Director for Risk Governance, Supervision Risk Management
John Vivian is the Director for Risk Governance with the Supervision Risk Management unit of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC).
In this role, Mr. Vivian oversees governance changes to the OCC’s National Risk Committee and how various national support committees interact with the Supervision Risk Management unit. He took on these responsibilities in October 2015.
Prior to serving in this capacity, John served as the Assistant Deputy Comptroller of the Champaign, Illinois, field office since August 2011. There, he was responsible for the supervision and regulation of up to 29 community national banks and federal savings associations in Illinois and Indiana, as well as the management of a staff of 19 bank examiners and support staff.
Mr. Vivian joined the OCC in 1998 as an Assistant National Bank Examiner in Peoria, Illinois. He has served as National Bank Examiner, Risk Specialist in the Credit and Market Risk policy unit in Washington, D.C., and Bank Supervision Analyst in the Midsize Bank Supervision group. He also has led recruitment and development initiatives on a national basis and was actively involved in initiatives to integrate the Office of Thrift Supervision into the OCC.
Mr. Vivian graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana—Champaign with a bachelor of arts degree in economics, and recently completed his professional MBA at the University of Illinois at Urbana—Champaign.