Cancellation Notice

In light of the health risks represented by the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the recent state of emergency declared in a growing number of states and the travel bans being imposed by many companies in our industry, we have made the difficult decision to cancel our 2020 Risk & Compliance Summit in Chicago, IL from April 5-7, 2020. We understand that the Risk & Compliance Summit offers a vital forum to hear from and interact with industry thought leaders and luminaries. Therefore, we will be investigating alternative ways to deliver some of this valuable content to you throughout 2020. Please look for more information to follow in the near future.ComplianceEase will refund all registration and sponsorship payments within 60 days. We thank you for your patience as we work through this administrative effort. Should you have any questions please contact

  • If you booked a hotel room with the JW Marriott, please call them directly to cancel at 312.660.8200.
  • We understand that most major airlines are currently offering no penalty cancellations for booked flights.
  • If you also registered for the CSBS hosted LEF Mini Summit on April 8th, please expect a separate email from CSBS.

Thank you for your understanding. We look forward to seeing you at our 2021 Risk & Compliance Summit.

With best regards,  Dan Smith, Summit Chair

Marcia Davies

Marcia Davies

CompanyMortgage Bankers Association
PositionChief Operating Officer

Marcia Davies serves as Chief Operating Officer of the Mortgage Bankers Association.  In this role, she is responsible for ensuring cross-organizational alignment and facilitating the implementation of strategic initiatives at the MBA. She also provides strategic direction and management of MBA’s conferences, membership, public affairs, marketing, education, IT, and office services divisions. Previously, she worked at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development as Senior Advisor to the Federal Housing Commissioner, after spending 21 years at Freddie Mac.

Marcia founded mPower — an organization that helps women in the real estate finance industry expand their reach. Under her leadership, mPower has grown into an engaged community of more than 16,000 professionals and provide best-in-class conference and webinar programming, networking events, and online opportunities to stay engaged.  Through mPower, more women are positioned to achieve leadership positions and are well represented in all segments of the industry. Her dedication, drive and leadership have inspired many to successfully achieve personal and professional growth.

Marcia is a member of the NAWRB Diversity and Inclusion Leadership Council (NDILC).  She is also a member of Women in Housing Finance and the International Women’s Leadership Association. Most recently, Marcia received the silver Stevie Awards for Women in Business 2018 Maverick of the Year.  She was honored by HousingWire as one of its 2015 Women of Influence, among several other awards.


Mortgage Bankers Association

Tech/Innovation Track

Leadership and Learnings

6 April, 2020  4:00 pm  Grand Ballroom C