The Federal Reserve Board announced on September 29, 2005, that the Consumer Advisory Council
would hold its next meeting on Thursday, October 27, 2005.
Two of the nine new members appointed by the Federal Reserve Board this January to serve on the Consumer Advisory Council
(CAC) for three-year terms are from the Sixth District.
Kennedy to the Consumer Advisory Council
in 1962, and subsequently appointed Chairman of the Council by President Lyndon B.
At the Federal Reserve, Governor Lindsey served as liaison to its Consumer Advisory Council
and styled himself as that rare conservative economist who supports the Community Reinvestment Act, the federal law prohibiting banks from redlining poor neighborhoods.
A consumer advisory council
has been established consisting of representatives of advocacy organizations.
Louise also serves on the Consumer Advisory Council
to the Connecticut Department of Human Resources.
He's has also served as NAFCU chairman and board member and Federal Reserve Consumer Advisory Council
Other items MBA has long been pushing for include loan originator licensing; a loan originator Best Practices and Code of Ethics; a national registry and repository for loan originator information; federal mortgage fraud legislation; and the establishment of an MBA Consumer Advisory Council
to, among other things, discuss and promote financial education in schools.
In addition, be sure to check out the numerous educational programs, such as two provocative seminars by Lee Eiseman, internationally renowned color and design expert, and a look at what consumers consider hot products for their homes from the IHA's Consumer Advisory Council
The IHA Consumer Advisory Council
will also speak on motivating factors for today's consumer, and Euromonitor will discuss key drivers in global home goods sales.
Maith will have oversight responsibility for Board and System programs in both the community affairs function and the Consumer Advisory Council
. She will represent the Board at public- and private-sector meetings and in discussions dealing with policies and programs related to community and economic development and the delivery of financial services to underserved markets.