Media Advisories

Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) to Meet November 13

(Archived Content)


WASHINGTON – On Tuesday, November 13, 2012, Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner will preside over an open session of the Financial Stability Oversight Council (Council).  The Council will discuss, among other topics, proposed recommendations regarding money market mutual fund reform pursuant to the Council’s authority under section 120 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.   



  • Tim Geithner, Treasury Secretary (Chairperson of the Council)
  • Ben Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
  • Edward DeMarco, Acting Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency
  • Gary Gensler, Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission
  • Martin Gruenberg, Acting Chairman of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
  • Debbie Matz, Chairman of the National Credit Union Administration
  • Mary Schapiro, Chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Thomas Curry, Comptroller of the Currency
  • Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • S. Roy Woodall, Jr., Independent Member with Insurance Expertise
  • John Ducrest, Commissioner, Louisiana Office of Financial Institutions (non-voting member)
  • John Huff, Director, Missouri Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions, and Professional Registration (non-voting member)
  • David Massey, Deputy Securities Administrator, North Carolina Department of the Secretary of State, Securities Division (non-voting member)
  • Michael McRaith, Director of the Federal Insurance Office (non-voting member) 


Tuesday, November 13, 2012

2:30 PM EST



U.S. Department of the Treasury

Cash Room

1500 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Washington, D.C.


This event is open to the press.  A live webcast of the open session will be available at

All interested media, including press credentialed with Treasury, should RSVP by 4:00 p.m. EST Friday, November 9, to Ronda Buckmon at  Media without Treasury press credentials must include the following information for access into the building: full legal name, date of birth, Social Security number, and country of citizenship.  Press with camera equipment must also include a brief description of equipment.


Press with camera equipment should arrive at the Alexander Hamilton entrance (15th Street and Alexander Hamilton Avenue) by 1:00 p.m. to allow time for equipment sweeps.  All other press must arrive at the North entrance (15th Street and New York Avenue) no later than 1:45 p.m. and proceed to room 2127.  No vehicles will be permitted onto Treasury grounds; equipment must be carried in.