Guy Cecala, Executive Chair
Inside Mortgage Finance
Guy D. Cecala is the Executive Chair of Inside Mortgage Finance, a specialized news and information company based in Bethesda, MD that he founded in 1984. The company produces eight newsletters, numerous special reports, several databases, and a large amount of original market research and statistics related to mortgage finance in the United States.
Mr. Cecala is frequently quoted in the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, the Boston Globe, USA Today and other major newspapers as well as AP, Bloomberg and Reuters. He also has appeared on the NBC Today Show, NBC Nightly News, CNBC, ABC News, CBS Evening News, Fox Business News, PBS NewsHour, CNN, the BBC, CBS Radio and NPR as an expert on the U.S. mortgage market.
Mr. Cecala testified before the Congressional Oversight Panel on foreclosure problems and their potential impact on the U.S. housing and mortgage markets.
Mr. Cecala earned a B.A. degree in English from Boston College, where he graduated magna cum laude. He also holds a M.A. degree in journalism from the University of Maryland.
Mr. Cecala also is a past president of the Specialized Information Publishers Association, an international trade group based in Washington, DC. Guy is currently the chair of Rebuilding Together's national board.