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Thomas J. Curry
Comptroller of the CurrencyOffice of the Comptroller of the Currency
As Comptroller of the Currency since 2012, Thomas J. Curry is the administrator of the federal banking system and chief officer of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC). The OCC supervises more than 1,400 national banks and federal savings associations and about 50 federal branches and agencies of foreign banks in the United States. The Comptroller also has been a director of the FDIC since 2004, and served as Chairman of the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) from 2013 to 2015. As Comptroller, he most recently served as Chairman of the NeighborWorks® America Board of Directors from 2014 to 2016. Prior to joining the FDIC’s Board of Directors, Mr. Curry served five Massachusetts Governors as the Commonwealth's Commissioner of Banks from 1990 to 1991 and from 1995 to 2003, and as Acting Commissioner from 1994 to 1995. He entered state government in 1982 as an attorney with the Massachusetts’ Secretary of State’s Office. He is a graduate of Manhattan College (summa cum laude), and received his law degree from the New England School of Law.