James R. Woodwell
VP, Commercial Real Estate Research, Mortgage Bankers Association
Jamie Woodwell is Vice President in the Research and Economics group at the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA). As the leader of MBA's research on commercial and multifamily finance issues, Woodwell is responsible for economic, market, industry and policy analysis. Woodwell oversees MBA's original research on commercial/multifamily real estate markets and the development and production of research reports, articles and presentations. Woodwell is a regular speaker at industry, member and other events, and he and his work are frequently featured in both print and television media. Woodwell came to the Mortgage Bankers Association from Fannie Mae's multifamily group. He has also worked at CapitalThinking in New York, the WMF Group in Virginia, and the National League of Cities in Washington, D.C. Woodwell received his bachelor's degree from Brown University and his master's degree in urban and regional planning from the University of Pittsburgh.