Bio

Axiom Business Book Award Winner

Anna DeSimone is the Silver Award winner of the 2020 Axiom Business Book Awards in the category of Personal Finance, Retirement Planning and Investing. She has written over 40 professional guidebooks and published over 600 articles on the topics of fair lending, mortgage best practices, and consumer compliance. In 1986, she founded Bankers Advisory, a mortgage compliance and quality control audit services company, acquired by Clifton Larson Allen LLP in 2014.

Anna has authored many educational publications for the Mortgage Bankers Association of America, including the Fair Lending Resource Guide and Handbook of Fair Lending. She has provided expert court testimony, served as a radio and television commentator, and was a featured entrepreneur in Bloomberg News, Forbes Magazine and The Suit.  Anna was named one of Housing Wire‘s Women of Influence, and received awards from Acquisitions International and Wealth and Finance Magazine.