Katie Shilinsky, Vice President, Counterparty Credit Risk, Single Family, Freddie Mac

Katie Shilinsky joined Freddie Mac as the Vice President of Counterparty Credit Risk for Single Family in July of 2016.  In this role, Katie leads the 1st line of defence risk team responsible for managing Counterparty Credits for Seller/Servicers, Mortgage Insurers and Reinsurers.  The team also includes Counterparty Compliance and Eligibility, Fraud, Institutional Credit Reporting, 3rd Party Risk and Counterparty Operational Risk Evaluation (CORE).  Katie and her team are responsible for assessing the risk profile, performing risk operational risk exams, and establishing and monitoring the ongoing risk assessment for Single Family counterparties.  The counterparties are monitored for financial stability and compliance with credit risk policies.

Previously, Katie worked at GE Capital where she was the credit governance leader for the lending and leasing portfolios for the Americas.  Responsibilities include establishing and implementing risk management policies and practices as well as ongoing management of credit limits, thresholds and tolerances.  Prior to joining GE, Katie worked for the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond as the Quality Assurance Team Leader and Senior Bank Examiner.

Katie has a BS in Accounting from Assumption College and a MBA from the University of Maryland University College.