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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.

Executive Director

Reed Luhtanen

U.S. Faster Payments Council
Business End-User

Perry Starr

Target Corporation
FPC Secretary/Treasurer
Business End-User

Matt Howarter

Walmart Inc.
Business End-User

Stuart Dwyerr

Microsoft Corporation
Consumer Organization

Tom Feltner

Center for Responsible Lending
Consumer Organization

Cathy Mansfield

National Consumer Law Center
Financial Institution

Michael Bilski

North American Banking Company
FPC Chairperson
Financial Institution

Mark Keeling

The Bankers Bank
Financial Institution

Robert L. Palmer

Community Bankers Association of Ohio
Financial Institution

Carl Slabicki

BNY Mellon
Other

John Drechny

Merchant Advisory Group
Other

Susan Doyle

EPCOR
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

Deborah Phillips

ICBA Bancard
FPC Vice Chairperson
Technology Provider

Pat Thelen

Ripple
Technology Provider

Kim Ford

Fiserv
FPC Staff

Elizabeth Grice

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

Angela Hendershott

Director of Operations
U.S. Faster Payments Council