FHLBank San Francisco announced that its board of directors has named Teresa Bryce Bazemore as president and CEO of the bank.
“We are very proud and pleased to have Teresa’s leadership at the Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco,” said Dan Siciliano, chairman of the bank’s board of directors. “Teresa Bryce Bazemore has extensive leadership experience in the real estate finance industry and a passion for promoting economic prosperity for all, which makes her an invaluable asset for the bank and the members and communities we serve. She understands our unique role in the real estate finance sector having recently served FHLBank They and Pittsburgh’s Board of Directors share our commitment to work with others to advance equitable and only affordable housing solutions. “
61-year-old Bazemore was a pioneer in the mortgage banking industry. As a senior executive in this area, she brings over 25 years of experience building and running mortgage insurance and service companies. From July 2008 until her retirement in April 2017, she was President of Radian Guarantee and led strategic planning, business development and operations for the Mortgage Insurance business. Prior to becoming President of Radian, she was the company’s EVP, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary and Chief Risk Officer. Previously, Bazemore was SVP, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Nexstar Financial Corporation, and General Counsel for the Mortgage Banking division of Bank of America.
“It is an honor to have the opportunity to lead the San Francisco Federal Home Loan Bank, which, in partnership with our members, plays such an important role in promoting home ownership, affordable housing and economic development,” said Bazemore. “At a time when the liquidity of FHLBanks is needed to support a national economic recovery, I look forward to working with that bThe ank team is designed to have a positive impact on our members, their customers and the communities they serve. “