Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
James Bullard

James Bullard
President
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

James Bullard took office on April 1, 2008, as the 12th chief executive of the Eighth District, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. He is currently serving a full term that began March 1, 2021. In 2021, he serves as an alternate voting member of the Federal Open Market Committee.

Prior to becoming president, Dr. Bullard was vice president and deputy director of research for monetary analysis at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. He joined the Bank in 1990 as an economist in the Research Division.

Dr. Bullard's research has appeared in numerous professional journals, including the Journal of Monetary Economics; Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking; Journal of Economic Growth; and Journal of Economic Theory. He is currently an honorary professor of economics at Washington University in St. Louis. Dr. Bullard is also a co-editor of the Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control and a peer reviewer for more than two dozen periodicals and institutions.

Dr. Bullard is a native of Forest Lake, Minnesota. He received a bachelor's degree in quantitative methods and information systems, and economics from St. Cloud State University in 1984 and a PhD in economics from Indiana University in 1990.

Bank Location

One Federal Reserve Bank Plaza
Broadway and Locust Streets
St. Louis, MO 63102
(314) 444-8444
Mailing information
Visitor Information

Head office at St. Louis, Missouri.

Branch Banks at Little Rock, Arkansas; Louisville, Kentucky; and Memphis, Tennessee.

Covers the state of Arkansas; 44 counties in southern Illinois; 24 counties in southern Indiana; 64 counties in western Kentucky; 39 counties in northern Mississippi; 71 counties in central and eastern Missouri; the city of St. Louis; and 21 counties in western Tennessee.

Website: https://www.stlouisfed.org/

St. Louis district map

Branches

Little Rock
Stephens Building, 111 Center Street, Suite 1000, Little Rock, AR 72201
P.O. Box 1261, Little Rock, AR 72203-1261
(501) 324-8300

Louisville
101 South Fifth Street, Suite 1920, Louisville, KY 40202
(502) 568-9200

Memphis
200 North Main Street, Memphis, TN 38103
P.O. Box 407, Memphis, TN 38101-0407
(901) 523-7171


List of Directors
Class A
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Patricia L. Clarke President and Chief Executive Officer
First National Bank of Raymond
Raymond, Illinois
2021
C. Mitchell Waycaster President and Chief Executive Officer
Renasant Bank
Tupelo, Mississippi
2022
Elizabeth G. McCoy Chief Executive Officer
Planters Bank, Inc.
Hopkinsville, Kentucky
2023
Class B
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Alice K. Houston Chief Executive Officer
HJI Supply Chain Solutions
Louisville, Kentucky
2021
Penelope Pennington Managing Partner
Edward Jones
St. Louis, Missouri
2022

R. Andrew Clyde

President and Chief Executive Officer
Murphy USA Inc.
El Dorado, Arkansas
2023
Class C
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Suzanne Sitherwood
(Chair)
 
President and Chief Executive Officer
Spire Inc.
St. Louis, Missouri
2021
Carolyn Chism Hardy
 
President and Chief Executive Officer
Chism Hardy Investments, LLC
Collierville, Tennessee
2022
James M. McKelvey, Jr.
(Deputy Chair)
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Invisibly, Inc.
St. Louis, Missouri
2023

LITTLE ROCK BRANCH

Appointed by the Federal Reserve Bank:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Jeff Lynch President and Chief Executive Officer
Eagle Bank and Trust
Little Rock, Arkansas
2021
Christopher B. Hegi Chief Executive Officer
First National Bank
El Dorado, Arkansas
2022
Vincent G. Logan Chief Financial Officer and Chief Investment Officer
Native American Agriculture Fund
Fayetteville, Arkansas
2023
Vacancy   2023

 

Appointed by the Board of Governors:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Jamie Henry
(Chair)
Vice President Finance, Emerging Payments
Walmart Inc.
Bentonville, Arkansas
2021

Millie A. Ward

President
Stone Ward
Little Rock, Arkansas

2022

Vickie D. Judy

Chief Financial Officer and Vice President
America's Car-Mart, Inc.
Bentonville, Arkansas
2023


 

LOUISVILLE BRANCH

Appointed by the Federal Reserve Bank:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Ben Reno-Weber Project Director
Greater Louisville Project
Louisville, Kentucky
2021

Patrick J. Glotzbach

Director
New Independent Bancshares, Inc.
Charlestown, Indiana

2022
Tara England Barney President and Chief Executive Officer
Southwest Indiana Chamber of Commerce
Evansville, Indiana
2023
Blake B. Willoughby President
First Breckinridge Bancshares, Inc.
Irvington, Kentucky
2023

 

Appointed by the Board of Governors:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Emerson M. Goodwin Vice President of Operations
ARcare, KentuckyCare
Paducah, Kentucky
2021
David Tatman
 
Director of Engineering
Bendix Spicer Foundation Brake, LLC
Bowling Green, Kentucky
2022
Sadiqa N. Reynolds President and Chief Executive Officer
Louisville Urban League
Louisville, Kentucky
2023


 

MEMPHIS BRANCH

Appointed by the Federal Reserve Bank:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Beverly Crossen Owner
Farmhouse Tupelo
Tupeolo, Mississippi
2021
R. Davy Carter Regional President
Home BancShares, Inc.
Jonesboro, Arkansas
2022
Henry N. Reichle, Jr. President and Chief Executive Officer
Staplcotn
Greenwood, Mississippi
2023
Jeff Agee Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
First Citizens National Bank
Dyersburg, Tennessee
2023

 

Appointed by the Board of Governors:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Eric D. Robertson President
Community LIFT Corporation
Memphis, Tennessee
2021
Katherine Buckman-Gibson
(Chair)
Chief Executive Officer
KBG Technologies, LLC
Memphis, Tennessee
2022
Michael Ugwueke President and Chief Executive Officer
Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare
Memphis, Tennessee
2023

 

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Last Update: April 09, 2021