Brian Rice Appointed to the Portland Branch Board of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

January 21, 2014

Brian Rice

Brian Rice

Portland, OR — The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco has appointed Brian Rice, KeyBank’s regional president for Alaska, Oregon and Washington, to its Portland Branch board of directors. His three-year term began January 1, 2014. The Board of Directors provides the region’s economic perspective to the Federal Reserve Bank’s Board of Directors in San Francisco.

Mr. Rice is responsible for serving and growing KeyBank’s business, commercial and private banking client base. Prior to joining Key Private Bank in June 2002, he managed retail, business banking and private banking teams in Oregon for another major bank. He is a graduate of the University of Washington and the Pacific Coast Banking School. An active member of his community, Mr. Rice serves on the boards of local non-profit organizations including New Avenues for Youth, Oregon Bankers Association, Portland Art Museum, The Freshwater Trust, Regional Arts & Culture Council, Greater Portland, Inc., and SOLV Founders Circle.

Other members of the Portland Branch board include:

Roderick Wendt (chairman), JELD-WEN, Inc.;
S. Randolph Compton, Pioneer Trust Bank, N.A.;
Robert Hale, Hale Companies;
Román D. Hernández, Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt;
Tamara Lundgren, Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc.; and
Dr. Joseph Robertson Jr., Oregon Health & Science University.

Matthew Schiffgens
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
(415) 974-3246

The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, with branch offices in Los Angeles, Seattle, Salt Lake City, and Portland, and a cash processing office in Phoenix, provides wholesale banking services to financial institutions throughout the nine western states. As the nation’s central bank, the Federal Reserve System formulates monetary policy, serves as a bank regulator, administers certain consumer protection laws, and is fiscal agent for the U.S. government. Follow us on Twitter at