Lisa Pendergast

WASHINGTON, DC–Lisa A. Pendergast has joined New York Mortgage Trust’s Board of Directors. Pendergast is the executive director of Commercial Real Estate Finance Council, a position she has held since September 2016. She previously served as managing director of the Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities Strategy and Risk division of Jefferies LLC from 2009 to June 2016 and prior to that she was managing director of RBS Greenwich Capital and Prudential Securities.