Scott Anchin is vice president, senior operational risk and payments policy for the Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA). In this role, Anchin advocates ICBA’s payments and operational risk policy issues before financial regulatory agencies and Congress.
For almost 10 years, Anchin served as a key leader for many of the Federal Reserve’s payments initiatives and led collaborative stakeholder work groups to identify and solve industry issues, while also serving as the chief administrative officer for an intergovernmental payments technology program.
Prior to his time at the Fed, Anchin worked in a variety of policy roles at the White House Office of Management and Budget, Bloomberg LP, and the US Department of Homeland Security. Most recently, he worked as a consultant and advisor to payments industry associations, banks, and financial technology companies.
Anchin holds a Bachelor of Science in finance from Syracuse University, a Master of Arts in political science and a Juris Doctor from Case Western Reserve University, and a Master of Laws from Georgetown University.