Bank Leadership

Strong leadership and a focus on our housing finance mission are at the heart of FHLBI’s commitment to serving the liquidity needs of our members throughout Michigan and Indiana. Our leadership team’s extensive experience and dedication serve as the foundation for the success of the entire organization.
  • Konich, Cindy

    Cindy Konich

    President - Chief Executive Officer

    Cindy L. Konich is president and CEO of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Indianapolis, a wholesale bank with more than 350 bank, credit union, and insurance company members throughout Indiana and Michigan. Prior to becoming FHLBank Indianapolis President and CEO in 2013, she held several key leadership roles, including Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer. She joined the bank as Cash Manager in 1984. Konich earned her undergraduate degree from Indiana University and earned her MBA from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business. In 2010 the Indianapolis Business Journal recognized Konich as a CFO of the Year and in 2014 the Kelley School honored her with its Academy of Alumni Fellows Award. FHLBank Indianapolis ranks 5th on the Indianapolis Business Journal’s list of Largest Indianapolis-Area Private Companies.
  • Miller, Bill

    William Miller

    Executive Vice President - Chief Risk and Compliance Officer

    Bill Miller oversees the bank’s enterprise-wide risk management and compliance function. Previously, he was the bank's Chief Capital Markets Officer, overseeing all treasury and investments functions. Before joining FHLBank Indianapolis in 2011, he served as the capital markets corporate expert for the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) in Washington, DC, and from 1994-2008 he served as Senior Vice President in Financial Markets at the Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago. Miller earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Arizona and an MBA from Texas Tech University.
  • Streitenberger, Deron

    Deron Streitenberger

    Executive Vice President - Chief Business Operations Officer

    Deron Streitenberger oversees the bank's member products and services including advances, credit, the Advantage Mortgage Purchase Program (MPP), affordable housing, and communications. Additional responsibilities include strategic planning, information technology, information security, and legal operations. Streitenberger joined FHLBank Indianapolis in 2013 and has over 25 years’ experience in the financial services industry including banking, consumer finance, mortgage, and insurance verticals. Previously, Streitenberger served as a member of the Office of the Chief Executive Officer at Republic Financial Indemnity Group and in numerous roles at JPMorgan Chase. He was as an adjunct professor at Wake Forest University and a consultant at the Bank for International Settlements in Basel, Switzerland. Streitenberger earned his undergraduate degree from the University of South Florida and holds an MBA from St. Leo University.
  • Teare, Greg

    Gregory Teare

    Executive Vice President - Chief Financial Officer

    Greg Teare is responsible for capital markets, treasury, balance sheet forecasting, and the bank's portfolio investments and hedging strategies. Additionally, he oversees the funding, asset/liability management, and treasury risk analytics functions. Teare joined FHLBank Indianapolis in 2008 as Chief Banking Officer, overseeing the Advantage Mortgage Purchase Program and affordable housing and community investment programs. Teare's previous positions include Risk Management Senior Manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Seattle and Vice President and Director with the Federal Home Loan Bank of Seattle. He earned his undergraduate degree from Ohio State University and an MBA from the University of Akron.
  • Brandt, Chad

    Chad Brandt

    Senior Vice President - Treasurer

    Chad Brandt oversees the bank’s capital markets activities, including funding and debt issuance, investments, and market risk analysis. Brandt also manages the on-balance sheet loan assets for the bank's Advantage Mortgage Purchase Program. He joined FHLBank Indianapolis in January 2016. Prior to joining the bank, Brandt served as Vice President of Liquidity and Funding for BMO Harris Bank in Chicago and was Executive Vice President of Banking and Advance Products at the Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago. Brandt holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia and an MBA from Duke University.
  • Dawson, Chris

    Chris Dawson

    Senior Vice President - Chief Information Officer

    Chris Dawson is responsible for coordinating and delivering technology solutions to support the bank’s operations. He oversees information security, project management, governance, infrastructure and operations, enterprise architecture, business analysis, and solution delivery functions. Dawson is the recipient of the 2019 Indianapolis Business Journal’s Chief Technology Officer of the Year award. He holds an undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and an MBA from St. Leo University.
  • Griffin, Jon

    Jonathan Griffin

    Senior Vice President - Chief Business Development Officer

    Jon Griffin is responsible for all business development functions to support the bank's member products and services. He also oversees the advance trading desk, strategic planning, market research and analytics, membership recruitment and applications, and member capital stock. Griffin joined FHLBank Indianapolis in 1996 as a Senior Credit Operations Analyst, serving later as the Advances Manager, then an Account Manager before being named Credit Services Director in 2007, where he oversaw all credit underwriting and collateral functions. Prior to joining the bank, he worked in corporate finance with Conseco. Griffin holds an undergraduate from Butler University and an MBA from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business. He is a CFA® charterholder and a Fellow of the Life Management Institute.
  • McGrath, Brendan

    Brendan McGrath

    Senior Vice President - Chief Analytics Officer

    Brendan McGrath oversees the analytics team, which centralizes the bank’s subject matter expertise in credit, market risk, and model development to provide quantitative model support for the bank’s front line. McGrath joined the bank in 2000 and has experience in trading, fixed-income portfolio management, mortgage analytics, risk management, and quantitative analytics and financial modeling. Prior to his role as Chief Analytics Officer, McGrath was the Director of Credit Risk Analysis, where he oversaw all Enterprise Risk Management risk analysis and quantitative analytics for credit risk exposure. McGrath holds an undergraduate degree in finance and a graduate degree in accounting from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business. He is a CFA® charterholder and holds a Certified Public Accountant designation.
  • McKee, Greg

    Gregory McKee

    Senior Vice President - Chief Internal Audit Officer

    Greg McKee oversees the bank's internal audit functions, including financial and information technology reviews and Sarbanes-Oxley testing. Additionally, he serves as the primary liaison with our regulator, the Federal Housing Finance Agency, and external auditors. He began his career at FHLBank Indianapolis in 1996 as a staff auditor and was appointed audit director in 2006. Prior to joining FHLBank Indianapolis, he worked as a financial analyst at the National Futures Association in Chicago, the self-regulatory organization for the U.S. futures industry. McKee holds an undergraduate degree and MBA from Indiana University. He holds a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Information Systems Auditor designation.
  • Short, Lowell 2

    K. Lowell Short, Jr.

    Senior Vice President - Chief Accounting Officer

    Lowell Short is responsible for the bank's accounting, financial reporting and controls, corporate expense and vendor management and correspondent services functions. He joined FHLBank Indianapolis in August 2009 with over 25 years' experience in the financial services industry. Short served as a member of the board of directors and audit committee of One America Funds from 2007 to 2009. He was an Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Forethought Financial Group from 2006 to 2007. Short also served as Senior Vice President at Conseco from 1990 to 2006, where he was responsible for the accounting and financial reporting functions for the company's insurance subsidiaries. Short holds an undergraduate degree from Olivet Nazarene University and an MBA from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business. Short holds a Certified Public Accountant designation and a Bank Financial Management diploma from the American Bankers Association.