Rosemary Turner Joins the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco’s Economic Advisory Council

March 2, 2016

San Francisco, CA – The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco announced that Rosemary Turner, president of UPS Northern California, was appointed a member of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco’s Economic Advisory Council (EAC), effective February 1, 2016.

Rosemary Turner

Rosemary Turner

In her 37 years with UPS she has managed areas that span West to East Coast. In her current role she ensures that UPS provides the logistical capabilities to support new business in Northern and Central California, and Northern Nevada. Her territory includes the metro areas of Bakersfield, Oakland, Reno, Sacramento, San Francisco, San Jose and Santa Barbara.

Ms. Turner is also actively engaged within the community. She serves as the vice-chair for the Comcast Diversity & Inclusion Council, the board of directors for the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, and is a member of the Bay Area Council executive committee and co-chair of the Council’s transportation committee. Ms. Turner is the president of the Loyola Marymount University African American Alumni Association. She is also a member of the board of trustees for Pacific Region Boys & Girls Club. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Accounting at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles and a Certification in Total Quality Management at Cosumnes River College in Sacramento.

EAC members provide the Bank’s senior management with information on current and pending developments in the regional and national economies. All members serve three year terms.

The balance of the San Francisco Fed’s Economic Advisory Council includes:

George Zinn (chairman), corporate vice president and treasurer, Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, WA.
John E. (Jack) Pelo (vice chairman), president and CEO, Swire Coca-Cola USA, Draper, UT.
James Beer, executive vice president and CFO, McKesson Corporation, San Francisco, CA.
Jake Boyer, president and CEO, The Boyer Company, Salt Lake City, UT.
Ian T. Clark, CEO, Genentech, San Francisco, CA.
Theodore (Ted) F. Craver, Jr., chairman, president and CEO, Edison International, Rosemead, CA.
Philip L. Francis, retired executive chairman, PetSmart, Inc., Phoenix, AZ.
Kathryn A. Hall, CEO and co-chief investment officer, Hall Capital Partners, LLC, San Francisco, CA.
Donald R. Knauss, retired executive chairman, The Clorox Company, Oakland, CA.
Kevin C. Leader, principal vice president and treasurer, Bechtel Corporation, San Francisco, CA.
Jacqueline D. Reses, Square Capital Lead, Square, Inc., San Francisco, CA.
Mary Pat B. Thompson, CFO and senior vice president, MWI Veterinary Supply, Inc., Boise, ID.


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


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