J. Alfred Broaddus, Jr.

J. Alfred Broaddus, Jr.

President (retired), Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond

Mr. Broaddus retired from the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond in 2004, where he had served as president from 1993 to 2004. In this role, he served as a member of the Federal Open Market Committee of the Federal Reserve System. Prior to his term as president, he held a variety of positions in his 34-year career with the Bank, including director of research. He was a member of the Economic Advisory Panel of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York from 2004 to 2009.

Mr. Broaddus received his B.A. degree in political science from Washington and Lee University in 1961, and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in economics from Indiana University in 1970 and 1972, respectively. He also earned a graduate degree from the Center for Advanced European Studies at the University of Strasbourg, France, in 1962 while on a Fulbright Fellowship. He served in the U.S. Army from 1962 to 1964. He received honorary doctor of laws degrees from Washington and Lee in 1993, Hampden-Sydney College in 2004, and a Distinguished Alumnus Award from Indiana in 1996.

Mr. Broaddus is currently a director of Faison Enterprises, Inc. and Markel Corporation and is a former director of Albemarle Corporation, Owens and Minor, Inc., and T. Rowe Price Group. He is also a former member of the board of visitors of Virginia Commonwealth University. Active in civic work in Richmond, Mr. Broaddus is currently a member of the boards of directors of the McMahon-Parater Foundation, the Richmond S.P.C.A., the Richmond Symphony Foundation, Venture Richmond, and the Virginia Council on Economic Education. He is a former chairman of the boards of St. Christopher’s School and the United Way of Greater Richmond, and a former member of the boards of the American Civil War Center, the Richmond Memorial Health Foundation, and the Virginia Historical Society. He is also a former member of the advisory board of the Massey Cancer Center at the VCU Medical Center.


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