortgage Company for 9 years before joining forces with a larger mortgage operation that could help navigate the multiple state licensing needs of his branch. David is a nationally known speaker on mortgage products and specializes in HECM product presentations for the senior market. David has been married to his wife Cathy since 1980 and they share 2 grown children, Matthew and Leah.