People on the Move: Chris D’Angelo, Richard Lepley, Nellisha Ramdass, CFPB
The CFPB has made appointments to three leadership positions within the bureau:
Chris D’Angelo will serve as the CFPB’s associate director for supervision, enforcement and fair lending. D’Angelo joined the CFPB in June 2011 and previously served as senior advisor to the director and as an attorney in the office of enforcement. Before joining the agency, he served with the U.S. Treasury Department, where he was senior advisor to the undersecretary for domestic finance and worked on financial regulation. Before entering public service, D’Angelo worked as an associate at Cravath, Swaine, and Moore in New York and later at Williams & Connolly in Washington, D.C.
Richard Lepley has been named to the role of principal deputy general counsel in the office of the general counsel in the CFPB’s legal division. For the past five years, Lepley has worked as the deputy general counsel for general law, ethics and oversight at the bureau. Prior to joining the CFPB in 2010, he was the acting assistant general counsel for general law and ethics at the Treasury Department, working on draft legislation that became the Consumer Financial Protection Act. Before joining Treasury, Lepley spent more than two decades as a litigator and manager at the U.S. Department of Justice.
Nellisha Ramdass has been appointed as the CFPB’s deputy chief operating officer. Ramdass previously was in charge of team operations in the office of technology and innovation, including serving as the acting deputy chief information officer. Prior to joining the bureau, she worked as a senior adviser to the chief operating officer in the Department of Education’s federal student aid division. Before that, Ramdass was a senior contracting officer at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.