Kristie Elmquist – FDIC

Kristie Elmquist was appointed Regional Director of the FDIC’s Dallas Region in 2010.  The Dallas Region spans 8 states, including Arkansas, Colorado, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Tennessee, and Texas. As Regional Director, Ms. Elmquist directs the supervision of more than 1,300 insured depository institutions with assets totaling more than $850 billion.  Kristie has 26 years of FDIC service.  Prior to her current appointment, she served as Deputy Regional Director (Risk Management) in the Dallas Region.  Other management positions that Ms. Elmquist has held include Acting Associate Director, Assistant Regional Director, Field Supervisor, Supervisory Examiner, and Senior Bank Examiner.

Ms. Elmquist holds bank examiner commissions in both Risk Management and Consumer Protection and has worked in three regions (Dallas, Kansas City, and New York) as well as the FDIC’s Washington Office.  She graduated with honors from Iowa State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration – Finance.  She also graduated with honors from the Stonier Graduate School of Banking, University of Delaware.