Daniel H. Mudd (born 1956) is the former President and CEO of Fannie Mae, a post he held from 2005-2008.
He is the son of TV anchor, Roger Mudd. He holds a B.A. degree in American history from the University of Virginia and an M.P.A. from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. Mudd was an Officer in the United States Marine Corps and was decorated for his combat service in Beirut. After a tour in the Office of the Secretary of Defense, he left the service to get his M.P.A.
Mudd has been an advisor to APEC and has served on boards of the Council on Foreign Relations, the National Building Museum, Hampton University, Local Initiatives Support Corporation The University of Virginia board of Trustees, and the Sidwell Friends School.