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Jeanne Rentezelas is senior vice president and general counsel, overseeing the Bank's Legal, Law Enforcement and Facilities Management Departments. Jeanne also serves as the Bank's ethics officer, and currently serves as the chair of the System's Subcommittee of Legal Counsel.
Before joining the Bank on June 21, 2010, she served as counsel at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) in Washington, D.C. She actively participated in briefing FDIC Chairman Sheila Bair and represented the FDIC in federal interagency meetings, including serving on the Payment Fraud Working Group and President Obama's Nondiscrimination Working Group.
Prior to joining the FDIC, Jeanne was of counsel with Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young, LLP, in Cherry Hill, NJ, where she advised banks and other financial institutions on various financial regulatory matters. Before that, she was vice president and senior assistant counsel with Popular Financial Holdings, Inc. of Marlton, NJ. She was also an associate in the financial services department of the Philadelphia office of Blank Rome, LLP, and a law clerk to Federal Magistrate Judge M. Faith Angell.
Jeanne is a graduate of the Rutgers University School of Law and Cornell University.