WASHINGTON (12/14/07)--The Federal Reserve Board Thursday announced the names of seven new members of its Thrift Advisory Council (TIAC), including Christopher T. Jillson of Sandia Laboratory FCU in Albuquerque, N.M., a former Credit Union National Association (CUNA) board member. TIAC is an advisory group made up of twelve representatives from thrift institutions. The council was established by the Board in 1980 and includes members from savings and loan associations, savings banks, and credit unions. It meets three times each year with the Board of Governors to discuss developments relating to thrift institutions, the housing industry, mortgage finance, and regulatory issues. In addition to Jillson, the new TIAC members, named for two-year terms beginning Jan. 1, 2008, are:
* F. Edward Broadwell, Jr., chairman/CEO, HomeTrust Bank, Asheville, N.C.; * Michael W. Perry. Chairman/CEO, IndyMac Bank, F.S.B., Pasadena, Ca.; * Joseph R. Ficalora, chairman, president/CEO, New York Community Bancorp, Westbury, N. Y.; * Curtis L. Hage, chairman/CEO, Home Federal Bank, Sioux Falls, S.D.; * Peter L. Judkins, president/CEO, Franklin Savings Bank, Farmington, Me.; and * William A. Donius, chairman/CEO, Pulaski Bank, St. Louis, Mo.