About TCH
  • Jim Colassano
    Jim Colassano
    Senior Vice President, Product Development and Strategy

    Mr. Colassano is Senior Vice President in the Product Development and Strategy group, focusing on bank readiness and product strategy for TCH’s real-time payments program.

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    David Drossman
    Senior Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer

    David Drossman is senior vice president and chief information security officer for The Clearing House, responsible for the overall strategy, development, implementation and management of the company’s comprehensive information security program.

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    Hank Farrar
    Senior Vice President, Sales and Relationship Management

    Mr. Farrar oversees the Customer Relationship Management and Sales function for The Clearing House.

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    Dave Fortney
    Executive Vice President, Product Development and Management

    Mr. Fortney is responsible for defining strategy, identifying synergistic opportunities and overseeing the development of new products for the company.

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    Alaina Gimbert
    Senior Vice President and Associate General Counsel

    Alaina Gimbert is Senior Vice President and Associate General Counsel at The Clearing House where she serves as in-house counsel to The Clearing House’s wire, ACH, check image, and real-time payment systems.

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    Rob Hunter
    Executive Managing Director and Deputy General Counsel

    Mr. Hunter serves as the senior payments lawyer supporting The Clearing House's ACH, wire transfer, and check image payment networks.

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    Eric Laessig
    Senior Vice President and Chief Architect

    Eric Laessig is a Senior Vice President and Chief Architect for The Clearing House where he leads the Enterprise Architecture Group responsible for developing and driving the strategic technical architectures that support the business goals of The Clearing House. 

  • Steve Ledford
    Steve Ledford
    Senior Vice President, Product and Strategy

    Mr. Ledford works with payments leaders on strategic issues facing our banks today and leads initiatives to address them, such as real-time payments.

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    Jim McDade
    Senior Vice President, CHIPS and Check Image

    Jim McDade is a Senior Vice President at The Clearing House with overall responsibility for the CHIPS and Check Image Product lines.

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    Sean Reilly
    Senior Vice President and Associate General Counsel

    Sean Reilly is Senior Vice President and Associate General Counsel for The Clearing House.

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    Chuck Schmidt
    Senior Vice President, Quality Control

    Chuck Schmidt is a Senior Vice President for The Clearing House and leads the Quality Control group at The Clearing House. 

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    Jeffrey Williams
    Senior Vice President, Digital Payments Product Management and Development

    Jeffrey Williams is Senior Vice President of Product Development and Management, responsible for business activities for The Clearing House’s emerging digital payments services.