Dan Sternbach

Seasoned IT professional with over 20 years of experience in the financial industry.

Specialties: ASP.NET/VB/C#, Access/VBA, Excel/VBA, HTML-5, WordPress, PHP, JavaScript, Shopify,  SQL Server,
T-SQL,  Classic ASP, IIS, Visual Studio.NET


Managing Director / Information Security Manager
Ferncliff Investments, LLC. (http://www.ferncliffinvestments.com)
August 2011 – Present

Ferncliff provides valuation, risk management, financing, and securitization of mortgage related assets. Responsible for all application development, data gathering, data analysis, data reconciliation, cashflow modeling and financial reporting of loan portfolios. Provide systems and information security support for the Ferncliff team. Created numerous software applications for the pricing, pooling, reporting and valuation of FDIC assets. Extensive experience building applications using VB.NET/C#, ASP.NET, Access/VBA and Excel/VBA.

Pangea Marketing Solutions (pangeamarketingsolutions.com)  – New York, NY, Sep 2015 – Present
Technical Partner – Create websites for various small business clients.  Meet with clients to discuss goals and discuss pricing.  Configure hosting and email for clients.  Websites are all written in WordPress / PHP.

Director of Technology
ReelReview.tv March 2009 – July 2013

Created social network site for advertising agencies, media and post production companies. ReelReview.tv enabled users to share images, videos, links, resume and other information and users could connect to the who’s who of the industry. Extensive programming in ASP.NET / HTML / CSS.

Director – Systems and Programming
Walter Investment Management Corp. July 2009 – August 2011

Responsible for all application development, data gathering, data analysis, reconciliation, cashflow modeling and financial reporting of loan portfolios. Created numerous .NET systems to analyze pools of mortgages for possible purchase or to perform valuations for government agencies.  All systems run off a matrix of assumptions (CDRs, Prepayments, HPA curves) based on similar loan characteristics.   Development using ASP.Net, Access/VBA, Excel/VBA,  Html, JavaScript and T-SQL.

Vice President / Lead Systems Engineer
Hanover Capital Mortgage Holdings, Inc. March 1992 – March 2009

Responsible for IT related activities in the support of mortgage banking, e-commerce, investment advisory, mortgage trading and mortgage operational services. Developed numerous web-based and windows-based projects for trading group including portfolio guideline analysis, ad-hoc reporting, cash flow and loss projection modeling.  Created web-based bond portfolio management system (STARS) used to track and report on agency and MBS bond portfolio and act as sub-ledger for the accounting group. STARS links trading and accounting groups and provides a central repository for portfolio reporting and created transaction ledgers for use as batch input into the main G/L accounting system.   Managed numerous IIS web servers and database servers for development, staging and production.  Systems all utilize Visual Source safe for versioning control. Extensive programming in Access/VBA, VB.NET, T-SQL, ASP.NET, ASP, HTML, Javascript and Perl.