Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Raphael W. Bostic

Raphael W. Bostic
President
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Raphael W. Bostic took office on June 5, 2017, as the 15th president and chief executive officer of the Sixth District Federal Reserve Bank, in Atlanta.

Dr. Bostic was born in 1966 and grew up in Delran, New Jersey. He graduated from Harvard University in 1987 with a combined major in economics and psychology, and earned a doctorate in economics from Stanford University in 1995.

From 1995 to 2001, Dr. Bostic worked at the Federal Reserve Board in the Division of Research and Statistics, where his work on the Community Reinvestment Act earned him a special achievement award. While at the Federal Reserve, he also worked at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), serving as special assistant to the assistant secretary of policy development and research in 1999. From 2009 to 2012, Dr. Bostic returned to HUD as assistant secretary for policy development and research.

In 2001, Dr. Bostic became a professor at the University of Southern California's School of Policy, Planning, and Development. From 2012 to 2017, he served as the Judith and John Bedrosian Chair in Governance and the Public Enterprise at the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy.

Dr. Bostic also served USC's Lusk Center for Real Estate as the interim associate director from 2007 to 2009 and as the interim director from 2015 to 2016. From 2016 to 2017, he served as the chair of the center's Department of Governance, Management, and the Policy Process.

Dr. Bostic serves as a board member of the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy and Abode Communities and is vice president of the Association of Public Policy and Management. He has previously served on many boards and advisory committees, including the California Community Reinvestment Corporation, Abode Communities, NeighborWorks, the National Community Stabilization Trust, the Urban Land Institute, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association, the National Economic Association, and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac).

Bank Location

1000 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
(404) 498-8500
Visitor Information
Tours

Head office at Atlanta, Georgia.

Branch Banks at Birmingham, Alabama; Jacksonville and Miami, Florida; Nashville, Tennessee; and New Orleans, Louisiana.

Covers the states of Alabama, Florida, and Georgia; 74 counties in the eastern two-thirds of Tennessee; 38 parishes of southern Louisiana; and 43 counties of southern Mississippi.

Website: https://www.frbatlanta.org/

Atlanta district map

Branches

Birmingham
524 Liberty Parkway, Birmingham, AL 35242
(205) 968-6700

Jacksonville
800 Water Street, Jacksonville, FL 32204
P.O. Box 929, Jacksonville, FL 32231-0044
(904) 632-1000

Miami
9100 Northwest 36th Street, Miami, FL 33178
P.O. Box 520847, Miami, FL 33152-0847
(305) 591-2065

Nashville
301 Rosa L. Parks Blvd., Nashville, Tennessee 37203-4407
P.O. Box 4407, Nashville, TN 37203-4407
(615) 251-7100

New Orleans
525 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70130
P.O. Box 61630, New Orleans, LA 70161-1630
(504) 593-3200


List of Directors
Class A
Name Title Term expires
December 31
O.B. Grayson Hall, Jr. Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer
Regions Financial Corporation
Birmingham, Alabama
2017
Gerard R. Host President and Chief Executive Officer
Trustmark Corporation
Jackson, Mississippi
2018
VACANCY   2019
Class B
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Jonathan T. M. Reckford Chief Executive Officer
Habitat for Humanity International
Atlanta, Georgia
2017
Elizabeth A. Smith Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Bloomin' Brands, Inc.
Tampa, Florida
2018
Mary A. Laschinger Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Veritiv Corporation
Atlanta, Georgia
2019
Class C
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Myron A. Gray President, U. S. Operations
United Parcel Service
Atlanta, Georgia
2017
Thomas A. Fanning
(Chair)
Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer
Southern Company
Atlanta, Georgia
2018
Michael J. Jackson
(Deputy Chair)
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and President
AutoNation, Inc.
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
2019

BIRMINGHAM BRANCH

Appointed by the Federal Reserve Bank:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Herschell L. Hamilton Managing Partner
BLOC Global Group
Birmingham, Alabama
2017
David M. Benck Vice President and General Counsel
Hibbett Sports
Birmingham, Alabama
2018
Michael Case President and Chief Executive Officer
The Westervelt Company
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
2018
Robert W. Dumas President and Chief Executive Officer
AuburnBank
Auburn, Alabama
2019

