Awards & Achievements

Employees in hall

Recent awards reflect our achievements and work to continuously improve the housing finance industry. We work tirelessly to ensure access to affordable financing opportunities for homeowners, homebuyers, and renters – at all times and in all markets. Our employees have been recognized for leadership in workplace diversity, energy efficiency, technology, and more. We are making a difference, thanks to the commitment of our great people.

  • 2018 Corporate Counsel Awards

    The Association of Corporate Counsel National Capital Region (ACC NCR) recently recognized the Fannie Mae legal department with the In-House Innovator Award, one of the honors handed out during the 2018 Corporate Counsel Awards. The awards highlight the contributions of in-house legal practitioners in the Washington, D.C. area. ACC NCR presented Fannie Mae with the same award in 2016 and the Outstanding Law Department distinction in 2014.

  • 2019 Ones to Watch

    Jomel Angat, Product Owner, Integrated Technology Solutions, has been named a 2019 Ones to Watch award winner by IDG's CIO and the CIO Executive Council. The Ones to Watch Awards spotlight rising stars in the technology field who are poised to become the leading executives of tomorrow. Jomel received the award for his leadership in the robotics process automation (RPA) initiative at Fannie Mae. Past CIO Ones to Watch winners include Ramon Richards, Senior Vice President, Securitization & Servicing Technology, (2012) and Mona Kahn, Director of Strategic Initiatives, (2017).

  • Top 1000 Companies with the Strongest Female Leaders

    Digital platform, Mogul, recently published its annual list for the Top 1,000 Companies with the Strongest Female Leaders, Fannie Mae is highlighted in the top 175 honorees. The list highlights companies that are taking strides to bring gender parity to the workplace. Mogul focused on the following criteria when determining which companies to include: current programs implemented within an organization to promote female leadership, the percentage of women on the board and in executive positions, and working conditions that best fit a working mother's needs.

Fannie Mae Awards and Rankings

Human Rights Campaign Foundation
Human Rights Campaign Foundation:
100% Score on the Corporate Equality Index (2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2011)
50 Top-Rated Workplaces for 2018, ranked #6
2018 Partner of the Year– Sustained Excellence Award (2018, 2017, 2016, 2015)
HousingWire: Tech 100 Winner
Tech 100 winner for the Desktop Underwriter® (DU®) validation service
National Urban League
National Urban League:
2018 Donald H. McGannon Award Honoree Charmaine Brown
HousingWire: Rising Stars Honorees
Rising Stars Honorees Sonja Beaubien, Chrissa Pagitsas and Jenney Shen
Association for Corporate Counsel: National Capital Region: In-House Innovators Award Winner (2018, 2016)
BEYA: David Steward Legacy Award honoree Ramon Richards
Black Enterprise: 50 Best Companies for Diversity (2018, 2016, 2015, 2011)
Black Enterprise: Top Executives in Corporate Diversity honoree Tujuanna B. Williams
The Climate Bonds Initiative: Green Bonds Pioneer Awards - Largest Overall Issuer to a Trillion Market
CIO Magazine: Ones to Watch honoree Jomel Angat
CIO Magazine: CIO 100 Award for the Fannie Mae Robotics Process Automation (RPA) initiative
Commercial Observer: Power 50 list honorees Jeff Hayward and Michele Evans (2018, 2017, 2016, 2015)
ComputerWorld: 100 Best Places to Work in IT 2018, ranked #47
Corinium: Top 50 Data and Analytics Professionals (USA and Canada) honoree Scott Richardson
The Council for Inclusion in Financial Services (CIFS): 2018 Diversity & Inclusion Award honoree Charmaine Brown
Diversity Journal: 2018 Women Worth Watching honorees Charmaine Brown and Renee Schultz
Environmental Finance: 2018 Green Bond Awards for Biggest Issuer - SSA
Five Star Institute: Women in Housing Awards honoree Charmaine Brown named Cultural Leader
FTF News: Technology Innovation Awards - Best Middle-to-Back-Office Integration Solution
Global Capital: Deal of the Year - awarded in four categories: Overall Best Issuer, Best RMBS Issuer, RMBS Deal of the Year, RMBS Data Provider, CMBS Issuer of the Year, CMBS Deal of the Year
Global Capital: Sustainable and Responsible Capital Markets Awards 2018 - Most Impressive Green/SRI ABS Issuer Award
HousingWire: Women of Influence honorees Nancy Jardini and Renee Schultz
HousingWire: Top 40 Mortgage Insiders award honorees Art Johnson and Stephen Schwartz
IDG’s CSO: CSO50 Award for Journey to DevSecOps
Insurance Business America: 2018 Leading Risk Managers honoree Kimberly Johnson
LATINA Style Magazine: Top 15 Hispanic Employee Resource Groups
LATINA Style Magazine: 50 Best Companies for Latinas to Work for in the U.S., ranked #37
Latino Leaders Magazine: The Best Employers for Latinos 2018
MetricStream: GRC Program Excellence Award
Mogul: Top 1,000 Company Worldwide for Millennial Women
Mogul: Top 1,000 Companies with the Strongest Female Leaders in 2018
Mortgage Professional America: Hot 100 list honorees Tim Mayopoulos and Jonathan Lawless
Omnikal: (formerly Top 50 Companies for Inclusive Majority Business Opportunities, ranked #38
Savoy Magazine: 2018 Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America honoree Kimberly Johnson
Simcorp North America: 2018 Thunderbird Award for Innovation
Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA): Contingent Workforce Program Game Changers for Stephanie Bahr
Women of Color Magazine: Special Recognition honoree Jenney Shen
Workforce: 2018 Game Changer honorees Shirley Cruz-Rodriguez and Tasha East
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