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El Paso Electric President, CEO named Deputy Chair of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

January 9, 2019

The Federal Reserve Board on Wednesday announced the designation of the Chairs and Deputy Chairs of the 12 Federal Reserve Banks for 2019.

Each Reserve Bank has a nine-member board of directors. The Board of Governors in Washington appoints three of these directors and each year designates one of its appointees as Chair and a second as Deputy Chair.

Mary Kipp, President and Chief Executive Officer of El Paso Electric (EPE), is named Deputy Chair of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.

Following are the names of the Chairs and Deputy Chairs designated by the Board for 2019:

Boston
Phillip L. Clay, professor, Department of Urban Studies and Planning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, named Chair.

Christina Hull Paxson, president, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, named Deputy Chair.

New York
Denise Scott, executive vice president, Local Initiatives Support Corporation, New York, New York, named Chair.

Rosa M. Gil, president and chief executive officer, Comunilife, Inc., New York, New York, named Deputy Chair.

Philadelphia
Brian M. McNeill, president and chief executive officer, TouchPoint, Inc., Concordville, Pennsylvania, renamed Chair.

Phoebe Haddon, chancellor, Rutgers University-Camden, Camden, New Jersey, renamed Deputy Chair.

Cleveland
Dawne S. Hickton, president and founding partner, Cumberland Highstreet Partners, Sewickley, Pennsylvania, renamed Chair.

Dwight E. Smith, president and chief executive officer, Sophisticated Systems, Inc., Columbus, Ohio, renamed Deputy Chair.

Richmond
Kathy J. Warden, chief executive officer and president, Northrop Grumman Corporation, Falls Church, Virginia, named Chair.

Margaret G. Lewis, president (retired), HCA Capital Division, Richmond, Virginia, named Deputy Chair.

Atlanta
Myron A. Gray, president (retired), U.S. Operations, United Parcel Service, Inc., Atlanta, Georgia, named Chair.

Elizabeth A. Smith, chairman and chief executive officer, Bloomin' Brands, Inc., Tampa, Florida, named Deputy Chair.

Chicago
Anne R. Pramaggiore, senior executive vice president, Exelon Corp., and chief executive officer, Exelon Utilities, Chicago, Illinois, renamed Chair.

E. Scott Santi, chairman and chief executive officer, Illinois Tool Works Inc., Glenview, Illinois, renamed Deputy Chair.

St. Louis
Kathleen M. Mazzarella, chairman, president, and chief executive officer, Graybar Electric Company, Inc., St. Louis, Missouri, renamed Chair.

Suzanne Sitherwood, president and chief executive officer, Spire Inc., St. Louis, Missouri, renamed Deputy Chair.

Minneapolis
Kendall J. Powell, chairman and chief executive officer (retired), General Mills, Inc., Minneapolis, Minnesota, renamed Chair.

Harry D. Melander, president, Minnesota Building and Construction Trades Council, St. Paul, Minnesota, renamed Deputy Chair.

Kansas City
Rose M. Washington, executive director, Tulsa Economic Development Corporation, Tulsa, Oklahoma, renamed Chair.

James C. Farrell, president and chief executive officer, Farmers National Company, Omaha, Nebraska, named Deputy Chair.

Dallas
Greg L. Armstrong, chairman, Plains All American Pipeline L.P., Houston, Texas, named Chair.

Mary E. Kipp, president and chief executive officer, El Paso Electric Company, El Paso, Texas, named Deputy Chair.

San Francisco
Barry M. Meyer, chairman and chief executive officer (retired), Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc., and chairman and founder, North Ten Mile Associates, Los Angeles, California, named Chair.

Rosemary Turner, president (retired), Northern California District, United Parcel Service, Inc., Oakland, California, named Deputy Chair.

For media inquiries directed to the Federal Reserve System, please call 202-452-2955.

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