Community development professionals from across the country can connect with industry experts to hear and discuss current developments and initiatives through the new call-in series, Connecting Communities™. The time for the second session, Addressing the Credit Impacts of Foreclosure, on Thursday, October 13 is:

11:00 a.m. Pacific
12:00 noon Mountain
1:00 p.m. Central
2:00 p.m. Eastern

Guest speakers include:
Lena Robinson, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Frederic Huynh, FICO
Joy Thormodsgard, SurePath Credit Counseling
Jonathan Harrison, Emerge

Session moderator:
Melody Nava, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Topics include:

  • Overview of the multifaceted process of foreclosure recovery
  • Insight into the credit counseling industry and tools available to address credit rebuilding
  • Impact of foreclosure and other credit disruptions on one's credit score

All sessions are free and open to the public, but you must register ahead of time to get the toll-free number and web address. When it's session time, call in on the toll-free number, log on to the Internet, and you are connected. Both the audio of the session and the presentation slides will be archived on the Connecting Communities™ site for future reference.