Ms. Starks is an assistant vice president in the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. In addition to leading the Bank’s diversity and inclusion efforts, Ms. Starks serves as the deputy Equal Employment Opportunity officer.
Ms. Starks has held various operations, management and leadership positions and the Bank and has also served as the assistant secretary to the Federal Reserve System’s Conference of First Vice Presidents in 2008 and 2009.
Ms. Starks has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Hiram College. She holds an MA degree in psychology with a certificate of diversity management from Cleveland State University and an MA degree in organizational management from the University of Phoenix. She is a graduate of the United Way Leadership Development Program and of the Bank Administration Institute’s operations and technology program. Among her local community involvement, Ms. Starks chairs the Human Resource and Diversity Committee of the Breakthrough Charter Schools. She is very active in her church at the local, district and jurisdictional level, and is the past president of the National Brotherhood of Skiers.