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Rebecca Steele Named New NFCC President and CEO

NationalMortgageProfessional.com
Jul 18, 2018
The National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) has named Rebecca Steele as its new President and Chief Executive Officer

The National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) has named Rebecca Steele as its new President and Chief Executive Officer. Rebecca is a proven leader with extensive executive-level experience in retail financial services and mortgage lending with major financial services companies.
 
“Rebecca understands the financial challenges facing the people served by NFCC members and brings a sincere passion for helping improve their financial well-being,” said NFCC Board of Trustees Chair Debbie Bianucci. “We are pleased to have her lead this organization at a time when the NFCC is on the forefront of exciting changes taking place throughout the nonprofit financial counseling and education sector.”
 
One of Rebecca’s top priorities is to build support and momentum for the NFCC national member network of non-profit organizations that help millions of consumers find solutions for managing credit card debt, mortgages, student loan repayment and more. Along with her focus on serving the needs of NFCC members and the consumers and families they serve, Rebecca will bring her financial services industry leadership experience, relationships and insights to the NFCC.
 
Over the course of her 20 years in financial services she has led operations, integration and cultural transformation after mergers and acquisitions, implemented a comprehensive overhaul of default management areas in banks, provided congressional testimony that resulted in greater public transparency during the housing crisis, worked with the US Department of the Treasury to implement the Making Home Affordable program, and partnered with nonprofit counseling organizations to identify innovative pathways to recovery from the housing crisis.
 
Rebecca most recently served as the Chief Operating Officer of Spring EQ, a retail call center home equity start-up company.  Her earlier work includes executive leadership positions at JP Morgan Chase, Bank of America, and PHH Cendant Mortgage. Rebecca received a Masters of Business Administration degree from Villanova University and a Bachelor of Science degree from Drexel University.


 
Published
Jul 18, 2018