Meet Our Team

meet our team

John Ritz Miller - Founder | CEO

John Ritz Miller is a lifelong entrepreneur and extremely successful multi faceted Leader. 45 years ago he became a licensed Realtor to complement his pursuits in land development and new home construction. A transitioned focus to the mortgage industry for the past 30 years lead to senior executive roles with companies like Wells Fargo, serving there for 18 years, and then Regional, Divisional and National positions with various organizations where he repeatedly drove explosive business development and sustainable overall growth. He credits a Servant Leader attitude, a methodical and distinctly tactical business approach, along with an “Add Value First" philosophy, as the foundational principles leading to his outstanding results.

Leveraging decades of experience, The Fortress Group Total Home Finance, LLC is strategically designed to serve the broadest possible range of consumers with maximum product optionality, deliver a best in class customer experience through our select, top industry professionals who are powered by a comprehensive technology stack, and equipped to provide highly aggressive pricing made possible by our powerful while exceedingly efficient infrastructure model.

If you are a consumer exploring home mortgage options, we want to earn your confidence and business, and become your trusted "single source" for all things home finance. Please reach out Today! If you are a high quality mortgage professional currently producing self-sourced volume and would like to learn about potential career opportunities, we look forward to hearing from you!

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