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Jennifer C. Kelly

Photo of Jennifer C. Kelly Senior Deputy Comptroller for Bank Supervision Policy and Chief National Bank Examiner

Jennifer C. Kelly is the Senior Deputy Comptroller for Bank Supervision Policy and Chief National Bank Examiner at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC).

In this role, Ms. Kelly directs the formulation of policies and procedures for the supervision and examination of national banks, chairs the agency's Committee on Bank Supervision, and serves on the OCC's Executive Committee. She assumed this role in August 2014.

Ms. Kelly previously served as Senior Deputy Comptroller for Midsize and Community Bank Supervision, where she was responsible for supervising more than 1,800 national banks and federal savings associations, as well as 2,000 OCC employees

Ms. Kelly's prior positions include Deputy Comptroller for Midsize Bank Supervision and Deputy Comptroller for Continuing Education, with responsibility for the training and development of the OCC’s examining staff.

Ms. Kelly joined the OCC in 1979 as an Assistant National Bank Examiner in San Francisco and was commissioned as a National Bank Examiner in 1983. She has a broad supervision background, including extensive experience in problem bank supervision and policy development. Also, she completed a yearlong assignment in the Bank of England’s bank supervision department.

Ms. Kelly holds a bachelor of arts degree in economics from Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, Massachusetts.