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Nikki R. Lanier

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Nikki R. Lanier is senior vice president and regional executive of the Louisville
Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. She is also a member of the Bank’s
Management Committee. Her experience includes serving as personnel cabinet
secretary for the Commonwealth of Kentucky, chief human resources officer for
Charter Schools USA, vice-chancellor of human resources for Maricopa Community
Colleges, and other positions in both the health care and legal fields. Ms. Jackson
earned a JD from the University of Miami School of Law and a BA in Journalism
from Hampton University. She is a member of the National Society for Human
Resource Management, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., the National Employment
Law Council, and the International Women’s Forum. She serves on the boards of
Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest, One West, Louisville Public Media, and
Family Scholar House. Her previous board memberships have included Women
for Women, Kentucky Retirement Systems, Kentucky Deferred Compensation
Authority, and Kentucky Mutual Employers Insurance.

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