ePayResources Names Jeff Foote CEO
DALLAS, June 1, 2023 (Newswire.com) - Jeff Foote, President, ePayResources, has been additionally named CEO, succeeding Laura Steele, whose retirement was effective May 31, 2023.
Jeff is an accomplished strategic leader, team builder, and results-driven financial services executive with extensive banking, treasury, payments, and digital solutions expertise. He served on the ePayResources Board of Directors from 2013 - 2021 prior to joining the organization as President in 2022. Jeff has over 30 years of experience in the financial services industry, including many years as Group EVP at Broadway Bank in San Antonio, Texas. He received undergraduate degrees in finance and management from Texas A&M University; an MBA from the University of Texas - San Antonio; and the Certified Treasury Professional (CTP) designation from the Association of Financial Professionals.
"I am deeply grateful for the leadership example set by Laura Steele, the guidance from our Board of Directors, and the passion for excellence the ePay team has demonstrated over the last five decades of growing this organization," said Foote. "As we approach ePay's 50th anniversary in 2024, I am excited by our team's commitment to launching initiatives that will provide additional value to our members and clients, including our member mobile app; the ePayU Payments Degree; the collaborative Fraud Forum community; and our new podcast, The Payments Space™."
About ePayResources: ePayResources® has been empowering financial institutions and businesses to be informed, compliant, and competitive in payments for nearly 50 years. As an innovative Payments Association and a founding sponsor of the Center for Payments™, we provide emerging and legacy payments expertise, professional development, and industry leadership through education, publications, compliance support, risk management, and advocacy. Our staff of nationally accredited payments and risk professionals provides situational analysis and response guidance on our Payments Answerline™ and keeps you informed of industry developments that impact operational processing, fraud detection, and your bottom line. Our subsidiary, ePayAdvisors™, provides payments audits and risk assessments and customized payments consulting. Visit epayresources.org and follow us on Twitter (@ePayResources_), LinkedIn, Facebook, YouTube, and Instagram.