Herbert W. Whiteman Jr., set his sights on three initiatives when he took on the presidency of the National Association of Urban Bankers, a Washington-based group that represents the industry's minority professionals.

Mr. Whiteman, 53, vice president for information security at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, will put the association's weight behind ideas that have been tried in some cities but which members believe need a nationwide emphasis:

Limited Time Offer

Save $400 off your subscription. Special offer ends April 30, 2017.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.