Media Advisories

President Jeff Lacker

Oct. 2, 2009

President Lacker to speak at the Council for Economic Education's Annual Conference on October 8

Washington, D.C.

Jeffrey M. Lacker, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, will be featured speaker for the Council for Economic Education's Annual Conference. Event sponsors also include the National Association of Economic Educators and the Global Association of Teachers of Economics.

More information on the agenda and speakers.

Event Details

Topic: Financial Education in the Wake of the Crisis

When: Thursday, October 8, 2009

Time: The Opening session begins at 12:15 p.m.
(There are four speakers.)
President Lacker's speech is expected to start at 1:30 p.m.

Where:  Hyatt Regency Washington Capitol Hill
400 New Jersey Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20001

Hotel ContactIsabelle Jabart (202) 719-8410

Media Opportunities

Q&A session: A separate media Q&A with President Lacker follows his speech.
Note: No live broadcast and/or audio feeds permitted during the separate media Q&A.

Speech Text

Laura Fortunato, Richmond Fed Media Relations, will be on-site to facilitate with the media and provide embargoed speech text at least 30 minutes in advance.

The speech text will be posted on the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond's Web site.

Media Contacts

Please let us know in advance if you plan to cover the event.

Laura Fortunato
Media Relations
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
(804) 697-8196
(804) 698-0927 (mobile)

Naheed Elyasi
Council for Economic Education
Director of Communications
Office of the President & CEO
(212) 730-1064
(917) 686-0967 (mobile)

Contact Us


Jim Strader
(804) 697-8956
(804) 332-0207 (mobile)

Laura Fortunato
(804) 697-8196
(804) 698-0927 (mobile)