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Kelly Arrington

Senior Vice President
Chief Mortgage Operations Officer
North Raleigh

“Knowing we are helping people achieve the milestone of homeownership creates a deep sense of purpose and intention with our work. Our goal is to make the mortgage transparent and seamless.”

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I joined North State in 2013 and have worked in mortgage lending for two decades and counting, including serving in positions at FM Lending Services and Irwin Mortgage. 

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Professional Affiliations

  • North Carolina Electronic Mortgage Closing Advisory Committee (member)
  • Mortgage Bankers Association Digital Bootcamp (speaker)

More About Kelly

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North Carolina State University, Bachelor of Science in Technology Education

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North Carolina

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Outside the Office

I am an avid follower of NC State athletics and forever Wolfpack fan. I also enjoy exploring the outdoors while biking, kayaking and hiking.