CFPB Announces Senior, Executive Leadership Appointments

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Kathy Kraninger yesterday announced that Brian Johnson will serve as the bureau’s deputy director. Johnson joined the bureau in late 2017 and has served as acting deputy director since July 2018.Also joining the bureau’s leadership team will be CFPB veteran Kate Fulton, who will serve as COO, and Yasaman Sutton, who will serve as senior adviser and counselor to the director.
In addition, the bureau announced that Melissa Brand will serve as director of the office of civil rights, and Jim Rice will serve as assistant director of the office of service member affairs.