Richard W. Fisher
President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Richard Fisher, who will step down this month after 10 years at the helm of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, reflected on his tenure during a recent Baker Institute event. Scroll to the bottom of this page to watch a video of his March 9, 2015, address, part of the Founding Director's Lecture Series.
Fisher is a member of the Federal Open Market Committee, the Federal Reserve’s principal monetary policymaking group. Before joining the Dallas Federal Reserve Bank in 2005, he was the vice chairman of strategic advisory firm Kissinger McLarty Associates. Fisher served as deputy U.S. trade representative with the rank of ambassador from 1997 to 2001. In 1987, he created Fisher Capital Management and Fisher Ewing Partners.
Welcome and Introduction
The Honorable Edward P. Djerejian
Founding Director, Baker Institute
Founding Director’s Lecture Series
The Founding Director’s Lecture Series is designed to engage the public in the Baker Institute’s policy areas of expertise. This series provides a unique forum for Baker Institute Roundtable members, faculty, students and the Houston community to become more informed about key issues of our time, including energy, health care, the Middle East, science and technology policy, tax and expenditure policy, and more. A reception before the event and a post-lecture question-and-answer session allow guests to engage in thoughtful conversation.