Fifth Third Bank
Jett Title

Mortgage Bankers Association of the Bluegrass

MBAKY members, mortgage fraud continues to be a significant industry issue. A
presentation on March 10th will address options available to detect and prevent this.

Mortgage fraud detection platforms are very important in today’s environment. This presentation will go over the critical steps for setting up and using a platform, as well as how it can noticeably improve process flow efficiency.

For more information and to register, contact

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The presenter, Don Effertz, is VP of Fraud Risk Management at DataVerify, where he manages a team of seasoned mortgage and fraud professionals who are responsible for assisting with client product understanding, training, customization and product enhancement. This team also advises clients on product integration, workflow analysis and adjustments to their DRIVE platform to maximize ROI. He has published several articles in national periodicals concerning mortgage fraud awareness and prevention and has conducted fraud awareness training courses across the country. Prior to DataVerify he was with JPMorganChase as SVP over Operational Risk Management where his duties included fraud prevention and investigation, operational risk management, operational quality audits, early payment default audits and branch operational audits. While with JPMorganChase he was a member and former chair of the Operational Risk Management Committee, a member of Freddie Mac’s Fraud Roundtable and MBA’s Fraud and Ethics Subcommittee.

Freddie Mac Upcoming Webinars

Freddie Mac is offering webinars throughout Q1 to assist with any questions you may have regarding their enhanced Loan Product Advisor (LPA), redesigned Uniform Residential Loan Application (URLA), and to answer any questions you may have regarding the Uniform Loan Application Dataset (ULAD).

Date: Monday, March 8 / Time: 2 – 3:30 p.m. EST

To register for these webinars please contact for the links.

Deah Shaw
Government Relations Senior
202-434-8616 Direct Line
202-255-9431 Cell