Brendan Coleman, managing director and head of Walker & Dunlop’s Washington D.C. based Debt and Structured Finance Group, is responsible for new loan origination and specializes in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac multifamily products, while also developing other lending relationships for the company’s Mid-Atlantic office. Mr. Coleman’s leadership and expertise also forms a key element in the combined go-to-market structure for Walker & Dunlop’s lending and investment sales teams in the Nation’s Capital region.
Since joining Walker & Dunlop Multifamily Finance production group in 2007, Mr. Coleman’s team has originated more than 700 transactions totaling over $10 billion dollars’ in financing. Prior to joining the company, Mr. Coleman served as a sales director with GMAC-RFC, a compliance underwriter at GE Capital Mortgage, and an account executive at Genworth Financial.
Mr. Coleman holds a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of Virginia as well as a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Maryland.
Beyond the company, Mr. Coleman is actively involved in the National Multi Housing Council (NMHC) and is on the Board of Directors at Fair Chance, a non-profit committed to combating homelessness and poverty in the Nation’s Capital. Mr. Coleman is the father of two children and lives in Arlington, Virginia.