Authorities-sponsored enterprise Fannie Mae introduced the appointment of financial-services hiring veteran Katie Jones as senior vice chairman and chief human sources officer. She steps into the position on August 1.
As CHRO and a member of Fannie Mae’s administration committee, Jones will assist lead all points of hiring and retention to ship a expertise technique supporting the firm’s mission and priorities. Jones may even work with teams and employees throughout the Washington-based GSE, together with its workplace of minority and ladies inclusion, to advertise variety amongst its management and office.
Jones involves Fannie Mae with a longtime background in monetary providers, most lately serving as senior vice chairman and chief human sources officer at PRA Group, a world debt-collection providers company. Beforehand, she additionally held govt positions in human sources at SunTrust Financial institution, AIG and Crestar Financial institution.
“Katie is exceptionally effectively positioned to domesticate Fannie Mae as a vacation spot for prime expertise and an awesome place to work,” Fannie Mae President and Interim CEO David Benson stated in a press launch. “Katie will play a vital position in guaranteeing we proceed to draw, develop, and assist our individuals and positively impression renters and owners.”
She is the third lady to hitch the ranks of Fannie Mae’s chief officer roster previously 12 months. In late 2021, the corporate promoted Chryssa Halley to chief monetary officer, and earlier this 12 months, named Sharifa Anderson its first chief variety and inclusion officer.
Within the first quarter, Fannie Mae reported $4.4 billion in revenue. The Federal Housing Finance Company, which oversees it and fellow GSE, Freddie Mac, has confronted ongoing strain from some circles to launch each from authorities conservatorship. Fannie Mae is scheduled to launch its second-quarter earnings on July 29.