Dorothy J. Bridges is the former Senior Vice President of Public Affairs, Outreach and Community Development of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, one of the twelve regional banks in the Federal Reserve System.
Bridges served as Senior Vice President from July 2011 until June 2018.
Prior to joining the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, Bridges served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of City First Bank, a commercial bank providing financial services in low- and moderate-income communities, from 2008 until July 2011, and as President and Chief Executive Officer of Franklin National Bank, a Minneapolis commercial bank, from 1999 to 2008.
Bridges’ extensive experience in the banking industry, as a senior leader of a reserve bank and as the Chief Executive Officer of two commercial banks, gives her valuable industry and regulatory oversight expertise.
Bridges holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Montana.