Kimberly H. Johnson is Fannie Mae’s Senior Vice President and Deputy Chief Risk Officer. Reporting to the Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer, Johnson is responsible for aggregate credit risk management, including setting corporate level credit policies, limits, and delegations. Her leadership of credit risk management for the enterprise includes Single-Family, Multifamily, and Counterparty. Johnson also is a member of the Operating Committee, Fannie Mae’s leadership team.
Previously, Johnson was Senior Vice President – Multifamily Capital Markets and Pricing. In that role she was responsible for establishing credit pricing terms to maximize the profitability of the multifamily credit book and for overseeing Multifamily Delegated Underwriting and Servicing (DUS) securities trading and the Guaranteed Multifamily Structures (GeMS) resecuritization program. Earlier, she was Vice President for Capital Markets – Multifamily, and Vice President – Credit Risk, Enterprise Risk Management.
Before joining Fannie Mae in 2006, Johnson was a Director at Credit Suisse, where her responsibilities included financial institution fixed-income sales coverage, hedge funds, money managers, and U.S. government-sponsored entities. Previously, she was a U.S. Equity Trader at D.E. Shaw & Co.
Johnson has a bachelor of arts in economics from Princeton University and a master of business administration in finance from Columbia Business School.