Chief Executive Officer
John Walsh is CEO of Covina, Calif.-based LERETA, a national provider of property tax and flood hazard data for the real estate industry. He assumed the role in September of 2015. Walsh leads an executive leadership team focused on providing the mortgage and insurance industries accuracy, responsiveness and innovative technology. Under his leadership, LERETA is focused on solidifying its strategic direction to continue to deliver the best results to its customers.
Walsh has more than 20 years of senior management experience in the financial services industry and more than 10 years leading technology firms. This includes previously serving as president of San Diego-based companies DataQuick, a nationwide provider of real estate property information, analytics and mortgage settlement services, and Del Mar Database, a provider of technology solutions to residential lenders.
Walsh was also president of Oakland, Calif.-based RF/Spectrum Decision Science Corp. and was chairman and CEO of Burlingame, Calif.-based PureCarbon, Inc. Additionally, he has held executive management positions at Woodland Hills, Calif.-based Weyerhaeuser Mortgage; Seattle, Wash.-based SeaFirst Bank; and Oakland, Calif.-based All Pacific Mortgage.
In 1982, Walsh received a bachelor’s degree from California Lutheran College, graduating summa cum laude. He received a master’s degree in business administration in 1986.