 

Appointed by the Board of Governors:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Nancy C. Goedecke Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Mayer Electric Supply Company, Inc.
Birmingham, Alabama
2017
Pamela B. Hudson, MD
(Chair)
Chief Executive Officer
Crestwood Medical Center
Huntsville, Alabama
2018
Brandon W. Bishop International Representative, Southern Region
International Union of Operating Engineers
Birmingham, Alabama
2019


 

JACKSONVILLE BRANCH

Appointed by the Federal Reserve Bank:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Dana S. Kilborne Co-President, Chief Commercial Officer
Sunshine Bank
Orlando, Florida
2017
John Hirabayashi President and Chief Executive Oficer
Community First Credit Union of Florida
Jacksonville, Florida
2018
Dawn Lockhart Director of Strategic Partnerships
Office of the Mayor
City of Jacksonville
Jacksonville, Florida
2018
Paul G. Boynton Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer
Rayonier Advanced Materials, Inc.
Jacksonville, Florida
2019

 

Appointed by the Board of Governors:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
David L. Brown
(Chair)
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and President
Web.com
Jacksonville, Florida
2017
Harold Mills Vice Chairman
Wired Technologies
Windermere, Florida
2018
Cynthia A. Bioteau Chief Executive Officer and College President
Florida State College at Jacksonville
Jacksonville, Florida
2019


 

MIAMI BRANCH

Appointed by the Federal Reserve Bank:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Victoria E. Villalba President and Chief Executive Officer
Victoria & Associates Career Services, Inc.
Miami, Florida
2017
Carol C. Lang President
HealthLink Enterprises, Inc.
Miami, Florida
2017
Millar Wilson Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Mercantil Commercebank
Coral Gables, Florida
2018
Eduardo Arriola Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Apollo Bank
Miami, Florida
2019

 

Appointed by the Board of Governors:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Keith T. Koenig President
City Furniture
Tamarac, Florida
2017
Michael A. Wynn (Chair) Board Chairman and President
Sunshine Act Hardware
Bonita Springs, Florida
2018
Ana M. Menendez Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Watsco, Inc.
Miami, Florida
2019


 

NASHVILLE BRANCH

Appointed by the Federal Reserve Bank:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
VACANCY
 
2017
Beth R. Chase Chief Executive Officer
C3/Consulting
Nashville, Tennessee
2018
Kent M. Adams President and Chief Executive Officer
Caterpillar Financial Services Corporation
Brentwood, Tennessee
2018
Clare W. Tucker President and Chief Executive Officer
CapStar Financial Holdings, Inc.
Nashville, Tennessee
2019

 

Appointed by the Board of Governors:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Scott McWilliams Executive Vice President of Strategic Development
GEODIS
Brentwood, Tennessee
2017
Richard D. Holder President and Chief Executive Officer
NN, Inc.
Johnson City, Tennessee
2018
Matthew S. Bourlakas President and Chief Executive Officer
Goodwill Industries of Middle Tennessee, Inc.
Nashville, Tennessee
2019


 

NEW ORLEANS BRANCH

Appointed by the Federal Reserve Bank:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Lampkin Butts President and Chief Operating Officer
Sanderson Farms, Inc.
Laurel, Mississippi
2017
Phillip R. May President and Chief Executive Officer
Entergy Louisiana, LLC and Entergy Gulf States Louisiana, L.L.C.
Jefferson, Louisiana
2018
Suzanne T. Mestayer Managing Principal
ThirtyNorth Investments, LLC
New Orleans, Louisiana
2018
Elizabeth A. Ardoin Senior Executive Vice President -- Director
of Communications
IBERIABANK
Lafayette, Louisiana
2019

 

Appointed by the Board of Governors:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Fred T. Stimpson III President, U.S. South Operations
Canfor Scotch Gulf
Mobile, Alabama
2017
Art E. Favre
(Chair)
President and Chief Executive
Performance Contractors, Inc.
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
2018
G. Janelle Frost President and Chief Executive Officer
AMERISAFE, Inc.
DeRidder, Louisiana
2019

 

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Last Update: August 02, 2017