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President Jeffrey M. Lacker

Jeff Lacker

Richmond Fed President Jeffrey M. Lacker took office on August 1, 2004. Before becoming president he was the director of research.


Speeches and appearances

Board of Governors

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.

Richmond Fed 1914

The Richmond Fed opened its doors in 1914. Learn more about the Bank's history through a new collection of photos, videos, oral histories and articles.

Richmond Fed Building

In our continued effort to provide greater transparency and be more accountable to the American people, we are making public certain information about our leadership, policies and governance. Our goal in providing this information is to help broaden the public's understanding of the role and responsibilities of the Richmond Fed.

Additional Resources


The Richmond Fed offers a broad and unparalleled range of career possibilities for those with the education, talents and drive to help us achieve our vision. Explore current career opportunities for experienced professionals, recent graduates and student interns. Search our open positions and create an account to apply online.

Baltimore Branch

In addition to the Richmond, Va., headquarters, branch offices are located in Baltimore, Md., and Charlotte, N.C.

Baltimore Branch

Charlotte Branch

Richmond Office

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The Bank's procurement functions strive to deliver premier procurement services that improve value, reduce cost and meet the rapidly evolving needs of our business and customers.  We believe a diverse pool of high-performing suppliers leads to increased competition, greater innovation and better overall solutions.

Contact Us


Corporate Communications
(804) 697-8000


Want to learn more about the Richmond Fed? We offer a wide range of speakers on a variety of economic and educational topics.

Federal Reserve System
Federal Reserve System

Twelve regional Banks located in major cities throughout the nation, which divide the nation into 12 districts, acting as fiscal agents for the U.S. Treasury.