Company:  Golden West Foreclosure Service, Inc

Incumbent: No

UTA Member Since: 2006

Biography: Michael Orth is President of Golden West Foreclosure Service, Inc. In this role, Michael looks after, coordinates, manages and leads a team providing all aspects of the non0judicial foreclosure process. Michael has over 25 years’ experience as an independent trustee for banks, credit unions, mortgage brokers and private lenders. Michael maintains active involvement in several community service organizations. Currently, he serves as chairman of the Belmont Greek Festival. He is a track and field coach for youth in the local community. Michael received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a minor in Management from San Francisco State University, where he was a member of Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity. Michael is also licensed California Real Estate Broker and a Certified Sommelier. He is married, has two children and two-year-old Labrador retriever. 

Why I would like to be a member of the Board of Directors and/or my vision for UTA: Because the UTA needs a fresh view from the perspective of a small independent trustee with over 25 years’ experience in the trenches.