Industry Veteran Matt Rohl Joins Draper and Kramer Mortgage
Mortgage industry veteran Matt Rohl has joined Downers Grove, IL-based Draper and Kramer Mortgage Corp. as SVP of Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) development and emerging markets. He’ll focus on increasing the company’s lending services within low-to-moderate income and majority-minority areas across the nation and upholding the lender’s obligations under the CRA.
“I’m excited to be taking on this important work and to be joining such a well-regarded company,” said Rohl, who is based in Pompano Beach, FL, and will work nationally.
Rohl has distinguished himself during his 29-year career in the mortgage industry. After beginning his professional life as a personal banker and later becoming an account executive, he went on to serve more than two decades at one of the nation’s leading mortgage insurance providers, rising to divisional VP. He’s known in the industry as a risk management expert as well as a talented leader, team builder and mentor.
Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 16-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 7-10 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces.
Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and GlobeSt.com at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications.
Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).