LEXINGTON, KY – Dr. Donald Mullineaux will be the featured speaker at the Rotary Club of Lexington’s weekly meeting, which will be held Thursday, August 26, at 12:00 p.m., at Fasig-Tipton, 2400 Newtown Pike.
Dr. Donald J. Mullineaux is Professor of Finance and holds the duPont Endowed Chair in Banking and Financial Services in the Gatton College of Business and Economics at the University of Kentucky. He received his Ph.D. in Economics from Boston College and joined the staff of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, where he served as Senior Vice President and Director of Research from 1979-84. Dr. Mullineaux was appointed Curriculum Director of the American Bankers Association’s Stonier National Graduate School of Banking in 2002.
Dr. Mullineaux has held board of director positions at the First National Bank of Louisa and Farmers Capital Bank Corporation and was elected to the board of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati in December 2009, where he serves on the Finance and Risk Management Committee. Named a Distinguished Alumnus by Saint Vincent College, Dr. Mullineaux is a member of the advisory board of the Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics and Government.
Dr. Mullineaux has published over 50 articles in the academic and financial press and has consulted with a variety of commercial and investment banks, trade associations, and government agencies. He is active globally in banking education and has lectured extensively on banking issues and risk management in Eastern and Western Europe, Russia, Asia, Latin America, and China. His research program currently focuses on the syndicated loan and securities underwriting markets. He has been named “Outstanding MBA Teacher” by the students in the program for his course on “Mergers and Acquisitions” in 3 of the last 4 years.