Officers

Bill Cosgrove, CMBRodrigo Lopez, CMB
2017 Chairman
Mortgage Bankers Association

Rodrigo López, Chairman of the Mortgage Bankers Association, is the Executive Chairman of NorthMarq Capital, a leading commercial mortgage banking company in the United States.

Rodrigo has been actively involved with MBA for almost three decades. He is a former Chairman of MBA's Commercial/Multifamily Board of Governors.  He has served on the Association's Board of Directors since 2009, along with a previous stint on the board in 2003 and 2004. Rodrigo was the recipient of MBA's Distinguished Member Award in 2010, MBA's Burton C. Wood Legislative Service Award in 2002, and MBA's Master Faculty Award in 2000. He also received MBA's Certified Mortgage Banker (CMB) designation.     Detailed Bio

Bill Emerson photoDave Motley, CMB
Chairman-Elect
Mortgage Bankers Association

David Motley, Chairman-Elect of the Mortgage Bankers Association, is President of Colonial Savings, F.A. and its divisions -- Colonial National Mortgage and CU Members Mortgage. 

David has been an active member of MBA for more than two decades.  He has served on MBA's Board of Directors for six years, and has served on MBA's Residential Board of Governors (RESBOG) since 2008, including two years as RESBOG Chair.  David has participated on MBA's Secondary and Capital Markets, Residential Loan Production and Loan Administration Committees, and as the Servicing-21 Working Group Co-Chair. He has received MBA's Andrew D. Woodard Distinguished Service and Top 25 Member Heads of Mortgage Awards.   Detailed Bio

Christopher M. George
Vice-Chairman
Mortgage Bankers Association

Christopher M. George, Vice-Chairman of the Mortgage Bankers Association, is the founder, President and CEO of CMG Financial, a privately held Mortgage Bank, headquartered in San Ramon, California.

In addition to his role at CMG Financial, George has served on the MBA's Board of Directors since 2012, is a member of MBA's Independent Mortgage Bankers Executive Council and MBA's Consumer Affairs Advisory Council, as well as an active member of MBA's advocacy efforts.  Additionally, George is past Chairman for California Mortgage Bankers Association and has served on many advisory boards and task forces within the industry.  Detailed Bio