Josias A. Aleman serves as senior vice president and general auditor of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. In this capacity, Mr. Aleman has leadership responsibility for the Audit Division and provides the Bank’s Board of Directors assurance that the organization’s network of risk management, control, and governance processes, as designed and represented by management, is adequate and functioning in an appropriate manner. To provide for the independence of the Audit Division, Mr. Aleman reports functionally and administratively to the Board of Directors through the Audit Committee.

Mr. Aleman began his career with the Bank in 1994. He holds a B.B.A. degree in Economics and an M.B.A. with an emphasis in Finance and Human Resources from the University of Oklahoma. Mr. Aleman is also a graduate of the Stonier Graduate School of Banking sponsored by the American Bankers Association. He is a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors and is a Certified Internal Auditor and a Certified Information Systems Auditor.