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GIC Central Banking Series: President Loretta J. Mester, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

VIDEO February 25, 2016

On February 19, 2016, President Mester spoke on “The Economy and Monetary Policy” in Sarasota, Florida. The event was co-sponsored by the Financial Planning Association of the Suncoast. Mester’s remarks were followed by a question-and-answer session with the audience.

Speaker / Author

Loretta Mester, Ph.D.

President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

As president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Loretta J. Mester participates in the formulation of U.S. monetary policy, and oversees 1,000 employees in Cleveland, Cincinnati, and Pittsburgh who conduct economic research, supervise banking institutions, and provide payment services to commercial banks and the U.S. government. She assumed her role as president and CEO in June 2014. Dr. Mester was born in Baltimore, MD. She graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor of arts degree in mathematics and economics from Barnard College of Columbia University. She earned M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in economics from Princeton University, ... Read More