Education Council

MISMO's Education Council is responsible for the development and promotion of training materials and programs that help meet industry needs for formal training on the MISMO standards, implementations and related topics.  The Education Council is also responsible for the development and administration of MISMO's individual certification program, the Certified MISMO Standards Professional (CMSP®) program.

A list of current council members is available below: 


Charles Epperson, SigniaDocs (Chair)


Steve Acker, Closergeist LLC
James Adams, Actualize Consulting         
Greg Alvord, Black Knight  
Ed Berger, Actualize Consulting 
Michael Bixby, eHereNow 
Kimberly Brown, UVM
John Cirincione, Collateral Analytics 
Brenda Clem, Loan Logics
Ruth Dillingham, Consultant 
Colleen Flaxington, Freddie Mac
Mike Fleck, Black Knight   
Katie Graham, Department of Veteran's Affairs
Shane Hertzler, Fannie Mae 
Shawn Jobe, Factual Data
Jonathan Kerns, DocMagic Inc 
Heather Kerns, Actualize Consulting
Mark Kleingers, Black Knight   
William Klumper, SWBC
Kasie Lynn, Freddie Mac
Leslie Malicki, MGIC 
Joe Melino, Fannie Mae           
Michael Mueller, MGIC 
Katie Paolangeli, SigniaDocs Inc.
Raj Penugonda, Freddie Mac     
Michelle Pogatchnik, Signia Docs 
Jyotsna Potarazu, KPMG
Mark Reyes, SoftPro 
Rita Roy, Ellie Mae Inc.
Ralph Russo, Actualize 
Barry Sawyer, American Land Title Association 
Elizabeth Smith, USAA            
Rachael Sokolowski, Magnolia Technologies 
Brian Stucky, QuickenLoans Inc.
Pat Burns Taylor, New Directions Consulting Services
Will Vickers, Arch U.S. MI Services Inc.