John (Jack) V. Konyk

Jack Konyk

John (Jack) V. Konyk

Executive Director, Government Affairs


1300 19th Street NW, 5th Floor
Washington, DC 20036-1609

Jack has over four decades of experience in a wide array of positions in consumer banking and lending, concentrated in all aspects of mortgage finance, as well as senior positions in regulatory compliance, enterprise risk management, and public and government affairs management at a variety of institutions including National City/PNC Mortgage, and Mellon Bank. Jack is active in federal and state industry trade associations, a frequent speaker at conferences across the country, and a prominent voice for the industry with legislators and regulators at all levels of government. He is a past member of the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Board of Directors and Residential Board of Governors, is active on numerous MBA committees and has held leadership positions on many. Jack is also a member and Past-Chair of the American Association of Residential Mortgage Regulators’ Industry Advisory Council, and has had significant involvement with the Financial Services Roundtable’s Housing Policy Council and the American Bankers Association’s Mortgage Markets committee.

Representative Matters

  • Frequent speaker on federal, state and local legislative, regulatory and enforcement trends at industry-related conferences and seminars nationwide
  • Instructor at numerous lending and compliance schools and courses operated by the national and state Bankers Associations and Mortgage Bankers Associations
  • Instructor at AARMR/NACCA examiner training schools
  • Conducted TRID readiness briefings for lenders, realtors and settlement agents on behalf of a large nationwide lender, numerous state and local trade associations and a state housing authority
  • Assist lenders with applications approval and issues resolution at Ginnie Mae, Fannie Mae, FHA, VA and state regulators
  • Conducted in-depth review of compliance management system and related operations for a nationwide mortgage lender
  • Member and Past-Chair of Industry Advisory Council at AARMR, and numerous committees and working groups at MBA and other national industry-related trade associations and similar groups
  • Successfully advocated on behalf of a major trade association for Appraisal Management Companies to achieve significant latitude in determination of Customary and Reasonable Fee requirements arising out of Dodd-Frank Act