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José R. González

José R. González was appointed President and CEO of the Federal Home Loan Bank of New York on April 2, 2014. Mr. González joined the FHLBNY on October 15, 2013, as Executive Vice President. Mr. González served as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of the FHLBNY from 2008 through 2013, and as an elected industry director since 2004. Prior to joining the FHLBNY, he served as Senior Executive Vice President, Banking & Corporate Development for OFG Bancorp (formerly Oriental Financial Group, Inc.). Mr. González is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Pentegra Defined Benefit Plan for Financial Institutions since July 2014.

On August 31, 2016, Mr. González was appointed by President Barack Obama to serve as one of the eight directors of the Oversight Board created by the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act (“PROMESA”) of 2016.

Mr. González was a member of the Board of Directors of Santander BanCorp (“Santander”), a bank holding company, from 2000 to 2010. From 2002 to 2008, he was Vice Chairman of the Board, President and CEO of Santander. After joining Santander in 1996 as President and CEO of its securities broker dealer, Mr. González was named Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the holding company in 2001.

Mr. González began his career in banking in the early 1980s as Vice President, Investment Banking, for Credit Suisse First Boston (“CSFB”) and, from 1989 through 1995, served as President and CEO of CSFB’s Puerto Rico operations. He served as President and CEO of the Government Development Bank for Puerto Rico, a government instrumentality that acts as the Commonwealth’s fiscal agent, from 1986 to 1989. He is a past President of both the Puerto Rico Bankers Association and the Securities Industry Association of Puerto Rico. Mr. González holds a B.A. in Economics from Yale University and M.B.A. and Juris Doctor degrees from Harvard University.

2021 FHLBNY Board of Directors

John R. Buran

Director, President & CEO
Flushing Bank
Uniondale, New York

Vice Chairman
Larry E. Thompson*

Former Vice Chairman
The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation
New York, New York

Danelle M. Barrett*

Retired Rear Admiral
United States Navy
Buffalo, New York

Kevin Cummings

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Investors Bank
Short Hills, New Jersey

Michael M. Horn*

McCarter & English, LLP
Newark, New Jersey

Thomas L. Hoy

Glens Falls National Bank & Trust Company
Glens Falls, New York

David R. Huber*

Huber Advisory Services
Red Bank, New Jersey

Thomas J. Kemly

President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Columbia Bank
North Fair Lawn, New Jersey

Charles E. Kilbourne, III*#

Managing Director
Financial Services Volunteer Corps
New York, New York

Gerald H. Lipkin

Senior Advisor
Valley National Bank
Wayne, New Jersey

Kenneth J. Mahon

Executive Chairman
Dime Community Bank
Brooklyn, New York

Christopher P. Martin

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Provident Bank
Iselin, New Jersey

Richard S. Mroz*

Managing Director
Resolute Strategies, LLC
Haddonfield, New Jersey

David J. Nasca

Director, President & Chief Executive Officer
Evans Bank, N.A.
Hamburg, New York

Stephen S. Romaine

Chairman of the Board
Tompkins Trust Company
Ithaca, New York

Rev. DeForest B. Soaries, Jr.*#

Senior Pastor
First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens
Somerset, New Jersey

Carlos J. Vázquez

Director and Senior Executive Vice President
Banco Popular de Puerto Rico
San Juan, Puerto Rico

Ángela Weyne*

Former Commissioner of Insurance
Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
San Juan, Puerto Rico


* Independent Director
# Public Interest Director



Maria Rodriguez-Collazo

Director of Housing Programs
PathStone Corporation
Ponce, Puerto Rico

Staci A. Berger

President and CEO
The Housing and Community Development
Network of New Jersey
Trenton, New Jersey

Susan Cotner

Executive Director
Affordable Housing Partnership/
Albany Community Land Trust
Albany, New York

Jacqueline S. Jones

Executive Director
Vineland Housing Authority
Vineland, New Jersey

Daniel Kelly

Community Quest
Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey

Bakari Lee

McManimon, Scotland & Baumann, LLC
Roseland, NJ

Colin D. McKnight

Director Community Development Programs
Flatley Read, Inc.
Schuylerville, New York

David A. Rowe

Chief Administrative Officer
CAMBA,Inc./ CAMBA Housing Ventures
Brooklyn, New York

Vice Chair

Gwen O’Shea

President & CEO
Community Development Corporation of Long Island
Centereach, New York

Krystal R. Canady

Chief Executive Officer
The Gateway Family YMCA
Elizabeth, New Jersey

Robert Graham

Executive Director
Virgin Islands Housing Authority
St. Thomas, U.S.V.I

Lisa Kaseman

Regional Vice President
Conifer LLC
Rochester, New York

Retha Leno

Ladyhawk Consulting, LLC
Hogansburg, New York

Wayne Meyer

Senior Advisor
New Jersey Community Capital
New Brunswick, New Jersey

Carrie Michel-Wynne

Vice President of Strategic Relations
YWCA of Rochester & Monroe County
Rochester, New York

José R. González

Chief Executive Officer

Stephen Angelo

Senior Vice President
Chief Audit Officer

Edwin Artuz

Senior Vice President
Head of Corporate Services & Director of Diversity and Inclusion

Melody Feinberg

Senior Vice President
Chief Risk Officer

Adam Goldstein

Senior Vice President
Chief Business Officer

Kevin Neylan

Senior Vice President
Chief Financial Officer

Cynthia Palladino

Cynthia Palladino

Senior Vice President
Head of Affordable Housing
Community Investment

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Michael Radziemski

Senior Vice President
Chief Information Officer

Phil Scott

Senior Vice President
Chief Capital Markets Officer

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Michael Volpe

Senior Vice President
Head of Bank Operations

Jonathan West

Senior Vice President
Chief Legal Officer