Two of Freddie Mac's leaders have been named to HousingWire's 2018 class of Insiders for "their ability to not only transform their companies, but the industry as a whole," according to the magazine.
The list, which is in its third year, recognized 40 leaders in the housing industry for their vital and dynamic contributions to their companies. According to the magazine, the chosen "embody excellence and are a reminder that a single person can make a tremendous difference."
Charlotte Catalfo, senior vice president of Enterprise Operations, was recognized for her invaluable experience that has forged Freddie Mac into a well-oiled machine.
"Catalfo understands that change does not happen overnight. To create sustainable change at Freddie Mac, she took a tactful and cautious approach. She and her team employ a deft touch when it comes to initiating change, which has proven to be quite effective. Ever committed to the pursuit of excellence, Catalfo dedicates considerable time to mentoring rising female leaders at Freddie Mac, helping them plug into the industry and excel in their fields." Read More
Carl McLaughlin, vice president of Multifamily Operations, Loan Servicing, earned his spot on the list by being a trailblazer and a risk transfer wizard.
"He is out for the betterment of his team, mentoring his team members and helping them discover tools and strategies to take their performance to the next level. At Freddie Mac, McLaughlin exemplifies inclusion, vision and sleeves-rolled-up leadership. His commitment to innovation calls the entire company up in that department and his substantive knowledge makes the creation of market altering products that promote affordability possible." Read More