National MI to host Mortgage Leadership Roundtable in New England

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac officials, Allan Weiss are among the speakers who will discuss a variety of key issues relevant to mortgage lenders and servicers

EMERYVILLE, CA (May 17, 2017) — Leading industry experts will gather to discuss the current state of the mortgage industry at the New England Mortgage Leadership Roundtable on June 14, 2017 at the Granite Links Golf Course in Quincy, MA. The free event is being hosted by National MI, a subsidiary of NMI Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: NMIH) a California-based private mortgage insurer, along with ISGN Solutions, a leading business process management (BPM) company to the mortgage industry.

Sam Luna, the Single Family Affordable Lending director at Freddie Mac, will discuss Freddie Mac’s Home Possible® program. Julie Jones, credit risk analyst at Fannie Mae, will give an update on Fannie Mae’s efforts to facilitate more efficient programs for lenders, while also improving quality of originations.

Also presenting will be Allan Weiss, CEO of Weiss Residential Research, LLC, a publisher of next-generation home price analytics. Weiss’ keynote presentation, “New Approaches to Home Price Risk,” will address best practices for managing risk. Weiss is the co-founder and former CEO of Case-Shiller Weiss, which produces the S&P/Case-Schiller Home Price Index, a leading U.S. housing market index used by economists and analysts.

Cultural Outreach Solutions Founder Kristin Messerli will offer advice and tips on how lenders can reach currently untapped markets. Cultural Outreach Solutions specializes in helping companies in the mortgage industry better reach and serve multicultural and millennial homebuyers.

Other speakers include Gene O’Bryan, CEO of Solutions Lending Services, who will address market innovation opportunities, and Dana Wasson, vice president of Consulting and Professional Service at ISGN Solutions, who will discuss how to prepare for CFPB and FHA enforcement.

“Our ongoing series of mortgage leadership roundtables has attracted a good deal of interest,” said Jason Kitch, regional managing director of the Northeast Region for National MI. “National MI is pleased to host this event in the Boston area, particularly with such an excellent line-up of speakers.”

Details of the New England Mortgage Leadership Roundtable are as follows:

Location:   Granite Links Golf Course, 100 Quarry Hills Dr., Quincy, MA
Date:     Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time:     9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Eastern

To register for the roundtable, contact Tracy Berry at

About National MI

National Mortgage Insurance Corporation (National MI), a subsidiary of NMI Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: NMIH), is a U.S.-based, private mortgage insurance company enabling low down payment borrowers to realize home ownership while protecting lenders and investors against losses related to a borrower's default. To learn more, please visit


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