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Advisory: Media Availability to Introduce New Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Director Kathy Kraninger

Washington, D.C. – Kathy Kraninger, the new director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, will hold a media availability for credentialed press only at the Bureau’s headquarters at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11.

Who: Kathleen Kraninger, Director, Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.

Where: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, 1700 G St. NW, Washington, D.C., B-Level conference room area.

When: Dec. 11, 2:30 p.m.

Photo Ops: Up to five minute photo/video opportunity at beginning of the availability.

Reporters: Pen and pad Q&A with accredited media only. Members of the press attending must have a White House or congressional media credential. Electronic media will only be permitted during the first five minutes of the news availability. This includes still photographers and video.

How: Attendees must gather in lobby area at the security entrance at the corner of 17th and G streets NW no later than 2:15 p.m. for escort to the conference room. Attendees must stay on the basement conference room level. Reporters can dial into the press availability in listen-only mode: (888) 652-9743; Passcode: 9248909



The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is a 21st century agency that helps consumer finance markets work by making rules more effective, by consistently and fairly enforcing those rules, and by empowering consumers to take more control over their economic lives. For more information, visit