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Leadership

The U.S. Faster Payments Council (FPC) leadership includes the executive director and Board of Directors. As a principles-based organization, its structure, operations and activities are designed to adhere to the fundamental values of inclusiveness and fairness; flexibility and responsiveness; and transparency in decision-making. The FPC Board of Directors is comprised of voting members that represent the six membership segments.

FPC Staff:

Executive Director

Reed Luhtanen

U.S. Faster Payments Council
Director of Marketing & Communications

Elizabeth Grice

U.S. Faster Payments Council
Director of Operations

Angela Hendershott

U.S. Faster Payments Council

FPC Board of Directors:

Financial Institution

Michael Bilski

North American Banking Company
FPC Chairperson
Technology Provider

Deborah Phillips

ICBA Bancard
FPC Vice Chairperson
Business End-User

Perry Starr

Target Corporation
FPC Secretary/Treasurer
Business End-User

Stuart Dwyer

Microsoft Corporation
Business End-User

Matt Howarter

Walmart Inc.
Consumer Organization

Cathy Mansfield

National Consumer Law Center
Financial Institution

Charles Harkness

Corporate One Federal Credit Union
Financial Institution

Robert L. Palmer

Community Bankers Association of Ohio
Financial Institution

Carl Slabicki

BNY Mellon
Other

Susan Doyle

EPCOR
Other

John Drechny

Merchant Advisory Group
Other

Steve Kenneally

American Bankers Association
Other

Peter Tapling

PTap Advisory, LLC
Payment Network Op.

Matt Friend

Visa
Payment Network Op.

Andrea Gilman

Mastercard
Payment Network Op.

Steve Ledford

The Clearing House
Technology Provider

Kevin Chistensen

SHAZAM
Technology Provider

Kim Ford

Fiserv
Technology Provider

Pat Thelen

Ripple

FPC Board Advisory Group:

 

Tony Cook

First Bank
 

Tim Dwyer

Nationwide Insurance
 

Bridget Hall

ACI Worldwide
 

Mary Gilmeister

MACHA
 

Rusiru Gunasena

Jack Henry
 

Jorge Jimenez

Juniper Payments
 

Josh Karoly

Netflix
 

Jane Larimer

Nacha
 

Steve Mott

BetterBuyDesign
 

Devon Marsh

Wells Fargo
 

Gene Neyer

U.S. Bank
 

Judy Nguyen

American Express
 

Michael Sklow

Goldman Sachs
 

Connie Theien

Federal Reserve System
 

Steve Wasserman

Vments
 

Laura Weinflash

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