Brendan Kihn Joins USMI as Government Relations Manager

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For Immediate Release

March 17, 2016

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Brendan Kihn Joins USMI as Government Relations Manager

Will Enhance Advocacy Efforts

U.S. Mortgage Insurers (USMI) announced today that Brendan Kihn has joined the organization as Government Relations Manager.

“Brendan is a terrific addition to the USMI team,” said USMI President and Executive Director Lindsey Johnson. “He brings a strong background in housing finance policy to the organization at a time of intense focus on housing policy, at the congressional and regulatory as well as state level.  His insights and analysis will strengthen our advocacy and impact at this important time.”

Kihn joins USMI from Falcon Capital Advisors LLC where he served as a Policy Analyst, providing research and analysis on regulatory compliance and business operations issues impacting the housing finance system.  Prior to that, Kihn served as an Interim Director and Legislative Analyst at the Financial Services Roundtable, where he managed the Advocates for Insurance Modernization organization and tracked regulatory and legislative developments affecting the property and casualty insurance industry.

Kihn is a graduate of Quinnipiac University School of Law and the University of Michigan.


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