Management Team


Jennifer J. Burns

Jennifer Burns is executive vice president in the Supervision, Regulation & Credit department, where she leads supervisory activities for the Richmond Fed's state member banks and holding companies.

Jennifer Burns began her career at the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond in 1991 as an assistant examiner in the Bank Supervision and Regulation department. Since that time, she has held various roles within the department and in 2010 she took the helm as senior vice president of Supervision, Regulation and Credit. Burns is currently responsible for the oversight of the supervisory activities for the Fifth District’s state member banks and holding companies and was promoted to executive vice president in 2016.

In addition to her Fifth District responsibilities, Burns serves as a member of the Federal Reserve System’s Supervision Committee, the Senior Supervisors Group, the Quantitative Resource Oversight Committee, the Subcommittee for Planning and Performance, the Subcommittee for Data and Technology and the Large Institution Supervision Coordinating Committee, and is co-chair of the Consumer Compliance Management Group.

Burns represents the Bank on the Women’s Leadership Initiative Advisory Council for United Way of Greater Richmond and Petersburg.

Born in Lansing, Michigan, Burns holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in finance from Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan. Burns and her husband Kevin reside in Glen Allen, Virginia, with their two children.

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