Awards & Achievements

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Our employees work tirelessly to ensure access to affordable financing opportunities for homeowners, homebuyers, and renters – at all times and in all markets. Our teams 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.

Recent awards reflect our achievements and work to continuously improve the housing finance industry.

  • Top-Rated Workplaces in 2019

    For the third consecutive year, Fannie Mae was named one of Indeed’s 2019 Top-Rated Workplaces, ranking #13. This makes Fannie Mae the highest ranked DC-area based employer on the list. Indeed’s Top-Rated Workplaces highlight the best places to work in each industry, metro, and those leading the way in workplace attributes like Work/Life Balance, Compensation/Benefits and beyond. This recognition is based on the 150+ million ratings & reviews. The companies on this list are recognized as the most highly rated on overall employee experience.

  • Best Places to Work in IT 2019

    For the second year in a row, Fannie Mae’s technology team has been named to Computerworld’s Top 100 Best Places to Work in IT, ranking number 34 among large organizations and number 7 for Diversity. The annual list recognized the company for having a dynamic, industry-leading workplace culture and mission. Computerworld’s Best Places to Work in IT list is compiled based on a comprehensive questionnaire regarding company offerings in categories such as benefits, career development, training and retention.

  • Best Overall Securitization Issuer

    GlobalCapital, a key publication covering news and opinion for international capital markets, has named Fannie Mae Overall Best Securitization Issuer for the third straight year. This award is voted on by investors, and our winning streak is a great endorsement of how our investor customers perceive the company. Fannie Mae's leading-edge solutions such as Multifamily's Green Bond Program and Single-Family's flagship Connecticut Avenue Securities® (CAS) Program were highlighted as main contributors to the industry recognition.

  • SSON

    Fannie Mae Procurement and Data Governance teams recently received the 2019 Impact Award for Process Improvement & Value Creation from Shared Services & Outsourcing Network (SSON). The Impact Awards are a globally recognized, annual industry recognition, which honors Shared Service Centers and service delivery teams who have exceeded industry standards in their Shared Services & Outsourcing initiatives.

Fannie Mae Awards and Rankings

50 Top-Rated Workplaces, ranked #13 (2019, 2018, 2017)
100 Best Places to Work in IT in 2019 (2019, 2018)
2019 Partner of the Year– Sustained Excellence Award (2018, 2017, 2016, 2015)
Human Rights Campaign Foundation
Human Rights Campaign Foundation:
100% Score on the Corporate Equality Index (2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2011)
American Business Awards/Stevies: 9 total awards between Capital Markets, Creative Services, and Single-Family; including the People’s Choice Award for Best New Product – CAS Remic
AVA Digital Awards: 8 total awards including Platinum (long form video, short form web video, and web element); Gold (short form web videos); and, Honorable Mention (short form web video and long form video)
The Banker: Deal of the Year for Multifamily Green Financing
BEYA: Special Recognition - Dr. Christopher T. Jones Legacy Award honoree, Ramon Richards
Black EOE Journal: Named a Top Employer and Top LGBTQ+ Friendly Company
Black Enterprise: 2019’s Most Powerful Women in Corporate America honoree Kimberly Johnson
Business Intelligence Group: Innovation Award for the Digital Products organization
Climate Bonds Initiative: Green Bond Framework 2018
Climate Bonds Initiative: Green Bond Champion 2018 honoree Chrissa Pagitsas
Confirmit/ACE: Achievement in Customer Excellence Awards
Developer Week: Dev Project Award for the Exchange™
Diversity Journal: Women Worth Watching honoring Elonda Crockett, Nancy Jardini and Gina West
GlobalCapital: Best Overall Securitization Issuer (2019, 2018, 2017)
Hispanic Network Magazine: Top LGBTQ+ Friendly Companies
HousingWire: Rising Stars honoree Jake Williamson
HousingWire: Women of Influence honoree Stephanie Milner
Latino Leaders: 100 Most Influential Latinos in Technology honoree Henry Cason
MReport: Top 25 Industry Leaders and Influencers honorees Charmain Brown and Michael Ruiz
National Mortgage Professional America: 40 Under 40 honorees Noelle Melton and John Treadwell
Omnikal (formerly America's 2019 Top 50 Companies
Shared Services & Outsourcing Network (SSON): 2019 Impact Award for Process Improvement & Value Creation
Tellys: 10 awards for video entries including 2 Golds, 3 Silvers, and 5 Bronze
Women in Housing Finance: 40 Under 40 in DC honoree Elizabeth Kemp
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