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, 2011. In 2019, he is a 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 adjunct faculty member and PhD adviser 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
D. Bryan Jordan Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer
First Horizon National Corporation
Memphis, Tennessee
2019
Elizabeth G. McCoy President and Chief Executive Officer
Planters Bank
Hopkinsville, Kentucky
2020

Patricia L. Clarke

President and Chief Executive Officer
First National Bank of Raymond
Raymond, Illinois

2021
Class B
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Alice K. Houston Chief Executive Officer
HJI Supply Chain Solutions
Louisville, Kentucky
2019
John N. Roberts, III President and Chief Executive Officer
J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc.
Lowell, Arkansas
2020
Daniel J. Ludeman President and Chief Executive Officer
Concordance Academy of Leadership
St. Louis, Missouri
2021
Class C
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Kathleen M. Mazzarella
(Chair)
Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer
Graybar Electric Company, Inc.
St. Louis, Missouri
2019
James M. McKelvey, Jr.
 
Chief Executive Officer
Invisibly
St. Louis, Missouri
2020

Suzanne Sitherwood
(Deputy Chair)

President and Chief Executive Officer
Spire Inc.
St. Louis, Missouri
2021

LITTLE ROCK BRANCH

Appointed by the Federal Reserve Bank:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
R. Andrew Clyde President and Chief Executive Officer
Murphy USA, Inc.
El Dorado, Arkansas
2019
Keith Glover President and Chief Executive Officer
Producers Rice Mill, Inc.
Stuttgart, Arkansas
2020
Karama Neal President
Southern Bancorp Community Partners
Little Rock, Arkansas
2020
Jeff Lynch President and Chief Executive Officer
Eagle Bank and Trust
Little Rock, Arkansas
2021

 

Appointed by the Board of Governors:
Name Title Term expires
December 31

Millie A. Ward
(Chair)

President
Stone Ward
Little Rock, Arkansas
2019
Vickie D. Judy Chief Financial Officer and Vice President
America's Car-Mart, Inc.
Bentonville, Arkansas
2020
Jamie Henry
 
Vice President Finance, Emerging Payments
Walmart Inc.
Bentonville, Arkansas
2021


 

LOUISVILLE BRANCH

Appointed by the Federal Reserve Bank:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Patrick J. Glotzbach President and Chief Executive Officer
New Independent Bancshares, Inc.
Charlestown, Indiana
2019
Emerson M. Goodwin Vice President of Operations
ARcare d/b/a KentuckyCare
Paducah, Kentucky
2020
Blake B. Willoughby President
First Breckinridge Bancshares, Inc.
Irvington, Kentucky
2020
Ben Reno-Weber Chief Storyteller
MobileServe
Louisville, Kentucky
2021

 

Appointed by the Board of Governors:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Randy W. Schumaker
(Chair)
Former President and Chief Management Officer
Logan Aluminum, Inc.
Russellville, Kentucky
2019
Sadiqa N. Reynolds President and Chief Executive Officer
Louisville Urban League
Louisville, Kentucky
2020
Millie Marshall
 
President
Toyota Motor Mfg., Indiana, Inc.
Princeton, Indiana
2021


 

MEMPHIS BRANCH

Appointed by the Federal Reserve Bank:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
J. Brice Fletcher Chairman
First National Bank of Eastern Arkansas
Forrest City, Tennessee
2019
Michael E. Cary President and Chief Executive Officer
Carroll Bank and Trust
Huntingdon, Tennessee
2020
Michael Ugwueke President and Chief Executive Officer
Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare
Memphis, Tennessee
2020
Beverly Crossen Owner
Farmhouse Tupelo
Tupeolo, Mississippi
2021

 

Appointed by the Board of Governors:
Name Title Term expires
December 31
Carolyn Chsim Hardy President and Chief Executive Officer
Chism Hardy Investments, LLC
Collierville, Tennessee
2019
David T. Cochran, Jr. Partner
CoCo Planting Co.
Avon, Mississippi
2020
Eric D. Robertson
(Chair)
President
Community LIFT Corporation
Memphis, Tennessee
2021

 

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Last Update: February 25, 2019