Community Dividend

Fed appoints Tingerthal to new advisory council

Published November 10, 2015  | October 2015 issue

The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (Board) has appointed Minnesota Housing Commissioner Mary Tingerthal to its new Community Advisory Council, which will convene for the first time on November 20 in Washington, D.C. The council is made up of 15 individuals with community development- and consumer-related expertise who will provide the Board with information and advice on policy matters and emerging issues. Tingerthal, who is the only council member appointed from the Ninth Federal Reserve District, has served as Minnesota Housing Commissioner since 2011. She previously served as president and chief executive officer of the National Equity Fund and has held senior positions at GMAC Residential Funding, Housing Partnership Network, Community Reinvestment Fund, and the City of St. Paul.