MBA Statement Regarding Nomination of Pam Patenaude to be HUD Deputy Secretary

Rob Van Raaphorst
(202) 557- 2799

WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 28, 2017) - David H. Stevens, CMB, President & CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), released the following statement regarding the nomination of Pam Patenaude, to be the Deputy Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

"Pam is an exceptional choice for the position.  Personally, I have worked with her for a number of years and she is exactly the kind of leader who will help support the secretary and also address the critical issues ahead for HUD. She has a well-informed understanding of the agency, and essential technical knowledge of the real-estate finance industry. I would encourage the Senate to move swiftly in confirming her nomination."