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April 19, 2007

Richmond Fed Promotes Officer

Richmond, VA

The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond announces the following officer promotion effective April 16, 2007:

Christopher S. Cook was named assistant vice president, Banking Supervision and Regulation, in the Charlotte Office, with responsibility for the Risk and Policy Unit unit. Cook joined the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond in the Charlotte Office as a LCBO credit/market risk-modeling specialist in 2004. A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, he received a B.A. degree in Business from the University of Cincinnati and an M.B.A. in finance from the University of Chicago.

The Richmond Fed serves the Fifth Federal Reserve District, which includes the District of Columbia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and most of West Virginia. As part of the nation's central bank, we're one of 12 regional Reserve Banks that work together with the Federal Reserve's Board of Governors to strengthen the economy and our communities. We manage the nation's money supply to keep inflation low and help the economy grow. We also supervise and regulate financial institutions to help safeguard our nation's financial system and protect the integrity and efficiency of our payments system.


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