Tamara Culler

Tamara Culler

Acting Director for Governance and Operational Risk Policy Office, Comptroller of the Treasury

Tamara Culler is the Senior Advisor to the Senior Deputy Comptroller (SDC) for Large Bank Supervision (LBS) at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC). In this role, Ms. Culler serves as an expert advisor on a broad range of policies, procedures, and special projects affecting the large bank portfolio, specific institutions, and OCC operations. She advises the SDC for LBS on the long-range implications of new developments, innovations, and trends in the financial services and banking industries. In this role, Ms. Culler also oversees the LBS Quality Assurance function.

Throughout her career, Ms. Culler has served in a variety of roles across several OCC lines of business. Most recently she served as the Acting Director for Governance and Operational Policy where she led the team responsible for developing, communicating, and interpreting policies for the OCC’s supervision of governance and operational risk at financial institutions.

Ms. Culler began her OCC career in 2005. She was commissioned as a National Bank Examiner in 2010 and attained the Federal Thrift Regulator certification in 2014. Ms. Culler is a graduate of Loyola University New Orleans with a bachelor’s degree in business administration, concentration in finance.