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Kate Wechsler

Consumer First Coalition
Executive Director
Katie Wechsler is Executive Director of the Consumer First Coalition (CFC). Established in 2018, the CFC represents a group of companies committed to combating new forms of fraud, protecting identities, and upholding the privacy protections that are a hallmark of the financial services industry. Since its inception, CFC has led industry efforts to address synthetic identity fraud through implementation of the Electronic Consent Based SSN Verification system (eCBSV) within the Social Security Administration (SSA) as mandated under the 2018 Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act. Ms. Wechsler is a partner in the Washington, D.C. law firm of Sivon, Natter & Wechsler, P.C., a boutique firm that specializes in representing financial institutions before the U.S. Congress and federal regulatory agencies. She also serves as counsel in the international law firm of Squire Patton Boggs.