2016 New York Symposium Session Leaders
Dr. Frank Nothaft, PhD
Dr. Frank Nothaft, CoreLogic Senior Vice President and Chief Economist, is responsible for the company’s research and insights strategy, leading a world class team of research economists in addressing issues that face the industries and leaders we serve. Dr. Nothaft has more than thirty years experience researching, analyzing, and forecasting housing and mortgage markets and planning government public policy. Formerly Vice President and Chief Economist at Freddie Mac, he has also been a Federal Reserve economist. With a PhD from Columbia, he teaches real estate economics at Georgetown University.
Faith A. Schwartz
Faith Schwartz is responsible for establishing and managing the CoreLogic Government and Public Affairs business, while also contributing to policy maker education and thought leadership. Prior to joining CoreLogic, she started and led the financial crisis coalition, HOPE NOW Alliance, to bring together, servicers, lenders, investors, Federal Reserve Banks, Government agencies, and government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs) to help homeowners in distress stay in their homes. This effort measured over 6 million families assisted through loan modifications with combined efforts led by the HOPE NOW Alliance.
As Deputy Chief Economist at CoreLogic, Sam Khater is responsible for analysis and commentary on the real estate and mortgage markets. Prior to joining CoreLogic, Khater was a Senior Economist at Fannie Mae in the Economics and Housing and Community Development divisions, where we was responsible for economic, mortgage and housing finance policy research and analysis. He was also an Economist at the National Association of Realtors, where he was in charge of producing economic and housing forecasts.
Catherine Castle is a Senior Consultant with the CoreLogic Advisory Services Group with over two decades of experience using data and analytics to support management decisioning and process improvement within all aspects of the mortgage lifecycle. Areas of expertise include process analytics and modeling; benchmarking and valuation; operations management, process review and improvement; originations; capital markets and default servicing. Prior to joining CoreLogic, Catherine held positions with Wingspan Portfolio Advisors, Option One, Resurgent Capital Services and Fleet Bank. Catherine holds an MS in applied mathematics from University of South Carolina and is a Motorola-certified Six Sigma Black Belt.
As Senior Director of Product Solutions, Ann Regan is responsible for general management and product strategy for the CoreLogic portfolio of predictive analytic and index/trend solutions used by the secondary mortgage market to manage risk and comply with regulation. Prior to joining CoreLogic, Ann was Director of Product Management at ID Analytics and Vice President of Product Management at eAssist Global Solutions. She also developed software solutions for the U.S. government and the electronics manufacturing industry for companies such as SAIC, CSC, and HP.