Conference Speaker

Rachel Beam Jares


Rachel Beam-Jares is a passionate leader who has extensive experience in the mortgage and real estate industry. In her current role at Fannie Mae, Rachel leads a team of valuation professionals who are responsible for managing the quality and accuracy of appraisal services provided by more than 500 appraisers across the country. She has championed diversity in the appraisal industry, including through her ongoing participation in an initiative aimed at bringing awareness and support to potential new entrants. Originally from California, she currently holds an appraisal certification in the state of Arizona. Prior to working at Fannie Mae, Rachel held consulting and management roles with several financial institutions.