Construction Expert Gets Promotion

Lonnie Spraberry has been named executive vice president of construction for The Morgan Group, a multifamily developer based in Houston. Spraberry previously served as regional vice president. Before joining Morgan in 1998, he managed construction operations for the Finger Cos. in Houston.

Freddie Mac Hires New VP

Mike Perlman has joined Freddie Mac as executive vice president for operations and technology. Perlman will be responsible for managing mortgage origination and servicing, investment, and capital markets operations, and information systems divisions. He previously served as a managing director at Morgan Stanley

Loan Pro Joins MBA

Jan Sternin has been appointed senior vice president of commercial/multifamily at the Mortgage Bankers Association. Sternin formerly served as senior vice president of Midland Loan Services, Inc.

Quinn Elected as MBA Chairman

Kieran Quinn has been elected chairman of the board for the Mortgage Bankers Association. Quinn is chairman of Column Financial, Credit Suisse’s mortgage lending subsidiary based in Atlanta. He is responsible for managing Column Financial, U.S., and Column Guaranteed, its Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and Federal Housing Administration lending operation.