J. David Motley, CMB

J. David Motley, CMB
Chairman

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

Colonial Savings, a federally chartered thrift institution headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, maintains a network of eight depository branches in the DFW Metroplex and 21 loan production offices around the country.  Colonial now services more than $26 billion in residential home mortgages.    David has been an active member of MBA for more than two decades and has served in a variety of roles during that time including:

  • 6 years as a member of the Board of Directors
  • 8 years on MBA's Residential Board of governors, 2 as Chairman
  • 2017 Chairman of MBA's Diversity and Inclusion Committee.   
  • 2015 Co-Chair of the Servicing21 Working Group, and more.  


Recognized for his service to the industry, David is a recipient of MBA's Andrew D. Woodard Distinguished Service.  Dedicated to grassroots advocacy, he has also been an active member of the Texas MBA (TMBA) since 1995, serving in several capacities as Secretary/Treasurer for the Board of Directors, Convention Chairman, and Board member from 1999 to 2005. In 2015 and 2016, David served as a member of the Community Bank Advisory Counsel for the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau.   

David has a B.A. degree in Economics from the University of Texas at Austin, is a graduate of the School of Mortgage Banking, and holds a Certified Mortgage Banker designation.