Jackie Reses is the Chair and CEO of Lead Bank, a community bank in Kansas City. Previously, she was the Executive Chairman of Square Financial Services and Capital Lead and Head of the People Team at Block Inc (Square). Prior, she had leadership positions at Yahoo! and was a Partner at Apax Partners Worldwide. Jackie also spent seven years at Goldman Sachs in mergers and acquisitions and the principal investment area.
Jackie is on the board of directors of Endeavor, Affirm, and Nubank, and the Board of Advisors of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Previously, she served on the Board of Directors of Alibaba Group and was the previous Chair of the Economic Advisory Council of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco.
She has been named one of Forbes “Self Made Women”, Fast Company’s “Most Creative People in Business", and American Banker's “Most Powerful Woman in Finance". Jackie received a bachelor’s degree in economics with honors from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. She holds multiple patents in payments and cryptocurrency.