Tina Lombard 2014 Keynote Speaker
Has been in the Financial Industry for over 25 years and fifteen years of it specializing in the Mortgage Banking. She has earned a BS in Business Administration from Central Washington University and an AA from Seattle Central Community College. Tina started out her financial career as a Stock Broker, then went into Banking and a Personal Banker and Sales Manager, then made the leap specifically into Mortgage Lending. She has worked in Wholesale, and well as in Retail Mortgage lending, but now specializes in Originating retail mortgage loans.
Ms. Lombard is also an accomplished musician, vocalist, songwriter, and Choral Director. Throughout College, she sang and played for her tuition in the Seattle Jazz Circuit. Tina also was the Music Director of several churches for over 20 years directing various church choirs. Other activities included the Co- Anchoring Mabuhay TV Magazine voted the Best of Public Access Television Show for 3 years by Evening Magazine in Seattle which aired locally in the US and in the Philippines.
Tina has been actively involved in the Filipino Community most of her life. She danced as the Lead Dancer for Folklorica Filipina for over 10 years, hosted Mabuhay TV, was Miss Philippine USA Talent Winner and semifinalist 1985 and Miss Filipino Community of Seattle 1983. Throughout her career, she has hosted many festivals, beauty pageants, performed, emceed and judged many local event.
In the past year Ms. Lombard has hosted the Television show Public Report KTBW/ Trinity Broadcast Network, as well as performed throughout Seattle, on stage with her band Surround Sound. She has continued to directed and performed with various choirs, such as the St. John Bosco Community Choir, St. Therese Gospel Choirs, and The New Community Choir of Federal Way. While also sharing her music she writes a financial column for the esteemed regional Philippines Magazine, Pinoy Reporter, which has a circulation in 3 states.
Tina has won many awards in Music, Financial Sales, Community Involvement, and Church Service. Currently she shares her life with her biggest achievement, her daughter Mariah Rose Harris.