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Tuesday, April 11, 2023

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Registration, Breakfast & Networking

Registration Desk will be open from 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

9:00 AM - 9:05 AM

Welcome Remarks 

Five Star's Ed Delgado gives opening remarks and shares an overview of the Forum's anticipated discussions. 

Ed Delgado
9:05 AM - 9:25 AM

Opening Keynote featuring Julia Gordon

Join us for an exclusive, informative opening keynote from FHA Commissioner Julia Gordon as she discusses current challenges and the FHA’s priorities for 2023. Commissioner Gordon’s speech will be followed by a brief side-by-side discussion with Five Star Chairman Emeritus Ed Delgado.

Julia Gordon
9:25 AM - 10:25 AM

The State of the Housing Market

With the housing market navigating ongoing inflation, higher mortgage rates, and recessionary conditions, our panel of mortgage executives and government professionals join us to discuss how we got here, where we’re going, and how the industry can weather the current headwinds.

Matt Clarke Leslie Meaux Pordzik Stanley Middleman Erik Schmitt Doug Whittemore
10:25 AM - 10:40 AM

Networking Break 

10:40 AM - 11:40 AM

Economic Update

Our panel of economic experts will break down the complex ups and downs of the economy and the housing market in the aftermath of an unprecedented and tumultuous couple of years. Join us for insights into the economic forecast and what it means for your business.

Daren Blomquist Molly Boesel Jacob Channel Mark Fleming Taylor Marr Mark Palim
11:40 AM - 12:25 PM

Government Policy & Housing Update

Representatives from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Federal Housing Finance Agency take the Government Forum stage to discuss how the government is working to aid and strengthen the American system of homeownership.

Mark McArdle Tim Rood Prasant Sar
12:25 PM - 12:30 PM

A Five Star Keys for Life Special Presentation

Join and The Five Star Institute for a special presentation recognizing Operation Homefront's housing programs that provide housing assistance to honorable veterans. 


12:30 PM - 1:15 PM


1:15 PM - 2:05 PM

GSE Update

Executives from both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac take the stage to discuss the world of the government-sponsored enterprises. Hear what the GSEs are working on, what potential hurdles they’re anticipating, and how the industry can best partner with them going forward.

Patrick Coon Benjamin Gottheim Jenise Hight William Maguire Jake Williamson
2:05 PM - 2:55 PM

The Art of Government Loan Servicing: Best Practices

Together, the government and the mortgage industry helped millions of struggling homeowners remain in their homes through the challenges of the past few years. Join us as this panel of servicing executives dive into the art of government loan servicing and how the landscape has changed amid inflation, economic strain, and other factors. 

Shayna Arrington Michael Greenbaum Wes Iseley Michael Keaton John Vella
2:55 PM - 3:00 PM

Closing Remarks

Ed Delgado recaps the Forum and shares insight on what's next to come for the industry.

Ed Delgado