Addressing the Credit Card Crisis


Wednesday, May 20, 2009

8:30-9:00 AM

Registration and Networking Breakfast


9:00-9:05 AM

Welcome Remarks & Introduction

Joseph Ott, Community Development Advisor, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland (Pittsburgh Branch)

9:05–9:30 PM


Jose Garcia, Associate Director for Research and Policy, Demos

9:30–10:45 AM

Views from the Trenches

Denise Kirk-Murray, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

John Gill, Somerset Trust Company

Mary Loftus, Vice President, Consumer Credit Counseling Services of Western Pennsylvania

Louise Rynd, Pennsylvania Bankers Association

10:45–11:00 AM



11:00–12:15 PM

The Regulator's Role

Sherry Antonellis, Assistant Director, Office of Thrift Supervision

Luke H. Brown, Associate Director—Compliance Policy, FDIC; and Chairman FFIEC Consumer Compliance

Pennsylvania Department of Banking

Susan Schaef, Examiner, Supervision and Regulation; Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland (Pittsburgh Branch)

12:25–12:30 PM

Closing Remarks

Lee Bowman, National Community Affairs Officer, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation