Bill Dallas ('77)

Work Experience:

  • Chief Executive Officer of Skyline Financial Corp., which operates Skyline Home Loans, a full-­‐service direct lender actively engaged in positively shaping the future of mortgage banking
  • Founder and CEO of First Franklin, which grew to become one of the nation's largests residential lenders
  • Served as Chairman of Interthinx, a risk management business that was sold to ISO/Verisk Analytic in April 2005
  • Founder of Ownit Mortgage Solutions
  • Founder and board member of Heritage Bank of Commerce, a $2 billion bank based in San Jose, and California Oaks State Bank, now California United Bank in Los Angeles


  • Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude, Bowling Green State University
  • Juris Doctor, University of Santa Clara School of Law