For release Sept. 23, 1996
ATLANTA FED PRESIDENT ANNOUNCES PROMOTIONJack Guynn, president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, has announced the promotion of Carolyn Healy to assistant vice president in the supervision and regulation department of the Bank's Miami Branch, effective Oct. 1.
In her new position Healy will be responsible for the overall supervision of Latin American/Caribbean foreign banking organizations, which includes supervising field examination teams, the international support unit and the foreign banking organization analysis unit. Healy joined the Miami Branch in 1985 as an assistant examiner. She was promoted to examiner in 1990 and to senior examiner earlier this year. Healy also serves as a member of the System International Operations Committee. A native of Kingston, Jamaica, she earned a bachelor's degree in finance and economics from Simmons College, Boston, and was the recipient of the William Taylor Award for Excellence in Bank Supervision.
The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta serves the Sixth Federal Reserve District, which encompasses Alabama, Florida, Georgia and parts of Louisiana, Mississippi and Tennessee. As part of the nation's central banking system, the Atlanta Fed takes part in setting national monetary policy, supervises and regulates commercial banks, and provides check processing and other payments services to depository institutions and the U.S. government.