SAN DIEGO—Kristy Fercho has achieved a lot of “firsts” in her lifetime—the first Black woman to lead a major U.S. mortgage operation (at Flagstar Bank); the first Black woman to run the mortgage operations at Wells Fargo; and, as of Sunday, the first Black woman to serve as Chairman of the Mortgage Bankers Association. Her legacy, she says, will be to ensure that she is not the last such person.
SAN DIEGO—For the first time in two years, the Mortgage Bankers Association is holding a live Annual Convention & Expo. And MBA President & CEO Bob Broeksmit, CMB, had a message for the nearly 3,500 in attendance.
SAN DIEGO—Of the 106 men and women who have served as Chairman of the Mortgage Bankers Association, Susan Stewart’s term was likely the most unusual.
SAN DIEGO—Mortgage Bankers Association Chairman Kristy Fercho on Monday announced the Home for All Pledge, an MBA member company action pledge to promote minority homeownership, affordable rental housing and company diversity, equity and inclusion.