Sydney Menefee

Acting Senior Deputy Comptroller for Midsize and Community Bank Supervision

Sydney Menefee

Sydney Menefee is the Acting Senior Deputy Comptroller for Midsize and Community Bank Supervision at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC).

In this role, Ms. Menefee is responsible for supervising nearly 1,100 national banks and federal savings associations, as well as nearly 1,600 OCC employees. She serves as a member of the OCC's Executive Committee and the Committee on Bank Supervision. She assumed this role in June 2020.

Ms. Menefee joined the OCC in 2009 as a Professional Accounting Fellow and served in various roles in the Office of the Chief Accountant and Midsize Bank Supervision prior to becoming Deputy Comptroller and Chief Accountant in August 2018. She was commissioned as a National Bank Examiner in March 2016. Prior to joining the OCC, Ms. Menefee worked in both public accounting and for a banking organization.

Ms. Menefee graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and a master’s degree in professional accounting. She is a certified public accountant, licensed in Texas.