Paul Leonard

Senior Vice President of Government Affairs

Housing Policy Council

Paul Leonard is the Housing Policy Council’s Senior Vice President of Government Affairs and works with HPC member companies to develop and advocate HPC’s position on key mortgage policy issues including housing finance (GSE) reform, foreclosure prevention, mortgage lending and servicing legislation and regulation.

Leonard also works with Financial Services Roundtable members as part of the Lending and Leasing policy team. Prior to joining the Housing Policy Council in 2003, Paul worked in the House of Representatives for more than twenty years, including eleven years as Chief of Staff and Legislative Director to U.S. Representative Michael N. Castle (R-DE) managing housing and financial services issues before the U.S. House Committee on Financial Services.