The Mortgage Bankers Association swore in its board of directors for the 2014 membership year at the MBA’s 100th Annual Convention & Expo in Washington, D.C.

E.J. Burke, executive vice president and group head of KeyBank Real Estate Capital, will serve as board chair. The board features 23 other members and ex-officio member and MBA CEO David Stevens.   

Bill Emerson, CEO of Quicken Loans, was sworn in as vice chairman, while Bill Cosgrove, president and CEO of Union Home Mortgage Co. was sworn in as chairman-elect of the MBA.

The new members of the board include Rick Aneshansel, U.S. Bank Home Mortgage; Barrett Burns, VantageScore Solutions; C. William Griffin, Lender Processing Services; Jerome Lienhard, SunTrust Mortgage; Anand Nallathambi, CoreLogic; and Kevin Watters, JPMorgan Chase.

"I am honored to be working alongside these fine men and women who make up MBA’s influential and experienced Board of Directors," said Burke. "These members will be diligent in their efforts to help create policy for the real estate finance industry in a way that firmly places the best interests of borrowers at the forefront."