Oscar Melendez, VP of Mortgage Lending at Guaranteed Rate, brings over 15 years of experience in the mortgage industry in different positions. In his last job at USAA, Oscar was recognized many times as a top producer, approving thousands of loans as a mortgage underwriter over his eight years career with the company. In his new role as VP of Mortgage Lending with Guaranteed Rate, Oscar wants to utilize his extensive underwriting knowledge and his creative skill of thinking outside of the box to help customers have the best experience in buying or refinancing their home while ensuring that customers are getting the best loan product suited to their specific needs. Oscar and his team's primary goal is to provide the best customer experience throughout the whole process, assuring that the most important financial transaction goes as smoothly as possible.
Oscar graduated from the University of South Florida with a bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering. He is fluent in Spanish. Outside of the office Oscar enjoys spending time and traveling with his wife and three kids.