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Former Fannie Mae director will foster relationships with government-sponsored enterprises and other regulatory and government agencies

October 20, 2015 – Pleasanton, CA – Ellie Mae® (NYSE: ELLI), a leading provider of innovative on-demand software solutions and services for the residential mortgage industry, today announced that

Piper Neal Beveridge has joined the company as vice president of government and strategic relations. In this newly created role, Beveridge will focus on growing and managing Ellie Mae’s relationships with government agencies and other regulatory bodies, as part of the business development and corporate strategy team. Beveridge will be based in Washington, D.C.

Before joining Ellie Mae, Beveridge spent 13 years at Fannie Mae, where she led multiple strategic initiatives. As director of strategic initiatives, her duties included leadership of several Uniform Mortgage Data Program (UMDP) initiatives including spearheading the Uniform Collateral Data Portal (UCDP)/Uniform Appraisal Dataset (UAD) initiative, which standardized electronic appraisal data for all loans sold to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Previously, she served in senior strategy consulting roles including senior vice president and practice leader at Operon Partners and as an associate at Mercer Management Consulting. Beveridge holds a bachelor’s in science from the University of Virginia and an MBA from Georgetown University. She serves as a trustee on the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation board, which supports non-profit organizations in North Carolina.

“Piper’s deep expertise and experience in senior leadership roles will help Ellie Mae to continue to deepen our valued relationships with the GSEs and regulatory agencies.  We are excited for Piper to lead a number of key strategic initiatives that will further improve transparency and predictability through the process from origination to delivery.” said Joe Tyrrell, EVP of Corporate Strategy at Ellie Mae.

Ellie Mae is the creator of Encompass, the all-in-one mortgage management solution that enables banks, credit unions and mortgage lenders to create and fund mortgages and improve compliance, loan quality and efficiency. Encompass is used by more than 135,000 mortgage professionals and thousands of mortgage companies, including six of the 20 largest U.S. mortgage lenders.

“I believe strongly in Ellie Mae’s mission to drive increased efficiency and quality to the mortgage process,” Beveridge said. “I look forward to working with the team at Ellie Mae and building great relationships with all industry participants to deliver innovative, streamlined solutions  across the entire loan process.”


About Ellie Mae:
Ellie Mae (NYSE:ELLI) is a leading provider of innovative on-demand software solutions and services for the residential mortgage industry. Mortgage lenders of all sizes use Ellie Mae’s Encompass® all-in-one mortgage management solution, Mavent Compliance Service and AllRegs research, reference and education resources to improve compliance, loan quality and efficiency across the entire mortgage lifecycle.  Visit or call 877.355.4362 to learn more.