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Tammy Cummings

January 30, 2009

Richmond Fed HR Officer Promoted to Senior Vice President

Richmond, VA

The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond has promoted Tammy H. Cummings to the role of Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer. She is responsible for Bank's regional human resources operations, policies and initiatives as of Feb.1, 2009.

"I'm honored to take on the role of senior vice president," said Cummings. "I am especially excited to be a part of the Bank's leadership team. They are committed to our people and culture. They recognize how important our talented and high-performing work force is to performing critical work on behalf of America's economy."

Cummings, who joined the Bank as a vice president in 2006, was instrumental in the development of the Bank's talent management strategy, as well as its diversity and inclusion initiatives.

"We are very fortunate to have Tammy as a member of our senior management team," said First Vice President Sally Green. "She has already had a big impact on our critical people and culture initiatives in the Bank."

Cummings has more than 20 years of business experience and expertise in human resources, corporate communications and strategic planning. Before joining the Fed, she was corporate vice president of human resources for Richmond-based Tredegar Corp., a publicly held global manufacturer of plastic films and aluminum extrusions. A mass communications major, Cummings earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Virginia Commonwealth University.

Cummings is also a board member for the Virginia Mentoring Partnership, and serves on the human resources committee for the Virginia Home for Boys and the Pastor Parish Relations Committee for St. Matthews United Methodist Church.

Cummings and spouse Larry have two daughters, Samantha and Haley.

For more information about the Richmond Fed see http://richmondfed.org/.

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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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