FALLS CHURCH, Va., Feb 27, 2002 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Capital One
Financial Corp. (NYSE: COF) today announced the appointment of Dorothy Broadman
to Director of Corporate Citizenship. Broadman joins Capital One from the
California Federal Bank (Cal Fed) where she managed the bank's community
Broadman will oversee the management of Capital One's community affairs,
philanthropy, volunteerism, non-profit partnership programs, financial education
programs and community development lending and investments, as well as the
company's compliance with the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA).
The Federal Reserve Board recently appointed Broadman the 2002 Chair of the
Board of Governor's Consumer Advisory Council, which advises the Fed on consumer
matters, including privacy, consumer protection laws, and CRA. She served as
Vice Chair of the Council in 2001.
"Our communities provide us with associates who are key to our achievements,
customers who are the bedrock of our business, resources that allow our business
to thrive, and support that enable us to operate," said Nigel W. Morris, Capital
One's President and Chief Operating Officer. "Our commitment to our communities
is deep, combining the real strength of Capital One -- our associates -- with
financial resources to provide long-term support to programs that help children
"We created the position of Director of Corporate Citizenship to build on our
successful community programs and achieve greater synergy between our
volunteerism, philanthropy and community investments," said Richard A. Woods,
Capital One's Senior Vice President for Corporate Communications, which includes
Corporate Citizenship. "Dorothy is the ideal candidate for the position."
At Cal Fed, Broadman was responsible for customer diversity, community
outreach/corporate giving, community development loans and investments, and CRA
compliance. Earlier in her career at Cal Fed, Broadman managed the affordable
multifamily lending unit. Broadman served in CRA and market-rate commercial real
estate lending positions at Citibank and Wells Fargo Bank before joining Cal Fed
Broadman currently serves on the Consumer Bankers Association Community
Reinvestment Committee, is a member of the Board of Directors of the Low Income
Housing Fund, and is a member of the Board of Directors and Chair of the
Regulatory/Legislative Committee of the National Association of Affordable
Housing Lenders (NAAHL).
Broadman earned a M.B.A. from the University of California at Berkeley and a
B.A. from Tufts University with summa cum laude honors and membership in the Phi
Beta Kappa Society.
Headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia, Capital One Financial Corporation
(http://www.capitalone.com ) is a holding company whose principal subsidiaries,
Capital One Bank and Capital One, F.S.B., offer consumer lending products.
Capital One's subsidiaries collectively had 43.8 million customers and $45.3
billion in managed loans outstanding as of December 31, 2001. Capital One, a
Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest providers of MasterCard and Visa
credit cards in the world. Capital One trades on the New York Stock Exchange
under the symbol "COF" and is included in the S&P 500 index.
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