The Mortgage Bankers Association of Metropolitan Washington is governed by a highly engaged Board of Governors who provide strategic direction and work in partnership with staff to carry out our mission. The association is guided by some of the best and the brightest leaders in the real estate finance industry.

MBA/MW's Board of Governors is a talented and diverse group of leading mortgage professionals representing the residential and commercial sectors of mortgage finance. The association is committed to a diverse and inclusive leadership to make sure we best serve our members and ensure the long term success and growth of the association.

2018 Board of Governors


Jim Cupelli
TD Bank
Vienna, VA

Sarah O'Connor
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
Arlington, VA

Brett Woerner
George Mason Mortgage
Fairfax, VA

Ken Sonner
Old Line Bank
Bowie, MD

Residential Board Members

Dan Aminoff, CMB / Citizens Bank, Falls Church VA
Mark Deitz, CMB / First Savings Mortgage, Bethesda, MD
Jim Foley / Caliber Home Loans, Bethesda, MD
Patrick Gardner  / Vellum Mortgage, Fairfax, VA
John Goulding  / Sierra Pacific Mortgage
Jeff Gray / SunTrust Mortgage, Fairfax, VA
James Nader / McLean Mortgage Corporation, Fairfax, VA
George Nash / Arch MI, Rockville, MD
Mike Parsons / Apex Home Loans, Rockville, MD
Rob Ross / MVB Mortgage, Washington, DC
Dave Rotell / Prosperity Home Mortgage, Chantilly, VA
John Slye, CMB / Fidelity Bank Mortgage, Sterling, VA
Tim Whittier / First Home Mortgage, Chevy Chase, MD

Commercial Board Members

Tim Annett / EagleBank, Tysons, VA
Greg Ciambruschini / PNC, Washington, DC
Drew Faha / Combined Properties Inc., Washington, DC
Jeff Geifman / US Bank, McLean, VA
Debra Goldstein / M&T Realty Capital Corporation, Falls Church, VA
Elliott Gross, P.E.  / AEI Consultants, Gaithersburg, MD