Fannie Mae elected Diane Nordin to the company’s board of directors.

Nordin, a seasoned management executive, will help complement other members’ areas of expertise and strengthen the board’s governance of Fannie Mae.

“Ms. Nordin brings to the board a deep and broad understanding of the global markets and excellent fixed income investment experience,” said Philip A. Laskawy, Chairman of the Board.  “Her experience coupled with her pragmatic approach will be valuable as we continue to strengthen the company and improve the housing finance system.”