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Dwight Robinson

Senior Vice President of Human Resources, Diversity & Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer

Dwight Robinson

Dwight Robinson
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Dwight P. Robinson is senior vice president of the Human Resources, Diversity & Inclusion division and chief diversity officer of Freddie Mac. He is a member of the company's senior operating committee and reports directly to CEO Don Layton.

As the head of Human Resources, Robinson oversees talent management, compensation and benefits, performance management, measurement and analytics, organizational development, training and leadership development, succession planning, employee engagement/ retention, HR Information Systems and Payroll, and HR strategy, policies and practices.

In his role as chief diversity officer, Robinson leads Freddie Mac's efforts to recruit and retain a diverse employee base and ensure Freddie Mac has a diverse range of vendors and suppliers. He is also responsible for the compliance of the diversity reporting requirements required by law and directed by Freddie Mac's regulator and conservator, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA). Robinson oversees our eight Employee Resource Groups as well as our community engagement program.

Previously, Robinson served as the senior vice president of Corporate Relations & Housing Outreach, where he was responsible for engaging strategic partners and developing and executing initiatives to achieve corporate policy, business and reputation goals.

Prior to joining Freddie Mac in 1998, Robinson was deputy secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), functioning as COO. Before assuming the position at HUD, Robinson was president of Ginnie Mae, where he was responsible for all major policy decisions affecting GNMA issuers and purchasers worldwide.

Robinson has more than 30 years experience in the housing industry. He holds a B.S. in urban planning and community development from Michigan State University.

Freddie Mac was established by Congress in 1970 to provide liquidity, stability and affordability to the nation’s residential mortgage markets. Freddie Mac supports communities across the nation by providing mortgage capital to lenders. Today Freddie Mac is making home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. For more information please visit and Twitter @FreddieMac.

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