Paul Kaboth |

Vice President and Community Development Officer


Paul Kaboth, Vice President and Community Development Officer

Paul Kaboth is vice president and community development officer in the Community Development Department at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. His responsibilities include strategic oversight of the department’s work on a range of consumer credit, community reinvestment, and asset-building issues with the Bank’s Research and Supervision and Regulation departments and with other Federal Reserve offices. He also directs research, outreach, and public programs that promote fair and equal access to credit in the Fourth Federal Reserve District. (The Fourth District includes Ohio, western Pennsylvania, eastern Kentucky, and the northern panhandle of West Virginia.)

Mr. Kaboth began his career with the Cleveland Reserve Bank in 1986, as a field examiner. Since then he has held positions of increasing responsibility within Supervision and Regulation. He became an assistant vice president in 1999, with responsibility for the department’s strategic planning and budgeting, information technology support, training and development, and administrative staff. In 2003, he assumed supervisory responsibility for Fourth District state member bank and bank holding company compliance with consumer regulations and the Community Reinvestment Act. In 2007, he assumed oversight responsibility for specialty examinations related to risk management in the areas of credit, markets and liquidity, operations, and corporate compliance. He was appointed to his current position in July 2011.

Mr. Kaboth holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. He is a commissioned bank examiner.