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Resources & Information

When asking a fellow mortgage banker is just not enough

The MBA of Mississippi provides resources and information for mortgage lenders, brokers, and affiliated industry associates. Our goal is to promote the mortgage banking industry in Mississippi.



MAA is the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) free grassroots advocacy network for real estate finance professionals. This industry-wide initiative allows ALL of us to do our part and engage in the legislative and regulatory process on issues impacting our industry.



CMB Information

The Certified Mortgage Banker (CMB) designation is the industry standard of professional success. It symbolizes respect, credibility, ethics, and achievement within real estate finance. Earning a CMB instantly places you at the top of our dynamic industry and makes you a part of the elite group that has achieved the highest level of professional success.

Active MS CMBs

James B. Barclay, CMB, FLMI

Director, Realty Investments

Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company

Jackson, MS

Bradley Benton, CMB, AMP

Vice President/Area Manager

Cadence Bank

Jackson, MS

Bradley Joyner, CMB

Executive Vice President of Program Operations

Jackson, MS


Michelle Knoebel, CMB,AMP

Business Development Executive

Gulfport, MS

Owen H. Munton, CMB

Vice President

Hancock Whitney Bank

Gulfport, MS

Canda S. Olmi, CMB

Vice President

Hattiesburg, MS

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