Diane Pendley

Fitch Ratings, Managing Director

Diane is the managing director of Fitch Ratings' Operational Risk Group. Her responsibilities include program development and oversight of global residential, and commercial servicer reviews and ratings and international ABS servicer ratings. Her group is also responsible for global CDO asset manager ratings, domestic residential originator reviews and trustee evaluations. In addition, she manages various other special projects related to servicing, origination, operational performance, and surveillance. Prior to joining Fitch in 1997, Diane was an independent mortgage-banking consultant, primarily working on the review and re-write of Ginnie Mae's single-family and multi-family issuer and document custodian compliance procedures. From 1990 to 1996, she was chief of MBS administration, Office of Securitization, in the Resolution Trust Corp.'s Washington, D.C. national headquarters.