Alert June 26, 2012

CFPB Announces Leadership Changes

The CFPB announced a reorganization of its senior leadership as follows:
  • Steven Antonakes will serve as the Associate Director for Supervision, Enforcement, and Fair Lending. Mr. Antonakes previously served as the Assistant Director of Large Bank Supervision;
  • Paul Sanford will serve as the Acting Assistant Director of Large Bank Supervision. Mr. Sanford previously served as the Chief of Staff for Large Bank Supervision;
  • Meredith Fuchs will serve as the General Counsel. Ms. Fuchs previously served as the Chief of Staff to Director Richard Cordray;
  • Garry Reeder will serve as the Chief of Staff to the Director.  Mr. Reeder previously served as the Senior Advisor to the Deputy Director;
  • Len Kennedy will serve as the Senior Advisor and Counselor to Mr. Cordray. Mr. Kennedy previously served as the General Counsel and Associate Director;
  • Camille Busette will serve as the Assistant Director of the Office of Financial Education;
  • Clifford Rosenthal will serve as the Assistant Director of Financial Empowerment; and
  • Wendy Kamenshine will officially serve as the Ombudsman.