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The Honorable Debbie Matz - Chariman

Debbie Matz was nominated by President Barack Obama to serve as the eighth board chair of the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA). After confirmation by the U.S. Senate on August 7, 2009, she was sworn in as NCUA Chairman on August 24, 2009.

Mrs. Matz served as an NCUA Board member from January 2002 to October 2005 and is the first NCUA Board member to return for a second term. She was nominated for her first term by President George W. Bush.

As NCUA Chairman, Mrs. Matz heads the independent agency overseeing the regulation and supervision of federal credit unions and the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund (NCUSIF), which protects accounts at over 6,500 federally insured credit unions serving more than 96 million members and managing more than $1.1 trillion in assets.

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Chairman Matz is currently a member of the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) and served as the FFIEC Chairman between 2011 and 2013. The FFIEC is "a formal interagency body empowered to prescribe uniform principles, standards, and report forms for the federal examination of financial institutions...and to make recommendations to promote uniformity in the supervision of financial institutions."

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Chairman Matz serves as one of 10 voting members of the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC). Created by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, the FSOC provides, for the first time, comprehensive monitoring to ensure the stability of our nation's financial system.

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