Diane M. Raley

Diane Raley

Senior Vice President of Regional, Public and Community Affairs Division and Chief of Staff
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
1 Memorial Drive
Kansas City, Missouri 64198


Diane M. Raley is senior vice president of the Regional, Public and Community Affairs Division. She is chief of staff for Bank President Esther George and a member of the Bank’s Management Committee.

Ms. Raley oversees the Bank’s communications and public service initiatives throughout the Tenth Federal Reserve District, including the regional economists at the Bank’s Denver, Oklahoma City and Omaha branch offices. She leads the Tenth Federal Reserve District’s programs in community development and economic education, including District Money Museums.

Ms. Raley leads the Bank’s government and media relations. Her responsibilities include leading internal communication, media relations and the Bank’s public website.

Ms. Raley joined the Bank’s Public Affairs Department in 1998. She was appointed to the official staff in 2001, to vice president in 2004, and to senior vice president and corporate secretary in 2009. Before joining the Bank, she worked in media and public relations for organizations located in Cincinnati, Ohio, and Memphis, Tenn.

A native of central Indiana, she holds a B.A. degree from the University of Cincinnati.