Ben Gottheim

Director, Mortgage Servicing Policy, Single-Family Servicing Performance Management, Freddie Mac

Ben Gottheim is director of Mortgage Servicing Policy in Freddie Mac’s Single-Family division.
He is responsible for creating policy regarding foreclosure, bankruptcy, property preservation,
default reporting and portfolio management. Prior to his current role, he spent his first two years
at Freddie Mac managing a department responsible for foreclosure performance, timelines and
compensatory fees.

Before joining Freddie Mac, Mr. Gottheim worked for seven years at a small mortgage company
in Albany, New York, where he was responsible for purchasing and servicing non-performing
mortgage assets and REO.

He earned his B.S. in management from Binghamton University (SUNY) with a double
concentration in finance and MIS.

Freddie Mac provides liquidity, stability and affordability to the nation’s residential mortgage
markets. Freddie Mac supports communities by providing mortgage capital to lenders. Today,
Freddie Mac is making home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest
sources of financing for multifamily housing. For more information, please visit and follow us on Twitter @FreddieMac.

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