TN's Gonzales to chair SLC; ID's Hughes reappointed

LawsonApril 3, 2017 -- Tennessee Commissioner of Financial Institutions Greg Gonzales will be the next chairman of the state liaison committee (SLC) to the FFIEC, beginning in May, as the result of elections last week, the exam council announced today.Gonzales will replaces as SLC chair Michigan Office of Banking Director Karen Lawson, who is stepping down.

In addition, Idaho Financial Institutions Bureau Chief Mary Hughes was re-appointed as the NASCUS representative to the SLC through March 2019. NASCUS Chairman Mary Ellen O’Neill (Director, Financial Institution Division, Connecticut Department of Banking) appointed Hughes to the two-year term. In other development.

NCUA Acting Board Chairman J. Mark McWatters participated last week in his first meeting of the exam council in his current position (In the photo, from left: Lawson accepts a plaque commemorating her service to SLC/FFIEC from the exam council’s Executive Secretary, Judith E. Dupre)