Evett M. Francis
Sr. Business Manager, Fannie Mae
Evett Francis is Fannie Mae's Senior Business Manager serving on the Community Lending team in the Single Family division. Ms. Francis is responsible for identifying and executing Fannie Mae’s business activities in assigned market areas. In her current role, she works to expand sustainable, affordable homeownership and access to mortgage credit through the delivery of educational outreach and engagement with lenders, housing and community development professionals at the local, state and national level.
Based in South Florida, Ms. Francis initially joined Fannie Mae’s Housing and Community Development division in 1997, serving as Deputy Director in the Florida Community Business Centers. She was also a member of Fannie Mae’s America Communities Fund and Public Entity Lending teams providing financing to develop and renovate affordable housing units.
Prior to Fannie Mae, Ms. Francis served as Executive Director of Housing and Neighborhood Development Services of Central Florida, a not-for-profit agency focused on affordable housing development and homeownership counseling. Ms. Francis received a Master’s degree in Public Administration from Harvard University and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of the West Indies.