Jim Matthews





Senior Vice President, CRA Compliance

Capital One Financial Corporation




Jim Matthews joined Capital One in 2008 as Vice President and has worked in banking for nearly 30 years.  He is head of CRA Compliance and a member of the Community Development Banking Leadership Team.  In this capacity he is responsible for directing all aspects of the CRA Compliance function including: designing strategy and building infrastructure to the level of a top ten bank; managing goal setting, monitoring and reporting; conducting self-assessments;  managing CRA regulatory relations and maintaining examination readiness; and ensuring data integrity for the annual small business lending and public commitment filings.  


Prior to joining Capital One, he worked at U.S. Bancorp where he was responsible for CRA and Fair Lending Compliance and National City, and predecessor organizations, where he spent most of his career and had similar responsibilities.


Jim has served on a large number of local boards and commissions.  Examples include Junior Achievement, a community action agency, a board of education, a food bank and an anti-predatory lending initiative as an industry representative.  Currently, he serves as Chair of the National Association of Affordable Housing Lenders and as Chair of the Community Reinvestment Committee of the Consumer Bankers Association.


Jim earned a B.S. in Mathematics, Economics and Geography from the University of Pittsburgh.  He also completed both the ABA’s National Compliance and National Graduate Compliance Schools and has been an instructor for the American Institute of Banking.



See Jim during Tuesday morning's General Session as we announce the winner of the 2017 Joe Belew Award.