First Nationwide Mortgage, Frederick, Md., hired Beverly J. Piraino to be senior vice president of compliance and risk management.

She is responsible for credit risk management, underwriting, residential lending, servicing compliance, and quality-control management.

Ms. Piraino was senior vice president and director of compliance and field support at Griffin Financial Services, a subsidiary of H.F. Ahmanson & Co., Los Angeles.

First Nationwide Mortgage is a subsidiary of California Federal bank, San Francisco, a privately held thrift owned by MacAndrews and Forbes Holdings Inc.

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