Tendayi Kapfidze is chief economist at LendingTree, an online lending exchange. Kapfidze leads the company’s analysis of the U.S. economy, with a focus on housing and mortgage market trends. His analysis has been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, and USA Today, and he’s appeared on CNBC. Kapfidze earned his B.S. in Engineering Management at Saint Louis University and his M.S. in Applied Economics from Johns Hopkins University. He is a member of the Economic Club of New York.