February 10 – Fed Governor Daniel Tarullo has announced his plan to resign as a member of the Federal Reserve Board, effective on or around April 5. He has been a member of the board since January 2009.
Tarullo was appointed to the board by President Barack Obama for a term ending Jan. 31, 2022. During his time on the board, he served as chairman of the Committee on Supervision and Regulation. He was also chairman of the Financial Stability Board’s Standing Committee on Supervisory and Regulatory Cooperation.
Before joining the board, Tarullo was a law professor at Georgetown University Law Center, where he taught courses in international financial regulation, international law and banking law. Prior to joining Georgetown Law, he held several senior positions in the Clinton administration, and before that, served on the staff of the late Sen. Edward M. Kennedy.