Yellen appointed President of San Francisco Fed

Janet Yellen was appointed President & CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco this week. She will take up the position in June, succeeding Robert Parry. Yellen served as a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve from 1994 to 1997.

Dr. Janet L. Yellen has been appointed President & Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, according to an announcement by George M. Scalise, Chairman of the San Francisco Fed's Board of Directors. Dr. Yellen is