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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

John Drechny

Merchant Advisory Group
Business End-User

Perry Starr

Target Corporation
FPC Secretary/Treasurer
Consumer Organization

Tom Feltner

Center for Responsible Lending
Consumer Organization

Cathy Mansfield

National Consumer Law Center
Consumer Organization

Adam Rust

Reinvestment Partners
Financial Institution

Michael Bilski

North American Banking Company
FPC Chairperson
Financial Institution

Roy DeCicco*

JPMorgan
Financial Institution

Mark Keeling

The Bankers Bank
Financial Institution

Robert L. Palmer

Community Bankers Association of Ohio
Other

Susan Doyle

EPCOR
Other

Jim Kaitz*

Association for Financial Professionals
Other

Steve Kenneally

American Bankers Association
Other

Jane Larimer

Nacha
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

Gene Neyer

Icon Solutions
Technology Provider

Deborah Phillips

ICBA Bancard
FPC Vice Chairperson
Technology Provider

Pat Thelen*

Ripple
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

* At-large member