Brendon Weiss serves as Vice President of Mortgage Electronic Registrations Systems, Inc. (MERS).

Prior to joining MERS, Brendon was Co-Head of Government Affairs at Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), a leading provider of financial market infrastructure. Joining ICE as part of the 2013 acquisition of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), Brendon led many of the policy initiatives important to ICE and the NYSE. In addition, he chaired an industry committee created to improve the market structure for smaller public companies and managed the NYSE Institutional Traders Advisory Committee. Prior to NYSE, Brendon worked for Porterfield, Fettig & Sears, LLC, the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC), and the U.S. House of Representatives.

Brendon received a Bachelor’s degree from Northern Michigan University and an M.B.A from the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business.