Mike Stevens is the Senior Executive Vice President at the Conference of State Bank Supervisors (CSBS). He is responsible for leading the organization’s government relations, communications and professional development functions. Mike also serves as the principal deputy to the state banking member of the Financial Stability Oversight Council.

Prior to his appointment in September 2011, Mike served as the Senior Vice President for Regulatory Policy, representing the state banking system in the development of policy in the areas of financial stability, prudential supervision, and consumer protection. He joined CSBS in 1999 to work in all facets of CSBS’s Professional Development Division.  Mike is a frequent instructor and speaker on banking policy, examinations, and financial analysis. Mike serves on the faculty of the Graduate School of Banking at Colorado. He also serves on the advisory board of the Center for Innovation in Banking and Financial Services at the University of Utah. He began his regulatory career as a bank examiner for the Iowa Division of Banking, where he served 11 years.

In November 2020, Michael Stevens was named president-elect of GSBC, set to succeed current president Tim Koch at the conclusion of the 2021 Annual School Session. See full announcement.

Mike is a graduate of the University of Nebraska at Omaha. He lives in Ashburn, Virginia with his wife, Becki, and two children.