Patricia E. Black is Fannie Mae's Senior Vice President, Enterprise Project Management Office (EPMO). She reports to the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. As leader of the EPMO, Ms. Black is responsible for strategic alignment and prioritization of the company’s investment in future capabilities. She and her team provide the tools and oversight to ensure that projects are executed effectively.
Previously, Ms. Black was Fannie Mae’s Senior Vice President and Chief Audit Executive, with responsibility for all internal audit activities. In earlier leadership roles, she was responsible for audit and advisory services to Fannie Mae’s Single-Family, Housing and Community Development, and Operations organizations; and for business process analysis of new products and initiatives for the Controller's group. She also led Fannie Mae's Sarbanes-Oxley 404 program and supported the redesign of the company's financial reporting processes and controls.
Before joining Fannie Mae, Ms. Black was Senior Manager of Financial Services at BearingPoint, Inc.
Ms. Black has a master of business administration from the University of Maryland and a bachelor of science in commerce from the University of Virginia. She is a Certified Internal Auditor.