Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland Names AVP and Assistant Secretary

Robin Ratliff was appointed assistant vice president and assistant secretary to the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, effective April 8, 2004.

Ratliff joined the Reserve Bank in 1986 as an editor in the Research Department. She moved to the Corporate Communications and Community Affairs Department in 1995, where she led the Communications and Design Group. After a three-year stint as employee communications manager at National City Bank, Ratliff returned to the Cleveland Fed in 2000 as communications manager for the Federal Reserve System’s Retail Payments Office.

Ratliff earned a bachelor’s degree from Heidelberg College, Tiffin, Ohio.

The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland is one of twelve regional Reserve Banks that, along with the Board of Governors in Washington, D.C., comprise the Federal Reserve System. As the nation's central bank, the Federal Reserve System formulates U.S. monetary policy, supervises certain banks and all bank holding companies, and provides financial services to depository institutions and the U.S. government.

The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, including its branch offices in Cincinnati and Pittsburgh, and its check processing center in Columbus, serves the Fourth Federal Reserve District, which includes Ohio, western Pennsylvania, eastern Kentucky, and the northern panhandle of West Virginia.

See also http://www.clevelandfed.org/ccca/Pressrel.cfm