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Chicago, IL

  • Hilton Oaklawn 9333 South Cicero Avenue Oak Lawn, IL, 60453 United States (map)

Special Thank You To Our Sponsors

Keynote Lunch

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Event Sponsor

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Industry Partner


Regional Partners

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Keynote Speaker


7:30am - 9:00am

9:00am - 9:30am
Welcome to CONNECT2018
Tony Thompson, CEO/Founder, NAMMBA

9:30am - 10:30am
Building Your Brand with Social Media
Andrea Kozak - MGIC, Digital Marketing Program Specialist

10:30am - 11:30am
Realtor Panel
David Porter - Porter Group Real Estate, Managing Director
Ivette Hollendoner - Keller Williams, Realtor
Jane Lee - Jane Lee Homes, President

11:30am - 12:00pm

12:00pm - 1:30pm
Keynote Luncheon
Kristy Fercho - Flagstar Bank, EVP, President of Mortgage

1:30pm - 2:00pm

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Networking for Growth Professionals
Christine Beckwith - Annie Mac Home Mortgage, National Vice President of Sales

3:00pm - 3:30pm

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Top Producer Panel
Barry Johnson - LoanDepot, Loan Officer
Brian Weiss - Fairway Mortgage, VP/Area Manager
Hipolito Garcia - Caliber Home Loans, Area Manager
Melissa Guerra - LoanDepot, Loan Officer
Tammy Hajjar Miller - The Federal Savings Bank, Sr Vice President-Mortgage

4:30pm - 5:00pm
FTHB Panel
Catherine Okoroh - Guaranteed Rate, VP of Mortgage Lending
Joy Sinegar - US Bank, Sr Loan Officer
Ramona Brooks - CIBC Bank, Sr Loan Officer

Closing Remarks

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Call: 708-425-7800

NAMMBA Leadership Academy

The day before every CONNECT 2018 Tour event, we'll be hosting field experiences for members of our NAMMBA Leadership Academy. The NAMMBA Leadership Academy is a great way to grow your career and learn more about the industry. Join us for both events and grow even more!

Later Event: September 18
Washington, D.C.