Edward Pinto, Senior Fellow & Director, AEI Housing Center at American Enterprise Institute (AEI), has been chosen as the CRN 2023 Valuation Visionary. The CRN is honored to recognize Mr. Pinto as the 14th recipient of the Valuation Visionary Award. Each year, the CRN presents this award in recognition of the person who demonstrates leadership, innovation, professionalism, and who strives to better the industry for their peers. The CRN will be presenting Mr. Pinto with the award at Valuation Expo 2023 at the next in-person CRN event.

The Valuation Visionary award recognizes the collateral valuation professional who has demonstrated outstanding leadership, innovation and professionalism. Winners are nominated by their peers within the CRN, an industry group comprised of lenders, investors and valuation providers. The CRN’s mission is to advance the use of sound collateral risk management principles, policies and practices within the housing finance industry. The CRN promotes a broad multi-stakeholder approach to risk management that focuses on valuation, collateral risk, and compliance.