October 20, 2016

Chair Yellen to host town hall meeting with educators

For release at 12:00 p.m. EDT

Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen will host a town hall meeting with educators from across the country on January 12, 2017. The educators will join the Chair at 7 p.m. EST in the Board Room of the Board's main building in Washington, D.C. and participate via webcast from Federal Reserve Bank offices throughout the country. The Chair will speak briefly about the mission and responsibilities of the Federal Reserve System and then respond to questions from both in-person and webcast participants.

The event will be webcast live at www.federalreserve.gov and YouTube. Twitter and Facebook users can follow the Federal Reserve Board's feed, @FederalReserve, and at https://www.facebook.com/federalreserve and may join the discussion about the event by using the hashtag: #FedTownHall. After the event, the Board will post a transcript and video recording at www.federalreserve.gov.

For media inquiries, call 202-452-2955

Conversation with the Chair: A Teacher Town Hall Meeting

Last Update: October 20, 2016