2017 Event Hosts

Doug Brien

Mynd, Co-Founder and CEO

2017 Event Speakers

Gary Beasley


Alan Boyce

Absalon Project, Serial Entrepreneur

Amy Brandt

Docutech, President and Chief Executive Officer

Jay Bray

Mr. Cooper, President, CEO and Chairman

Doug Brien

Mynd, Co-Founder and CEO

Genger Charles

Organization to Be Announced, Title to Be Announced

Kevin Chavers

Blackrock Solutions, Managing Director

Dennis Cisterna

Investability Solutions, Investability Solutions, Inc.Chief Executive Officer

Jonathan Corr

Ellie Mae, President & CEO

Clayton Davis

Freddie Mac, Senior Director

Dana Dillard

Mr. Cooper, EVP - Corporate Social Responsibility

Chitra Dorai

IBM, IBM Fellow and CTO Cognitive Services, IBM Global Business Services

Sheida Elmi

Pew Charitable Trusts, Senior Associate

Vincent Fiorillo

Doubleline Capital, Head of Global Relationship Management ,

Drew Flahive

Amherst Holdings LLC, President of Single Family Residential Capital

Rich Ford

ROOFSTOCK, Chief Development Officer & Co-Founder

Paul Gamm

Assurant, VP, Risk Management & Underwriting, Global Office of Risk Management

Laurie Goodman

The Urban Institute, Co-Director, Housing Finance Policy Center

Richard K. Green

USC Lusk Center for Real Estate, Director and Chair

Laurie Hawkes

Hawkes Insites, Principal

Katharine Hayhoe

Texas Tech University, Atmospheric Scientist, Associate Professor of Political Science, Co-Director of the Climate Science Center

Carl Hedde

Munich Re America, Vice President, Head of Risk Accumulation

Chris Herbert

Joint Center for Housing Studies | Harvard University, Managing Director

Ryan Jackson

Fannie Mae, Fintech Innovation Manager

Andrew Jakabovics

Enterprise Community Partners, Vice President, Policy Development

Katrina Jones

Fannie Mae, Vice President, Single-Family Solutions

Tiana Laurence

Factom, Inc., Chief Marketing Officer

Jon Lebowsky

Polycot Associates, CEO

Fred Lewis

The Dominion Group, Founder

Richard Magel

Main Street Renewal, Chief Operating Officer

Patrick McEnerney

Deutsche Bank, Managing Director

Christopher McEntee

Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), Senior Director

Stan Middleman

Freedom Mortgage, CEO

Toni Moss

AmeriCatalyst, LLC, Founder and CEO

Jason Nadeau

Factom, Inc., Executive Vice Presidnt

Willie Newman

Home Point Financial, CEO

Alan O'Brien

Tricon American Homes, EVP of Operations

Beth O'Brien

Core Vest Finance, CEO

Mark Palim

Fannie Mae, VP, Applied Economic & Housing Research

Niraj Patel

IBM, Chief Information Officer, Real Estate and Lending Platforms

Katrina Phillips

Investor HOA Services, Founder | CEO

Jade Rahmani

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Managing Director, Commercial Real Estate Finance

Bhushan Sethi

Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Principal, Advisory, Financial Services

Rick Sharga


Tim Skeet

International Capital Markets Association, Senior Advisor

David Stevens

Housing Policy Advocate and Consultant, CMB

Marianne Sullivan

Optim, X Advisors, Inc. Founder and Chief Strategy Consultant

Aaron Terrazas

Zillow, Senior Economist

Craig Tillman

Weather Predict Consulting | Renaissance Re, President

Diane Tomb

National Home Rental Council, Executive Director

Ted Tozer

GNMA | Ginnie Mae, Former President

Christopher Whalen

Whalen Global Advisors, Chairman

Ram Woo

Blend, Head of Strategic Operations