Donna M. Deale
Deputy Comptroller for Thrift Supervision
Donna M. Deale is Deputy Comptroller for Thrift Supervision at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC).
In this role, Ms. Deale reports to the Senior Deputy Comptroller for Midsize/Community Bank Supervision and leads the OCC’s ongoing effort to fully integrate the supervision of federal savings associations into its mission while ensuring a balanced, consistent interpretation and application of supervisory policies to the thrift industry. Ms. Deale assumed these responsibilities in July 2012.
Ms. Deale joined the OCC in 2011 as a Senior Operations Risk Expert in the Chief National Bank Examiner’s Office after transferring from the Office of the Thrift Supervision (OTS). In that role, she provided critical leadership to the effort to integrate OCC and OTS supervision policies.
Prior to joining the OCC, Ms. Deale served as Director, Holding Companies and International Activities at the OTS from 2006 through 2011. Before that she served as the Assistant Managing Director for Examinations and Supervision, with responsibility for leading the development and implementation of policies relating to capital, credit risk, corporate governance, accounting, compliance, the Bank Secrecy Act and anti-money laundering, trust, thrift holding companies, insurance activities, and information technology.
Ms. Deale began her regulatory career with the Federal Home Loan Bank Board in 1986 and transitioned to the OTS when it was established in 1989.
She holds a bachelor of science degree in business administration and a master of business administration from the University of Maryland.