Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland Announces Official Appointments

The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland has announced the following official appointments:

Jason Tarnowski has been promoted to assistant vice president in the Supervision and Regulation Department. He is responsible for overseeing and coordinating risk management teams in the areas of enterprise risk management, anti-money laundering, markets and liquidity, operations, corporate compliance and enforcement.

Tarnowski joined the Bank in 1992 as an assistant examiner, and most recently served as a banking supervisor. He holds a bachelor of business administration degree in accounting from Cleveland State University.

Carolyn Williams was named assistant vice president, Law Enforcement. She is responsible for overseeing the Bank’s law enforcement units at its main office in Cleveland and its branch offices in Cincinnati and Pittsburgh.

Williams joined the Bank with 21 years experience from the Department of Justice in the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. Most recently, she held the position of assistant special agent in charge of field operations for the Newark Field Division in New Jersey. She holds a master of public administration degree from American University in Washington, DC; a bachelor's degree in physical education from George Williams College of Aurora University in Williams Bay, Wisconsin; and an associate’s degree in law enforcement from Chicago Loop College.

The Federal Reserve System
The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland is one of 12 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 banks and bank holding companies, and provides payment services to financial institutions and to the U.S. government. Payment services include check clearing, electronic payments, and the distribution of currency and coin.

Fourth Federal Reserve District
The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, with branches in Cincinnati and Pittsburgh, serves the Fourth Federal Reserve District, which includes Ohio, western Pennsylvania, eastern Kentucky, and the northern panhandle of West Virginia. For more information on the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, see www.clevelandfed.org or follow us on Facebook and Twitter (@ClevelandFed).