Can a Mortgagee be present at the Mortgagee Review Board meeting?

No.  Mortgagees do not physically appear before the Mortgagee Review Board.  The mortgageeā€™s written response to a Notice of Violation is provided to the Mortgagee Review Board for consideration.
For additional information see Handbook 4000.1 V.E.4.b available at:

All policy information contained in this knowledge base article is based upon the referenced HUD policy document. Any lending or insuring decisions should adhere to the specific information contained in that underlying policy document.

Topic Number: KA-03613