Sheila C. Bair
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Sheila C. Bair

Sheila Colleen Bair took her place as the 28th president of Washington College in Chestertown, MD on August 1, 2015. Previously, she served as the 19th Chair of the U.S. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation . She was appointed to the post for a five-year term on June 26, 2006 by George W. Bush. Bair served as a member of the FDIC Board of Directors through July 8, 2011. She is not to be confused with Sheila S. Blair, a leading scholar of Islamic art. Wikipedia*

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Sheila C. Bair has 84 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2001 Senate Committee as a Chair for the Commodity Futures Trading Commission. The year with the most videos was 2008 with 19 videos as a Chair for the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 3,757 views per program. Most appearances with Richard A. Brown (11), Ross Waldrop (7), John Corston (7). Most common tags: Banking & Financial Markets, U.S. Economy, Regulation.

Appearances by Title:August 1, 2015 - Present President, Washington College Videos: 1 c. October 29, 1993 - Present Chair, Commodity Futures Trading Commission Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2013 - Present Member, United States, Shadow Financial Regulatory Committee Videos: 0 c. August 1, 2011 - Present Senior Adviser, Pew Charitable Trusts Videos: 0


Chair, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation c. March 26, 2007 - c. July 8, 2011 Videos: 82 U.S. Representative Candidate,
c. January 1, 1990 - c. June 1, 1990 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • Award Ceremony for <em>Hamilton</em>

    Award Ceremony for Hamilton

    Lin-Manuel Miranda was presented with a Special Achievement Award from the board of the George Washington Book Prize. Mr. Miranda is the…

  • State of the Financial Sector

    State of the Financial Sector

    Former FDIC Chair Sheila Bair and House Financial Services Committee Chair Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) talked about the state of the financial…

  • Leadership and Governance

    Leadership and Governance

    Panelists talked about governance and leadership. They focused on American government, including partisanship, campaign finance, the politicization…

  • Role of Banking System

    Role of Banking System

    Panelists talked about the state of the banking system and its role in the U.S. Topics included the role of banks in a changing society, the 2008…

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