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The VMBA Annual Convention brings together Virginia mortgage executives, loan originators, servicers, and associates who serve the mortgage industry in Virginia.  The event features an agenda full of relevant industry related topics and ample networking time.

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    • Convention Agenda
    • Convention Speakers
    • Sponsor or Exhibit Opportunities
    • Get Involved!
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Convention Location:

Virginia Beach Marriott Oceanfront
4201 Atlantic Avenue
Virginia Beach, VA 23451

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Walt Lyons
VMBA Executive Director
(804) 819-4746 | Email

Thank You 2023 
Sponsors & Exhibitors!

Convention Agenda

Wednesday, September 13, 2023

 5:00-7:00 pm  VMBA Convention Kickoff Party

Thursday, September 14, 2023

 8:00 am  Registration Open & Networking in the Exhibit Hall
 9:30  Welcome & Introductory Remarks
 Sarah Stedfast, NewTowne Mortgage, VMBA Vice President & Convention Committee Chair
 9:40-10:40  General Session
 Mortgage Bankers Association
 10:40-11:00  General Session - Virginia Political Climate
 Dave Albo, Williams Mullen, VMBA Lobbyist
 11:00-11:20  Networking Break
 11:20 am-12:10 pm  General Session
 Katherine Campbell
 12:10-1:30  Lunch & VMBA Annual Meeting
 1:30-2:30  General Session
 Steve Richman
 2:30-2:50  Networking Break
 2:50-3:40  General Session - Balancing Your Life
 Van Rose, Rose & Womble Real Estate
 3:40-4:30  General Session - Personal Branding for Mortgage Lenders
 Tim Davis, Originators Guide Magazine
 5:00-7:00  Networking Reception & Silent Auction to benefit VAMPAC
 7:00  Dinner on your own!

Friday, March 15, 2023

9:00-11:00 am  Hair of the Dog Breakfast & Networking Social
 Hosted by VMBA Emerge

Get Involved!

Want to be involved in planning the VMBA Annual Convention?  Join the convention committee!  Click here to complete a committee interest form.

2023 Convention Chair  Sarah Stedfast, NewTowne Mortgage
VMBA Executive Director  Walt Lyons, VMBA  
2023 Committee Members  Steve Chilton, MGIC
  Kevin Darcey, US Bank
  Jessica Fitzgibbons, Prosper Insurance

 Jason Kilgo, Kilgo Insurance

  Lindy Pond, Truly Mortgage
  Shirley Sasser, TowneBank Mortgage

 Clavis Smith, Assurance Financial
  Nate Smith, Towne First Mortgage 
  Michael Ullman, Movement Mortgage


Walt Lyons
Executive Director
(804) 819-4746 | Email

  4490 Cox Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060 | Phone (804) 819-4746 | 

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