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Erin Barry Joins MBA as Associate Vice President of Legislative Affairs

Erin Barry Joins MBA as Associate Vice President of Legislative Affairs

WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 23, 2018) – (RealEstateRama) — The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) announced today that Erin Barry has joined MBA as Associate Vice President of Legislative Affairs. In this role, she will be responsible for representing MBA’s legislative and policy issues on Capitol Hill, with a primary focus on Democratic members of the U.S. Senate. She starts in her position at MBA today.

Ms. Barry is joining MBA from Capitol Hill where she has spent her entire professional career.

“Erin brings impressive Capitol Hill experience and a deep knowledge of real estate finance issues with her to MBA. Her understanding of our issues and the political and legislative process will make her a critical part of the team serving our members’ interests,” said David H. Stevens, CMB, MBA’s President and CEO.

“I have worked frequently with Erin over the years on a number of issues, and always been impressed by her ability, intelligence, and passion for her work. She will become a valuable addition to our legislative and public policy team,” said Bill Killmer, MBA’s Senior Vice President of Legislative and Political Affairs.

Among her various roles, she most recently served as a Professional Staff Member for the United States Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, with a focus on housing finance issues. Additionally she has worked for Senator Tim Johnson (D-SD) where she was a Legislative Assistant on banking and housing issues and Representative Dan Boren (D-OK), as Senior Legislative Assistant.

Ms. Barry has a Bachelor of Arts in both Economics and History from The George Washington University.

Rob Van Raaphorst

(202) 557- 2727


The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) is the national association representing the real estate finance industry, an industry that employs more than 280,000 people in virtually every community in the country. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., the association works to ensure the continued strength of the nation’s residential and commercial real estate markets; to expand homeownership and extend access to affordable housing to all Americans. MBA promotes fair and ethical lending practices and fosters professional excellence among real estate finance employees through a wide range of educational programs and a variety of publications. Its membership of over 2,400 companies includes all elements of real estate finance: mortgage companies, mortgage brokers, commercial banks, thrifts, Wall Street conduits, life insurance companies and others in the mortgage lending field.


Mortgage Bankers Association
1331 L Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005

Phone: (202) 557-2700