ALEXANDRIA, Va. (7/14/15)--Monica Hughes Davy has been named director of the National Credit Union Administration’s Office of Minority and Women Inclusion, the agency announced Monday.
Before coming to the NCUA, she served as executive director of the Internal Revenue Service Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.
“NCUA takes our responsibilities very seriously in supporting greater diversity among our workforce and in our contracting, and we have found an excellent individual to lead this important office,” said NCUA Chair Debbie Matz. “Monica’s public service has been marked by a deep commitment to fairness and promoting opportunity, and she has shown the kind of thoughtful and innovative leadership that will be a great addition to this agency.”
Davy’s previous work included leading the Food and Drug Administration’s Office of Equal Employment Opportunity and Diversity Management as acting director and serving as senior trial attorney at the Department of Health and Human Services. Davy holds degrees from Howard University School of Law and George Mason University.
The NCUA’s Office of Minority and Women Inclusion oversees issues related to diversity in management, employment and business activities. The office works to ensure equal opportunities for everyone in NCUA’s workforce, programs and contracts, to preserve minority depository institutions and to develop standards to assess the diversity policies and practices of credit unions regulated by NCUA.