Women in Housing Leadership Awards Banquet

Wednesday, September 25 | 12:30 P.M. – 2:30 P.M.

Now in its eighth year, the Women in Housing Leadership Awards Banquet provides conference attendees with the opportunity to hear inspirational women leaders share success stories from both a personal and professional perspective. Incorporating a theme of “Voices,” the Banquet will pay tribute to the critical but often underappreciated role women continue to play in our industry and how important it is that their voices are heard.

The Five Star Institute and mPower are proud to bring you the 2019 Women in Housing Leadership Awards Banquet. This year’s event will feature a Keynote Presentation from Janine Driver, New York Times bestselling author and Owner & President of the Body Language Institute.

Driver has taught executives, salespeople, and other professionals throughout the country how to build their presence, explode their selling skills, and deliver winning presentations by unlocking their body language potential, building trustworthy relationships, making better decisions, and evolving into their most effective self.

Don’t miss Driver’s inspirational Keynote during this year’s Women in Housing Leadership Awards Banquet.

Exhibits &

The 2019 Five Star Conference

Women in Housing 2019

The Women in Housing Leadership Awards Banquet has previously featured keynote speeches from leaders such as:

  • Laura Bush, Former First Lady of the United States of America
  • Condoleezza Rice, Former U.S. Secretary of State
  • Sheila C. Bair, Former FDIC Chair
  • Karen Bellezza, Chief Administrative Officer, Selene Finance
  • Kathy Cummings, SVP, Homeownership Solutions and Affordable Housing Programs, Bank of America
  • Courtney Ehinger, SVP, Performing Servicing, Mr. Cooper
  • Yvette Gilmore, VP, Single-Family Service Performance Management, Freddie Mac
  • Ali Haralson, EVP, Client Management, Auction.com
  • Kimberly Neff, Principal-Financial Services, Ernst & Young
  • Caroline Patane, VP, Customer Compliance and Evaluations, Fannie Mae

The banquet will also feature the presentation of the second annual Keystones Awards, recognizing the outstanding achievements of our industry’s exemplary women business leaders.

The Women in Housing Leadership Awards Banquet this year is a joint presentation of the Five Star Conference and mPower, uniting to honor the industry’s exceptional women. Finalists for the Keystones will be announced in the September issue of MReport magazine, with the final recipients receiving profiles in the October issue.

Rising Business Leader Award Finalists

Nicole Booth
VP of Public Policy, Quicken Loans

Emily Chavarriaga
Government Loan Servicing Default Operations Manager, Bayview Loan Servicing, LLC

Gina Daya
AVP of Foreclosure, Fay Servicing, LLC

Keena Newmark
Managing Attorney of Bankruptcy Operations, Padgett Law Group

Tomaneci Waller-Day
Director, Office of Inclusive Engagement, Employees and Suppliers, Freddie Mac

Cultural Leader Award Finalists

Karen Abram
SVP Enterprise Support, PennyMac Loan Services

Sarah Batangan
COO, First Guaranty Mortgage Corporation

Deborah Garcia-Gratacos
President and CEO, DEVAL LLC

Sally Garrison
Managing Member, The Mortgage Law Firm

Tammy Chree Wells
VP, CitiMortgage

The Community Leadership Award Finalists

Sue Carrion
Director of Default Servicing, Ocwen Financial Corporation

Yvette Gilmore
VP, Single-Family Servicer Relationship and Performance Management, Freddie Mac

Marcia Griffin
Founder and President, HomeFree-USA

Tracey Marie Naranjo
Foreclosure Supervisor, Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC

Gina West
Director, Community Relations, Fannie Mae

The Diversity & Inclusion Award Finalists

Sherry Graziano
SVP, Mortgage Transformation Officer, SunTrust Banks, Inc.

Lisa Haynes
SVP, CFO, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, Mortgage Bankers Association

Ingrid Jaschok
SVP, Servicing Operational Support, Mr. Cooper

Liliana C.A. Nigrelli
Chief Compliance Officer, Churchill Mortgage

Nisa Reyes Howard
EVP, Director of Compliance, PrimeLending

Laurie A. Maggiano Legacy Award Finalists

Caren Castle
Senior Mortgage Servicing Attorney, The Wolf Firm

Elonda Crockett
VP Operations Shared Services, Fannie Mae

Ali Haralson
Chief Business Development Officer, Auction.com

Caroline Reaves
CEO, Mortgage Contracting Services

Carla Wise
President Residential Servicing, Freedom Mortgage Corporation

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