August 28, 2017
Kathy McKinney, a shareholder with Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, has been re-elected to the Federal Home Loan Banks Office of Finance board of directors for a five year term.
Located in Reston, VA, the primary function of the Office of Finance (OF) is to issue and service all debt securities for the regional FHLBanks. Related activities include the compilation and publication of the combined financial statement, analysis and joint development of new funding opportunities, and educational outreach to inform investors and other interested parties about FHLBanks debt products. The OF also provides the FHLBanks with credit and general capital market information/data, and manages the relationship with the credit rating agencies.
Kathy currently serves on the governance committee as vice chair and the audit committee. She is one of five independent directors elected by the board of directors.
This continued board service aligns with Kathy’s practice areas where she focuses on public and nonprofit finance, governmental organizations, corporate governance and economic development. Active in the Greenville community, Kathy serves as immediate past chair of the South Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities Board of Trustees, on the Leadership South Carolina Advisory Committee, as a past chair of the National Association of Bond Lawyers, as a past chair of the Furman University Board of Trustees and is a founding member of the Upstate SC Alliance.