Inflation. Mortgage Rates. Inventories. We have been impacted by rising costs and these economic variables over the past year – but what does that mean for the household goods moving industry and how can we use this information and future forecasts to make smart business decisions for growing and thriving companies? Economic experts will discuss the current state of the economy, focusing on residential housing current data and forecasts, labor economics, and other key economic indicators that will affect moving in the coming year.  


MSC Agent of the Year Service Excellence Award

MSC Independent Mover of the Year Award

MSC Small Movers Enterprise Award


Lindsay Bur
Lindsay Bur
Senior Economic Analyst, American Trucking Associations

Lindsay Bur is a Senior Economic Analyst with the American Trucking Associations reporting directly to the Chief Economist.

Steve McKenna
Steven McKenna
VP & General Manager, Allied Van Lines

Steven McKenna is currently the Vice President and General Manager for Allied Van Lines, located in Oakbrook Terrace, IL in support of the Allied Van Lines agent network.  He is responsible for ensuring the health and growth of the Allied brand and the partner agents.

Edward Seiler, Ph.D
Edward Seiler, Ph.D
Associate Vice President for Housing Economics, Mortgage Bankers Association & Executive Director, Research Institute for Housing America (RIHA)

Dr. Edward Seiler is an economist with over 20 years of experience in financial services. He currently serves as Associate Vice President for Housing Economics at the Mortgage Bankers Association.

Matt Christopherson
Matt Christopherson
Director of Business and Consumer Research, National Association of REALTORS

Matt Christopherson is the Director of Business and Consumer Research at the National Association of REALTORS® in Washington, D.C.