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NCUA Chairman Hood announced appointment of Lenwood Brooks to be Assistant to the Chairman and Director of External Affairs
Posted May 22, 2019 by CUNA Advocacy

Earlier today, NCUA Chairman Hood announced that he has appointed Lenwood Brooks as the Assistant to the Chairman and Director of External Affairs.  Mr. Brooks joins the NCUA from the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association, where he served as Vice President of Communications and led the trade association’s external affairs activities. His position reports directly to the Chairman and he will manage the agency’s Office of Public and Congressional Affairs as well as intergovernmental and stakeholder relations.


NCUA Chairman Hood Appoints Lenwood Brooks as the Assistant to the Chairman and Director of External Affairs

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (May 22, 2019) – Today, National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Chairman Rodney E. Hood announced he has appointed H. Lenwood Brooks, V, to serve as Assistant to the Chairman and Director of External Affairs for the NCUA.

Mr. Brooks joins the NCUA from the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association, where he served as Vice President of Communications and led the trade association’s external affairs activities. He will report directly to the Chairman and will manage the agency’s Office of Public and Congressional Affairs as well as intergovernmental and stakeholder relations.

“I have known Lenwood for nearly a decade, and I look forward to him being an integral part of my team,” said Chairman Hood. “He has significant public policy experience and combines it with a deep understanding of public affairs.”

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