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The Clearing House Executive Leadership

TCH's executive team brings deep expertise and many decades of experience to managing industrial strength payments systems, developing next generation payments technology, and engaging with the regulatory, legislative, legal, and law-enforcement communities to contribute to the rulemaking and standard-setting process affecting the country's largest commercial banks.

Our executive team works on behalf of our owner banks, 26 of the largest commercial banks with a U.S. presence, to meet their needs and those of their customers and engages with the CEOs and senior bank executives that comprise our boards and committees to help promote a vibrant, stable, and efficient banking system.

Executive Management

James D. Aramanda

President and Chief Executive Officer

Lee Alexander

Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer

David Cadman

Executive Vice President and Chief Auditor

Stephanie Heller

Executive Vice President and General Counsel

Bill Sweeney

Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer

Russ Waterhouse

Executive Vice President, Product Development and Strategy

Association Executives

Lee Alexander

Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Payments Executives

Jim Colassano

Senior Vice President, Product Development and Strategy

David Drossman

Senior Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer

Dave Fortney

Executive Vice President, Product Development and Management

Alaina Gimbert

Senior Vice President and Associate General Counsel

Rob Hunter

Executive Managing Director, Deputy General Counsel

Irfan Ahmad

Vice President, Product Development and Strategy

Eric Laessig

Senior Vice President and Chief Architect

Steve Ledford

Senior Vice President, Product and Strategy

Jim McDade

Senior Vice President

Sean Reilly

Senior Vice President and Associate General Counsel

Chuck Schmidt

Senior Vice President, Quality Control

Jeffrey Williams

Senior Vice President, Digital Payments Product Management and Development