Community Advisory Council
The Community Advisory Council (CAC) was formed by the Federal Reserve Board in 2015 to offer diverse perspectives on the economic circumstances and financial services needs of consumers and communities, with a particular focus on the concerns of low- and moderate-income populations. The CAC complements two of the Board's other advisory councils--the Federal Advisory Council and the Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council--whose members represent depository institutions. The CAC meets semiannually with members of the Board of Governors in Washington, D.C.
The CAC is currently accepting applications from members of the public. Additional information about the selection process, including information about submitting an application, can be found in the Federal Register notice. If you are interested in being considered for appointment to the CAC, please see the application.
Raul Vazquez, Chair
Chief Executive Officer, Oportun
Redwood City, Calif.
Roberto Barragan, Vice Chair
Angela Glover Blackwell
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, PolicyLink
President and CEO, VantageScore Solutions LLC
CEO, IBA (Inquilinos Boricuas en Accion)
President, Greater Kansas City AFL-CIO
Kansas City, Mo.
President, CFED (Corporation for Enterprise Development)
Executive Director and Lecturer, Haas School of Business, U.C. Berkeley, Center for Social Sector Leadership
President and Chief Executive Officer, Detroit Economic Growth Corporation
Executive Director, National Association for Latino Community Asset Builders
San Antonio, Texas
Executive Director, Foundation for Appalachian Kentucky
President and Chief Executive Officer, Neighborhood Housing Services of South Florida
Executive Vice President, Craft3
Commissioner, Minnesota Housing Finance Agency
St. Paul, Minn.
Professor, University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Law