MHI is pleased to announce that Tom Heinemann has joined its Government Affairs team. Tom will serve as Vice President for Federal Government Affairs where he will help advance MHI’s federal policy priorities. Tom comes to MHI after serving over six years in the Obama Administration where he helped shape the response to the housing crisis and advanced policies that strengthened the housing market’s recovery. During his time at Treasury he helped launch the Making Home Affordable Program which helped millions of homeowners avoid foreclosure. Following his time at Treasury, Tom served as a Senior Legislative Advisor at HUD where he advanced HUD’s housing finance and FHA policies on the Hill. Tom’s excellent reputation on both sides of the aisle in Congress, the Administration, and at the relevant agencies (HUD, CFPB, FHFA, Treasury), and his extensive experience with federal housing policy over the past 20 years will be extremely beneficial to MHI and the industry in advancing policies that strengthen the industry. Click here to view Tom’s complete bio. Tom will be working from MHI’s headquarters in Arlington, Virginia and will report to Lesli Gooch, MHI’s Senior Vice President for Government Affairs. He can be reached at [email protected].