Fills Additional Vacancies on the Board
Washington, D.C. – The Board of Directors of the Conference of State Bank Supervisors (CSBS) has appointed as its new Chairman-Elect, Commissioner of the Wyoming Division of Banking Albert L. Forkner, effective immediately. Forkner was appointed to complete a partial term vacancy created by the resignation of former Ohio Superintendent Charles J. Dolezal.
Forker has served as Wyoming banking commissioner since 2012. In his role, Forkner works to maintain a financial regulatory system for Wyoming that promotes a progressive banking environment, ensures fair and lawful consumer related financial transactions, provides the public with convenient, safe and competitive banking and allows for economic development within this state. Previously, Forkner served as assistant banking commissioner and later acting banking commissioner of Wyoming.
The CSBS Board of Directors has also appointed the following officers to fill resulting vacancies on the Board: Mississippi Commissioner Charlotte N. Corley was appointed to Vice-Chairman; South Dakota Director Bret Afdahl was appointed to Treasurer; and Minnesota Deputy Commissioner Shane Deal was appointed to Secretary. Texas Banking Commissioner Charles G. Cooper remains Chairman of the Board.
The full CSBS Board officers, who comprise the CSBS Executive Committee, include:
Chairman: Charles G. Cooper, Commissioner, Texas Department of Banking
Chairman-Elect: Albert L. Forkner, Bank Commissioner, Wyoming Division of Banking
Vice Chairman: Charlotte N. Corley, Commissioner, Mississippi Department of Banking and Consumer Finance
Treasurer: Bret Afdahl, Director, South Dakota Division of Banking
Secretary: Shane Deal, Deputy Commissioner, Minnesota Department of Commerce
Immediate Past Chairman: Candace A. Franks, Commissioner, Arkansas State Bank Department