EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT TEAM

Gary D. Marinosci, Esq., President and Chief Executive Officer

Admitted in RI & MA
As the founding partner of Marinosci Law Group, PC, Mr. Marinosci concentrates his practice on representing national creditors in all aspects of real estate.  As President of Liberty Title & Escrow Company, he has extensive experience in residential, commercial and REO real estate closings.  In addition, he has more than a decade of experience ensuring his clients are in compliance with all state lending regulations. 

Education
Quinnipiac University School of Law, J.D. 
University of Notre Dame Law School in London
Bentley College, B.S.

Professional associations and awards
Massachusetts Bar Association
Rhode Island Bar Association

Email: gmarinosci@mlg-defaultlaw.com
Phone: 401-234-9200

Jason Bourdeau, Chief Operating Officer

As COO, Jason is responsible for day-to-day operations at MLG and Liberty Title and Escrow. He has over 25 years of experience in the financial services industry, which includes default servicing, financial management and analysis. Jason has held various management positions at Cambridge Place Investment Management, Transworld Mortgage and First Gibraltar. He is a prior member of the Services Executive Committee of the AFN and USFN, as well as a USFN Ambassador Award winner and has been a speaker at various industry conferences.

Education
Champlain College North Carolina State University

Professional associations and awards
USFN Ambassador Award

Office Phone: 401-234-9200
Direct Phone: 401-234-9119
Email: jbourdeau@mlg-defaultlaw.com

Jennifer Casale, Vice President of Default Operations

Ms. Casale oversees daily operations for MLG and Liberty Title, manages the sales and marketing teams, and lends client and systems support. She has over 12 years of experience in the default industry, and joined MLG & Liberty Title & Escrow in 2007. Her prior experience includes working as the Managing Director of Sales, Marketing and Client Relations at other default firms.

Education
Hofstra University, M.B.A.

Professional associations and awards
Women's Mortgage Industry Network (WMIN)

Direct Phone: 310-429-6702
Email: jcasale@mlg-defaultlaw.com

Tiffany Caruso Benway, Vice President of National Business Development

With an ability to efficiently and effectively communicate with clients and peers, Mrs. Benway’s main focus is working with executive management to assess needs and define solutions through networking and building relationships to aid in business growth and development. She strives to keep current with the ever-evolving technology and trends in our industry. She is also responsible for all of our marketing including internal and external communications, website management, public relations, and conference and event planning. Previously, she was Credit Manager for Wells Fargo Financial, responsible for building relationships with clients and striving to educate them about banking solutions and products to ensure their long term financial success.

Education
Appalachian State University, B.S.

Professional associations and awards
MBA member
DSNews
HousingWire
Legal League 100
JPEG (Junior Professional Executives Group)
WILL (Women in Legal Leadership)
mPower (MBA Promoting Opportunities for Women to Extend their Reach)

Direct: 401-640-1616
Cell: 980-241-3110
Email: tcaruso@mlg-defaultlaw.com

Derek R. Cournoyer, Esq., VP Quality Assurance

Admitted in RI
Derek R. Cournoyer, VP Quality Assurance, is responsible for firm-wide quality control and manages the firm’s Compliance Department. Mr. Cournoyer brings a wealth of experience in residential, commercial, and REO real estate law to the firm. Prior to taking on an executive role he was the firm’s lead Rhode Island attorney. Mr. Cournoyer demonstrates the practical skills and knowledge necessary to ensure client satisfaction across all fronts and has been recognized for his zeal, compassion, integrity, and timeliness to all client matters. As the firm’s go-to expert for all things related to communications, client systems, investor and regulatory compliance, scorecards, training, analytic reviews, audits (internal and external), and process changes, he aims to always be accessible and responsive.

Education
Roger Williams University School of Law, J.D. & Law Review Board Member
Boston University, B.A.

Professional associations and awards
Rhode Island Bar Association

Direct Phone: 954-332-9474
Email: dcournoyer@mlg-defaultlaw.com

Denise LeFaiver, Human Resources Director

Joel Winters, Vice President of National Business Development

Mr. Winters’ main focus is working with executive management to assess needs and define solutions through networking and building relationships to aid in business growth and development. Joel is responsible for public relations within the firm towards current and future clients.

Education
University of North Florida, B.S., Communication, PR, Advertising and Applied Communication

Professional associations and awards
MBA, UTA, UFN, HousingWire

Email: jwinters@mlg-defaultlaw.com