WASHINGTON (12/30/11)--The President's Advisory Council on Financial Capability has scheduled its first open meeting of 2012 for Jan. 19 at 10 a.m. (ET).
The council agenda is expected to include the following topics:
- A report from the council's subcommittees on financial access, research and evaluation, partnerships, and youth) on their progress on various projects;
- A review of membership and composition of the subcommittees; and
- Reports from outside experts about practices and innovations regarding financial capability in the workplace.
The council is composed of two ex officio federal officials and 11 non-governmental members appointed by the president and with relevant backgrounds such as financial services, consumer protection, financial access and education. Current members include Roland "Arty" Arteaga, president/CEO of the Defense Credit Union Council.