Todd Aadland is payments security strategy leader for the Federal Reserve System (System). As payments security strategy leader, Aadland is leading the System’s activities to address fraud risk and advance the safety, security and resiliency of the payment system. In addition, Aadland chairs the Federal Reserve’s Secure Payments Task Force, comprised of more than 170 external stakeholders.
Aadland’s 20-year career at the Federal Reserve includes leading the business strategy, development and management of the Federal Reserve Banks’ FedLine® access solutions used by more than 10,000 U.S. financial institutions to transact $4 trillion of payment value daily. He has also led risk management, security and application development functions. Aadland holds a master of business administration degree from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University and a master of science in electronic commerce from DePaul University. He is also a Certified Information Systems Security Professional and was commissioned by the Board of Governors as a bank examiner.