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Greater Washington AFP

March 2024 Meeting

  • 20 Mar 2024
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Virtual


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March Monthly Event


March 20,  2024


Virtual: WebEx Link to be provided


12:00 - 12:50 PM

Update: FedNow - Instant Payments


Members: Free

Non-Members: $50

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Session: "Update on FedNow - Instant Payments"

Stephanie Miracle with the Federal Reserve will provide an update on the relatively new payment rail, FedNow.

Speaker: Stephanie Miracle, Product Director, FedNow Service, Federal Reserve

Stephanie Miracle serves in a leadership role on the product management team for the FedNow Service, a near real-time payment and settlement service under development by the Federal Reserve Banks to support instant payments in the United States. Miracle supports fraud mitigation capabilities being developed by the service, as well as supports industry readiness efforts specifically focused on adoption and innovation across the ecosystem of financial institutions, payment service providers, and financial services providers to end-customers and businesses.
Prior to joining the Federal Reserve Banks, Miracle spent more than a decade working with financial institutions in various roles to drive customer engagement, improve data quality, and create compelling digital banking channels experiences. Her career has focused on customer’s journey with a passion for making the lives of consumers better with technology and helping businesses connect with their customers in more meaningful ways.

Miracle holds a bachelor’s degree in English communications from William Woods University and an M.B.A from Baker University.


Course attendance recommended for 1 CPE, CAE, CTP and FP&A credit per 50 minutes.

Delivery Method: Group-live

Program Level: Intermediate

Prerequisites: No Prerequisites Required

Advanced Preparation: No Advanced Preparation Required

Please note: Greater Washington Association of Financial Professionals is no longer registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA). State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Questions regarding CPE may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Nashville, TN37219-2417. Website:


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