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Monica Salinas of Laredo appointed to Dallas Fed’s San Antonio Branch board

January 7, 2022

DALLAS—The Federal Reserve Board of Governors has appointed Monica Salinas of Laredo to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ San Antonio Branch board of directors. She will serve a three-year term ending Dec. 31, 2024.

As a board member, she will provide input on regional economic conditions as part of the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy functions.

She is a licensed U.S. customs broker and is CEO of Operations with Cromex Forwarding, Inc., a customs broker company with locations in Laredo, Nuevo Laredo, Monterrey and Manzanillo.

Salinas has over 29 years of international trading experience. She joined Cromex Forwarding in 1991 as a licensed customs broker before being promoted to CEO of Operations.

She currently serves as president of the Laredo Licensed U.S. Customs Brokers Association, Inc., and has been a member holding several positions since 2016.

Salinas is a member of the Laredo Chamber of Commerce, National Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association of America and Asociaci ón de Agentes Aduanales de Nuevo Laredo S.C.

The San Antonio Branch board consists of seven members, four appointed by the Dallas Fed and three appointed by the Federal Reserve Board of Governors in Washington, D.C.

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Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Phone: (214) 922-5307