Christman of Principal Bank Named Vice President of Fe
Reserve Advisory Council
January 12, 2010 09:54 AM Eastern Time
DES MOINES, Iowa--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Barrie G. Christman, chair of Principal Bank®, has been named vice pres
Federal Reserve Board’s Thrift Institutions Advisory Council (TIAC) for 2010.
TIAC is an advisory group established by the board in 1980 to discuss developments relating to thrift institutions, the housing indust
finance and regulatory issues. The 12-member council includes representatives from savings and loan associations, savings banks an
and meets three times a year with the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.
“The Federal Reserve is interested in understanding how its policies and programs have been impacting Main Street during this econ
Christman. “In some respects, we are the eyes and ears in our communities, helping them fine tune their actions for optimal impact.”
Christman was first appointed to the council on Jan. 1, 2009, for a two-year term.
Christman joined the Principal Financial Group® in 2001 as president and CEO of Principal Bank. Previously Christman was execu
of Huntington National Bank in Columbus, Ohio. She has worked in the banking industry for more than 35 years.
About Principal Bank
Principal Bank®, a member of the Principal Financial Group®, is an FDIC insured federal savings bank. Principal Bank provides fle
products and services via other Principal Financial Group affiliates, the Internet or telephone. Products and services include a suite o
checking and savings accounts, money market accounts, certificates of deposit, consumer and home equity loans, home equity lines
and debit cards, small account rollovers from qualified retirement plans and health savings accounts and deposit and loan services to
medium-sized businesses. For more information, visit www.principalbank.com.
About the Principal Financial Group
The Principal Financial Group®(The Principal®)1 is a leader in offering businesses, individuals and insti