Posted August 31, 2017
HERNDON, Va., Sept. 1, 2017 – NACHA—The Electronic Payments Association® today announced several staff changes and realignment of key areas of responsibility to support new and continued areas of focus for the organization resulting from strategic planning. Key changes ensure dedicated, clear focus on initiatives that reduce friction and increase utilization of the ACH Network, while working to strategically expand and diversify the organization.
Under NACHA President and CEO Janet O. Estep’s continued leadership, Jane Larimer was named chief operating officer, a new position in the organization, effective Sept. 1, 2017. Ms. Larimer will also continue in her role as general counsel, and will report to Ms. Estep.
Commenting on the new role, Ms. Estep stated, “Jane’s leadership experience coupled with her vast knowledge of the ACH Network and the needs of our Members and the industry make her the right person to lead a broader set of NACHA’s operations.”
Prior to her appointment, Ms. Larimer was executive vice president of ACH Network Services and general counsel with responsibilities for all activities that support NACHA’s role as administrator of the ACH Network and legal oversight for the NACHA Operating Rules.
Other notable changes include:
Along with organizational adjustments, NACHA’s Board of Directors approved new Strategic Direction Statements for the ACH Network and NACHA: