Rob Van Raaphorst

Rob Van Raaphorst
Vice President, Communications

Rob Van Raaphorst is the Vice President of Communications at the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), where he develops strategic communications plans and oversee specific day-to- day operations, including media relations, of the public affairs team.

Prior to joining MBA, Rob worked at a variety of global and political public affairs firms including Burson-Marsteller, DCI Group and R&R Partners, where he oversaw programs and provided counsel to Fortune 500 companies in the financial services, energy  and telecommunications industries.

Rob is also a former television reporter for ABC News and has worked for Fox Sports Pittsburgh and St. Louis. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Communications from Indiana University of Pennsylvania.