Press Contacts

For assistance, do not hesitate to contact Jack Gillis, CFA’s Director of Public Affairs at 202-737-0766 or call the CFA office at 202-387-6121




Internet Mark Cooper
Media Concentration Mark Cooper
Telephone Mark Cooper

Consumer Protection & Privacy

Auto Sales and Services Jack Gillis, Susan Grant
Consumer Complaints Susan Grant, Jack Gillis
Fake Check Scams Susan Grant
Fraud Susan Grant
Privacy Susan Grant


Electricity Stephen Brobeck
Home Energy Mel Hall-Crawford
Motor Vehicle Fuel Efficiency Mark Cooper, Jack Gillis
Oil & Gas Mark Cooper

Financial Services
Checking and Debit Cards Tom Feltner
Electronic Payments Tom Feltner, Susan Grant
Check Cashing/Other Fee-Based Services Tom Feltner
Savings Stephen Brobeck
Mobile Payments Tom Feltner, Susan Grant
Credit & Debt
Auto Loans Jack Gillis, Stephen Brobeck
Credit Cards Tom Feltner
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Tom Feltner
Credit Scores and Reporting Tom Feltner, Susan Grant
Debt Collection Susan Grant
Debt Relief Susan Grant
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Mortgages Barry Zigas
Overdraft Loans Tom Feltner
Payday Loans/Car Title/Other Tom Feltner
Refund Anticipation Loans/Tax Prep Tom Feltner
Regulation Tom Feltner
Financial Education Stephen Brobeck
Auto Insurance Robert Hunter, Stephen Brobeck
Evaluate Life Insurance James Hunt
Homeowners Insurance Robert Hunter
Insurance Practices/Profits Robert Hunter
Life, Credit Life & Disability Insurance James Hunt, Stephen Brobeck
Medical Malpractice & Other Tort Issues Robert Hunter
Federal Regulation Robert Hunter
State Regulation Robert Hunter
Corporate Governance Barbara Roper
Investment Products Barbara Roper, Micah Hauptman
Investment Professionals Barbara Roper, Micah Hauptman
Market Regulation Barbara Roper, Micah Hauptman
Saving and Spending Nancy Register, Stephen Brobeck

Food & Agriculture

Ag Policy/Food Prices Chris Waldrop
Food Biotechnology Chris Waldrop
Nutrition Chris Waldrop
Safe Food Chris Waldrop

Product Safety

ATV’s Rachel Weintraub
Auto Jack Gillis
Children’s Products Rachel Weintraub
Consumer Product Safety Commission Rachel Weintraub
Home Safety Rachel Weintraub
Playground Equipment Rachel Weintraub


Community Reinvestment Act Barry Zigas
GSE’s Barry Zigas
Homeownership Barry Zigas
Mortgages Barry Zigas
Real Estate Barry Zigas


Air Travel Mark Cooper
Auto Sales and Services Jack Gillis, Susan Grant
Motor Vehicle Fuel Efficiency Mark Cooper, Jack Gillis
Rail Transport Mark Cooper


Antitrust Mark Cooper
Civil Justice Rachel Weintraub
Cooperatives Stephen Brobeck
Intellectual Property Rights Mark Cooper