Management Team 2017

Valerie Sweeney, President

Valerie Sweeney has over twenty years of management experience in the commercial  mortgage industry, specializing in the originating and servicing of small commercial  loans.

Her success in developing the Processing and Quality Control teams at APEX  Mortgage, gradually led her to overseeing the operations of a number of areas of the  company, including Collections, Marketing and Sales.




Pat Seymour, Vice President

Pat Seymour is a Vice President at APEX Mortgage Corp.  He oversees collections, foreclosure, bankruptcy, loss mitigation, as well as asset management and liquidation.

Pat is a licensed attorney in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Prior to joining APEX he handled personal injury matters for clients throughout Pennsylvania.

Pat earned his J.D. from the Temple University Beasley School of Law. His bachelor’s degree is from the Pennsylvania State University.



Claire Gorton, CPA
Chief Financial Officer

Claire Gorton is the Chief Financial Officer of APEX Mortgage Corp. In her role as CFO, Claire, is responsible for all financial aspects of the company, including financial reporting and budgeting.  She is also responsible for mortgage servicing, human resources and information technology.

Claire has worked in the mortgage banking industry for 29 years. She has been with APEX for 19 years. Prior to working at APEX, Claire spent 10 years at GMAC. During her time there she worked in the audit department, corporate accounting and treasury services.

Claire earned a Bachelor’s Degree from the Pennsylvania State University.