David Upbin has been promoted to the position of associate vice president of education operations and programming and MBA strategy at the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA).
In his new role, Upbin, who joined the MBA in 2013, will be responsible for the financial management, operations, delivery and programming of the suite of training products and events available through MBA Education. He will continue to help develop, track and manage annual MBA performance goals and objectives and will play a key role in the implementation of the MBA’s new Strategic Plan.
Over the past two years, Upbin has played a significant role in the development and execution of several key initiatives, including Mortgage Banking Bound, the Commercial Real Estate Basics program and Education Advantage, a training package geared toward independent mortgage bankers and community-based lenders, the MBA says in a release.
Prior to joining the MBA, Upbin was a client relationship manager at Cambridge Associates, where he developed, maintained and protected client-company relationships.