Derick is an industry educator and an instructor at RMC University and is the Chief Editor and Publisher of “the Strategic Homeowner”, a monthly magazine geared to helping homeowners manage their mortgage and home equity properly. He has recently authored and published a book called “A Mind to Build” which is a guide for homebuyers to successfully navigate through the mortgage maze process. Derick was a host of the “The RMC Home and Wealth Show” on Heaven 1580 am. that aired for 7 years. He is currently a certified teacher at several of the Washington DC Metropolitan area Non-Profit Housing Agencies.
He is a licensed Mortgage Consultant, Certified Mortgage Advisor (CMA), Certified Mortgage Planning Specialist ™, Licensed Real Estate Agent, Certified Housing Counselor, and a Licensed Insurance Agent. He holds memberships in the National Association of Mortgage Brokers, Prince Georges County Association of Realtors, National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association, Maryland Association of Mortgage Bankers, National Association of Realtors and Certified Residential Mortgage Advisors (CRMA). Derick has a BS in Business Management from Hampton University. Derick is a member of From the Heart Church Ministries (under the pastoral leadership of John A. Cherry II) where he serves the Financial Stewardship Ministry where he helps members with budgeting, savings/investing and protecting assets.