Executive Vice President
Wells Fargo & Company
Mike Heid is president of Wells Fargo Home Mortgage (WFHM), a division of Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., and an executive vice president and member of the Operating Committee of Wells Fargo & Company. WFHM is the nation’s leading provider of residential mortgages, funding one of every six residential mortgages in the country and servicing one of every six mortgage loans in the U.S. in 2014 including loans Wells Fargo holds, as well as loans serviced for other mortgage investors.
Heid is responsible for WFHM’s overall business and strategic direction. A 30-year veteran of the mortgage business, he previously served as co-president of WFHM (2004 to 2011), executive vice president and chief financial officer (2002 to 2004) and executive vice president, Loan Servicing (1997 to 2002). Heid joined Wells Fargo in 1988. His prior experience includes working at Price Waterhouse for six years as a public accountant.
Heid is actively involved in legislative and regulatory policy matters affecting the mortgage industry. Currently, he is a member of the Mortgage Bankers Association Board of Directors. Heid is also currently the chairman of the Lending and Leasing Committee of the Financial Services Roundtable. From May 2008 through May 2011, Heid served as chairman of the Housing Policy Council of the Financial Services Roundtable. He also has served as chairman of the Fannie Mae National Housing Advisory Council.
Heid earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater in 1979 where he graduated summa cum laude. He is a Certified Public Accountant.