Press Release

January 25, 2022

STATEMENT BY ADRIENNE A. HARRIS FOLLOWING NEW YORK STATE SENATE CONFIRMATION OF HER APPOINTMENT AS SUPERINTENDENT OF FINANCIAL SERVICES

Today, the New York State Senate voted to confirm Adrienne A. Harris as Superintendent of the New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS).

“I thank Governor Hochul for my nomination. I thank the New York Senate for their confidence and support in my confirmation to serve the great people of New York.

“I am honored to serve as the Superintendent of the Department of Financial Services. As the first African American woman to lead DFS, I am personally committed to working with all stakeholders to build a robust, fair and sustainable financial system, creating a better economic future for all New Yorkers."

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