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June 2, 2017

Richmond Fed Announces Officer Appointment

The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond announces the following appointment, effective June 1:

Pient Tran has been promoted to assistant vice president in Supervision, Regulation and Credit with responsibility for leading the team supervising BB&T Corp. Tran joined the Richmond Fed in 2004 and has worked in various roles in bank examination, most recently on the team supervising Capital One.

Tran is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University.

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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