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TCH Annual Conference

Amy Smith, AAP, CAE

Amy Smith brings more than 32 years of sales and marketing experience in the financial services industry to her leadership position as Vice President and Executive Director of The Clearing House Payments Authority. She manages the organization’s 12 person team of payments experts and provides strategic focus with the goal of maximizing value to a membership of more than 1,100+ financial institutions and 2000+ corporate subscribers in Michigan, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, the Chicago area, Puerto Rico, the US Virgin Islands and beyond. She is an Accredited Automated Clearing House Professional (AAP) and Certified Association Executive (CAE).

Smith served as President of The Payments Authority for 17 years and before that in electronic product management, treasury sales, consulting and marketing roles at Comerica Bank, Continental Bank, Bank of America and Arthur Andersen & Co.

Smith has served in a volunteer leadership capacity for a number of statewide and national organizations including the Payments Executive Leadership Forum, the Detroit Treasury Management Association, the Nacha Board of Directors and the Michigan Society of Association Executives (MSAE) and is a frequent speaker at various industry events and conferences.