Advisory Councils

Payments Advisory Council


The Payments Advisory Council was established by the Bank in 1978 to serve as a forum for communication with financial institutions about the Federal Reserve’s financial services and to help the Bank respond to the evolving needs of our banking constituency. Council members represent various types of financial institutions within each Fifth District state.


William Albert
Senior Vice President
First Century Bank
Bluefield, W.Va.

Ronald Bowling
President and CEO
First Peoples Bank
Mullens, W.Va.

Kim Bunn
Senior Vice President, Operations Executive
Client Research & Resolution Services, Industry Relations
Bank of America
Jacksonville, Fla.

Mitch Christensen
Executive Vice President, Innovation and Payments Strategy
Wells Fargo and Company
Scottsdale, Ariz.

R. Lee Clark
Executive Vice President, Operations
Suffolk, Va.

Peter Davey
Vice President and Director, Enterprise Payments
Capital One
Richmond, Va.

Jeff Dick
President and CEO
MainStreet Bank
Herndon, Va.

Tim Dillow
Senior Vice President
Branch Banking and Trust
Wilson, N.C.

Kristi Eller
CIO and Executive Vice President of Operations
Yadkin Valley Bank and Trust Company
Elkin, N.C.

Rodney Epps
Senior Vice President and COO
Industrial Bank of Washington
Washington, D.C.

*Tina Giorgio
Senior Vice President
Sandy Spring Bank
Columbia, Md.

Mitchell Godwin
Vice President
The Conway National Bank
Conway, S.C.

Leton Harding
Powell Valley National Bank
Wise, Va.

Chad Harmon
Senior Vice President, Operations Manager
South State Bank
Orangeburg, S.C.

Rex Hockemeyer
Executive Vice President, Director of Operations and IT
Union First Market Bankshares Corporation
Ruther Glen, Va.

Jamin Hujik
Executive Vice President
CresCom Bank
Charleston, S.C.

Scott Jennings
Senior Vice President and COO
Summit Community Bank
Moorefield, W.Va.

Adrian Johnson
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Municipal Employees Credit Union of Baltimore, Inc. (MECU)
Baltimore, Md.

*E. Stephen Lilly
COO, First Community Bancshares, Inc.
Executive Vice President and COO
First Community Bank
Bluefield, Va.

*+Martin Patterson
Senior Vice President
SunTrust Banks, Banking Operations
Richmond, Va.

*Rick Rhoads
Senior Vice President, E-Services
State Employees' Credit Union
Raleigh, N.C.

Susan Riel
Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
Eagle Bank
Bethesda, Md.

Norman Robinson
President and CEO
East Pay Inc.
Richmond, Va.

Steve Shuford
Senior Vice President and Treasury Management Director
Paragon Bank
Raleigh, N.C.

Woody Shuler
Vice President, Finance
SRP Federal Credit Union
North Augusta, S.C.

Steve Stone
Executive Vice President
United Bank
Charleston, W.Va.

Chris Tolomeo
Senior Vice President, Banking Services
M&T Bank, Central Operations Administration
Amherst, N.Y.

Paul Trozzo
Senior Vice President
PNC Bank
Pittsburgh, Pa.

Sam Vallandingham
The First State Bank
Barboursville, W.Va.

*David Willis
Senior Vice President, Debit Card and Funds Services
Navy Federal Credit Union
Vienna, Va.

Gayle Youngblood
Assistant Vice President
State Employee Credit Union of Maryland
Linithicum, Md.

John Zazzera
Senior Vice President, Head of Payment Operations
TD Bank
Mt. Laurel, N.J.

* Member of Steering Committee
+ Chair, Payments Advisory Council

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