Karen Boehler

Deputy Comptroller for the Western District

Karen Boehler is the Deputy Comptroller for the Western District of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC).

In this role, Ms. Boehler is responsible for the supervision of 176 institutions located in 19 states with assets totaling $156 billion. She is based in Denver, Colorado, and supervises a staff of nearly 300 people, who operate out of 9 field offices and 6 satellite offices. She took on these duties in January 2021.

Prior to becoming the Deputy Comptroller, Ms. Boehler served as the Associate Deputy Comptroller for the Western District. She has served the OCC in a variety of bank supervision and leadership roles throughout her 36-year OCC career. Ms. Boehler earned her National Bank Examiner commission in 1989 and the Federal Thrift Regulator certification in 2013.

Ms. Boehler is a graduate of the University of Colorado in Boulder.