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Panelist Biography

Janet R. Gordon

Associate Director, Division of Depositor and Consumer Protection
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Last Updated: May 19, 2016

Janet R. Gordon is Associate Director for Community Affairs for the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation in the Division of Depositor and Consumer Protection (DCP) at the Headquarters Office. She provides oversight for the regional Community Affairs Program and works with other regulators, federal partners, State, local and national organizations to encourage economic inclusion and community development partnerships between banks and government, nonprofit and other private organizations. The Community Affairs team also manages the development and distribution of the Money Smart educational curricula for young people, adults, older adults and small business owners. Janet also has served as a Senior Policy Analyst in DCP’s Supervisory Policy Section and previously worked as the compliance manager for two large banking companies, as a manger for a major consulting firm and as Associate Director of the Community Development Corporation and Investment Program at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency. She graduated from The University of Michigan and holds an MBA in finance from George Washington University.