Identify and establish best practices for appraisal stakeholders and consumers of appraisals. The Best Practices Committee will also develop methods to disseminate the information throughout the housing industry.
Meet The Chairs
Katherine Owen has been actively working in the real estate and appraisal profession for thirty-six years specializing in all aspects of residential, industrial/commercial, and special purpose appraisal. Katherine has worked extensively with the Department of Justice, SBA, and SEC supporting legal matters related to mortgage and construction fraud.
Katherine started with Bank of America in 2010. As Chief Appraiser, her role is focused on residential valuation regulatory change, quality assurance, appraisal independence, and legal matters associated with the valuation and non-valuation products being delivered to the Bank.
Katherine leverages her previous experience and expertise to provide clarity and insight to the current valuation process while continuing to strengthen risk mitigation and drive positive change to Bank of America’s current and future lending vision.