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Michael is responsible for setting the modeling and analytics strategy, positioning Freddie Mac to become the best credit guarantor. This is a critical role, as Freddie Mac relies on data-driven modeling and analytics to guide functions such as buying loans, valuation and hedging, predicting defaults/severity, and conducting risk management, to name a few. Michael returns to Freddie Mac after serving as SVP of Consumer Analytics and Modeling Unit at Citigroup and most recently as SVP of Decision Analytics and Research Team at CoreLogic. He previously was with Freddie Mac from 1991 to 2003. Among his roles, he served as VP and general manager of Strategic Information Services, where he helped innovate and bring Home Value Explorer to market. Michael holds a Bachelor of Science in economics from the University of Delaware, and a Master of Science and a doctorate, both in economics, from the University of Illinois.