Meet our trainers!
Hali Plachecki has been in the mortgage industry since 1987 and has worked in almost every mortgage-related function from pricing and origination to loan delivery and has held a variety of mortgage lending positions including retail, correspondent and wholesale environments. Hali has trained in the areas of mortgage lending including: GFE/RESPA, origination, operations, mortgage loan products, processing and underwriting.
Jeff Platfoot joined MGIC's training team in 2003. He draws from an additional seven years of sales/origination experience and a decade of underwriting and underwriting management to help his "students" develop a depth of understanding for the subject at hand. Jeff has a degree in business. Native to, and still living in Ohio, he's a huge Buckeyes fan. A good weekend for Jeff is one spent with his wife and kids at the lake boating.
Sandra Sweeney is a mortgage industry veteran with over 35 years of experience. Her varied roles in operations, loan origination, underwriting and management give her a deep understanding and appreciation for many roles present in the industry. Sandra rejoined MGIC in 2013 as an underwriter and recently transitioned to a full-time Customer Trainer and training program developer. She currently facilitates many of the MGIC national webinar courses. Sandra and her family reside by the water on Smith Mountain Lake, Virginia. In her free time, she enjoys boating, swimming, and hiking.