Senior Deputy Comptroller and Chief Operating Officer
Morris Morgan is the Senior Deputy Comptroller and Chief Operating Officer at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC). Mr. Morgan is also designated the Chief National Bank Examiner.
In this role, Mr. Morgan oversees OCC bank supervision, bank supervision policy, economics, compliance and community affairs, and innovation units. He serves as a member of the OCC’s Executive Committee and the Committee on Bank Supervision. He assumed these responsibilities in January 2019.
Prior to this role, Mr. Morgan served as Senior Deputy Comptroller for Large Bank Supervision. In that role, he directed nearly 700 men and women who supervise the country’s largest national banks and federal branches and agencies. He also oversaw the operations of the agency’s International Banking Supervision group and the OCC's London Office.
During his OCC career, Mr. Morgan has served as Examiner-in-Charge (EIC) of Bank of America and PNC and served as Deputy Comptroller for Large Bank Supervision. He joined the OCC in 1985 and has since held a variety of positions in bank supervision, analysis, and policy as well as leadership roles covering capital markets, asset management, and commercial credit.
Mr. Morgan became a commissioned National Bank Examiner in 1989, and he earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 1999. He holds a BBA in finance from Stephen F. Austin University in Nacogdoches, Texas.