Mary C. Daly

Mary C. Daly is an American economist, who became the 13th President and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco on October 1, 2018.[1] Accordingly, she serves on the Federal Reserve's rate-setting Federal Open Market Committee on a rotating basis.[2] Previously, Daly was the Executive Vice President and Director of Research of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, which she joined as an economist in 1996.[1]

Mary C. Daly
Daly in 2020
13th President of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Assumed office
October 1, 2018
Preceded byJohn C. Williams
Personal details
BornBallwin, Missouri, U.S.
EducationUniversity of Missouri, Kansas City (BA)
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (MA)
Syracuse University (PhD)

Her research is in the fields of macroeconomics and labor economics and focuses on labor force dynamics and on the impacts of monetary and fiscal policy. She has published influential work on wage, employment, and labor force dynamics, economic inequality, the economics of social security and disability, and evidence-based public policy.[1][3] Daly has also worked to increase diversity and inclusion within the Federal Reserve System and in economics more broadly.[1][4]