MBA Hires Lynch as Vice President of Strategic Member Relations

The Mortgage Bankers Association appointed Lionel Lynch as Vice President of Strategic Member Relations.

Reporting directly to MBA President and CEO David Stevens, Lynch is responsible for strengthening and managing relationships with senior executives of MBA member companies to maximize the value of their MBA membership and engagement. He ensures MBA maintains a deep understanding of member companies’ business models, organizational structures, legislative and regulatory priorities and operational challenges.

“As a membership-driven organization, MBA is constantly looking for ways to enhance member engagement and provide best-in-class service to the wide range of MBA member firms,” Stevens said. “Lionel brings a wealth of experience in real estate finance, housing policy, capital markets, and public-private development, a skill set that will help MBA become even better at engaging our members to ensure we are serving their needs and exceeding their expectations.”

Prior to joining MBA, Lynch was Director of New Development and Strategic Planning with Roadside Development. Previously, he served as a principal in the Washington D.C. office of HR&A Advisors, a real estate and economic development consulting firm. He also held positions with HUD.