2021 Director election results and appointmentsNovember 22, 2021
We are pleased to announce the results of the 2021 FHLB Cincinnati Board of Directors (Board) election. In this election, two Kentucky Member Directors, and one at-large Independent Director were elected to the Board. From Kentucky, J. Wade Berry was elected and Greg W. Caudill was re-elected. Danny J. Herron, Nashville, Tennessee, was elected to serve as an Independent Public Interest Director. Ohio Member Director Kathleen A. Rogers was unopposed and, in accordance with federal regulations, was declared elected. All four directors will serve four-year terms commencing January 1, 2022, and expiring December 31, 2025.
The Board ratified election results and took additional action to appoint two Independent Directors to fill the vacancies of two Independent Directors retiring at year-end 2021. Lewis Diaz, Partner, Dinsmore and Shohl, LLP, Covington, Kentucky, was appointed as an Independent Public Interest Director to serve, effective January 1, 2022 through December 31, 2023, representing the remainder of the term of Charles J. Ruma. Leslie Scott Spivey, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, First Student, Inc., Cincinnati, Ohio, was appointed as an Independent Director to serve, effective January 1, 2022 through December 31, 2022, representing the remainder of the term of April Miller Boise.
Additionally, the Board elected James J. Vance, Senior Vice President & Co-Chief Investment Officer, Western-Southern Life Assurance Co., Cincinnati, Ohio, to serve as Vice Chair of the Board. His two-year term commences January 1, 2022, and expires December 31, 2023.