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Company Overview and Corporate Facts

Founded in 1993, SecurityNational Mortgage Company (SNMC) is one of the largest retail mortgage lenders in the United States and a subsidiary of the Security National Financial Corporation, (SNFCA – NASDAQ).

With hundreds of professional branches and nearly one thousand loan officers nationwide, SNMC helps thousands of consumers achieve homeownership. Security National is known for providing clients with the highest level of service, competitive rates, and unique mortgage loan options.

SecurityNational Mortgage Company is ranked as a ‘Top 50 Mortgage Lender’ by Scotsman Guide and Mortgage Executive Magazine. Additionally, Chief Executive Officer, Scott Quist, was named ‘CEO of the Year’ and the company was awarded ‘Best of State’ in Utah for Mortgage Banking. SecurityNational Mortgage Company was also voted one of the top places to work in the state of Utah.

In addition to their outstanding service, mortgage loan products, and numerous outstanding awards, the company donates time and efforts to many charitable organizations.

In March of 2016, SecurityNational Mortgage Company passed the $2 billion level of retained mortgage servicing rights.

Media Contact

Mark Helgesen | Digital Marketing Manager


Corporate Headquarters

SecurityNational Mortgage Company
5300 South 360 West
SLC, UT 84123



SecurityNational Mortgage Company


Salt Lake City, UT




Scott Quist
(2014 CEO of the Year)


(Top Workplace 2016)


Security National has 140 professional offices nationwide with loan officers across 44 states


Security National originated nearly $3.1 billion in home loans in 2016 with over 15,000 borrowers nationwide


SecurityNational Mortgage Company primarily services residential mortgage loans
(Green Business Award 2016)

Mission & Culture

Vision Statement
A nationwide company providing a full line of quality mortgage products and services to the communities that we serve.

Mission Statement
A mortgage services company that provides world-class service to our clients, top-tier support, compensation and benefits to our employees, and extensive community involvement.

Turning Houses into Homes™
Live in a world of smooth transactions™

SNMC Leadership and Management

Scott Quist

Scott Quist

SNFC Chief Executive Officer

Steve Johnson

Steve Johnson

SNMC President

J. Paul Christensen

J. Paul Christensen

SNMC Vice President

Dave Bennett

Dave Bennett

SNMC VP, Market Execution

SecurityNational Mortgage Company also has a solid, talented and competent staff comprised of managers, branch managers, trainers, online and offline marketing experts, designers, programmers, customers service, processors, all dedicated to our home buyers, our clients, our Realtor® partners, real estate brokers, home builders and everyone else that forms the SNMC family.