Barbara S. Pacheco

Barbara S. Pacheco

Senior Vice President
Financial Services Division
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
1 Memorial Drive
Kansas City, MO 64198


Barbara S. Pacheco is a senior vice president and a member of the Management Committee of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. Ms. Pacheco heads the Financial Services Division of the Bank, which provides payments services and support to financial institutions across the United States. She also is responsible for the Bank’s Payments System Research group and for building customer relationships with financial institutions in the seven states of the Tenth District of the Federal Reserve System.

Ms. Pacheco joined the Bank in 1982 and has had management responsibilities in a number of departments, including bank and bank holding company supervision, check collection, human resources, business development, electronic access customer support and payments system research. She holds Bachelor of Science and Master of Business Administration degrees from Washington University in St. Louis, Mo., and is a graduate of the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin at Madison.

Ms. Pacheco is active with INROADS Midwest Region, Inc., serving as chair of its Kansas City Advisory Board. INROADS is a non-profit organization that develops and places talented under-served youth in internships and prepares them for corporate and community leadership.