June 18, 2024 Exchequer Club Meeting

Jo Ann Barefoot, CEO and Co-Founder, Alliance for Innovative Regulation, will be our guest speaker at the Exchequer Club meeting on Tuesday, June 18, 2024. Jo Ann Barefoot is CEO & Co-founder of the Alliance for Innovative Regulation (AIR), host of the global podcast show Barefoot Innovation, and Senior Fellow Emerita at the Harvard Kennedy School Center for Business & Government. She has been Deputy Comptroller of the Currency, partner at KPMG, Co-Chairman of Treliant Risk Advisors, and a staff member at the U.S. Senate Banking Committee. She serves on the boards of Oportun and FinRegLab, and on advisory bodies...

May 15, 2024 Exchequer Club Meeting

Dear Exchequer Club Members: Robert Broeksmit, President and CEO, Mortgage Bankers Association, will be our guest speaker at the Exchequer Club meeting on Wednesday, May 15, 2024. Robert (Bob) Broeksmit is President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA). Bob is a senior finance executive and corporate officer with over 35 years of experience in the mortgage sector. He has directed all aspects of lending activities, including marketing, sales, operations, secondary marketing, loan servicing, and default management.  He has also served as a mortgage underwriting expert testifying on many large, high-profile cases. Prior to joining MBA in 2018, Bob served as...

April 17, 2024 Exchequer Club Meeting

Dr. David A. Sampson, President and Chief Executive Officer, American Property Casualty Insurance Association (APCIA), will be our guest speaker at the Exchequer Club meeting on Wednesday, April 17, 2024. David A. Sampson is the president and CEO of the American Property Casualty Insurance Association (APCIA). He has been in this role since 2007. APCIA is the primary national trade association for home, auto, and business insurers, with a legacy dating back 150 years. APCIA members represent companies of all sizes, structures, and regions--in the U.S. and across the globe. APCIA's mission is to advance private competitive insurance markets to protect...

March 20, 2024 Exchequer Club Meeting

Michael Bright, President, Structured Finance Association, will be our guest speaker at the Exchequer Club meeting on Wednesday, March 20, 2024. Michael Bright joined the Structured Finance Association in January 2019 as CEO, where he oversees the vision, strategy, convening, and advocacy work of the Structured Finance Association. Prior to joining the Structured Finance Association, Michael was the Chief Operating Officer of the Government National Mortgage Association, or Ginnie Mae. As COO at Ginnie he managed all operations for Ginnie Mae’s $2.0 trillion portfolio of mortgage-backed securities. Before joining Ginnie Mae, Michael was a director at the Milken lnstitute’s Center for Financial...

February 21, 2024 Exchequer Club Meeting

Dear Exchequer Club Members: The Honorable Michelle W. Bowman, Board of Governors, Federal Reserve Board, will be our guest speaker at the Exchequer Club meeting on Wednesday, February 21, 2024. Michelle W. Bowman took office as a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System on November 26, 2018, to fill an unexpired term ending January 31, 2020. She was reappointed to the Board on January 23, 2020, and sworn in on January 30, 2020, for a term ending January 31, 2034. Prior to her appointment to the Board, Ms. Bowman served as the state bank commissioner of Kansas...

January 17, 2024 Exchequer Club Meeting

Dear Exchequer Club Members: The Honorable Sandra L. Thompson, Director, Federal Housing Finance Agency, will be our guest speaker at the Exchequer Club meeting on Wednesday, January 17, 2024. The Honorable Sandra L. Thompson was nominated by President Joseph R. Biden to serve as the Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) and was sworn in on June 22, 2022. Thompson has over 40 years of private and public sector finance experience, with expertise in supervision, consumer protection, risk management, and consumer outreach. Prior to leading the agency, Thompson serv​ed as ​Deputy Director of the Division of Housing Mission and Goal​s (DHMG) since March...

November 15, 2023 Exchequer Club Meeting

Dear Exchequer Club Members: Bryan Corbett, President and Chief Executive Officer, Managed Funds Association, will be our guest speaker at the Exchequer Club meeting on Wednesday, November 15, 2023. Bryan Corbett is MFA’s President and CEO. He is a veteran of Washington and Wall Street. Previously, he was a senior executive at The Carlyle Group, most recently as Managing Director in the Corporate Private Equity segment and Head of the firm’s OneCarlyle Global Investment Resources Group. In this role, Mr. Corbett and his team provided strategic and operational support to investment teams and portfolio companies across segments. For the first half of...

October 17, 2023 Exchequer Club Meeting

Congressman French Hill (R-AR) will be our guest speaker at the Exchequer Club meeting on Tuesday, October 17, 2023. A ninth-generation Arkansan, Congressman French Hill has represented Arkansas’s Second Congressional District since January 2015. He serves as the Vice Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee and as Chairman of the new subcommittee tasked with overseeing all areas related to digital assets and financial technology. Additionally, he is a member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and the House Foreign Affairs Committee. He was also elected to the Republican Steering Committee for the 118th Congress, which determines committee...

September 20, 2023 Exchequer Club Meeting

Martin J. Gruenberg, Chairman, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, will be our guest speaker at the Exchequer Club meeting on Wednesday, September 20, 2023. Martin J. Gruenberg was sworn in as Chairman of the FDIC Board of Directors on January 5, 2023.  He has been a member of the FDIC Board since August 2005 and previously served as Vice Chairman from August 2005 to July 2011 and as Chairman from November 2012 to mid-2018.  Mr. Gruenberg has also served as Acting Chairman on a number of occasions. Mr. Gruenberg joined the FDIC Board after broad congressional experience in the financial services and...

July 19, 2023 Exchequer Club Meeting

The Honorable Alanna McCargo, President, Government National Mortgage Association (Ginnie Mae), will be our guest speaker at the Exchequer Club meeting on Wednesday, July 19, 2023. Alanna McCargo was sworn in as Ginnie Mae's 18th President in December 2021. She began her work with the Biden-Harris Administration as a Presidential Appointee in the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) as Senior Advisor for Housing Finance for Secretary Marcia L. Fudge. Ms. McCargo's career in housing finance spans decades and has centrally focused on how America's housing finance system can equitably and affordably serve the capital and credit needs of all...