Nicole Chamblee Appointed Assistant Commissioner of Compliance Division

Tuesday, September 05, 2017 | 11:06am

As of September 1, 2017, Mike Igney retired from the position of Assistant Commissioner of the Compliance Division. Over the past thirteen years, under Mike’s leadership, the Compliance Division
has grown, flourished and worked collectively to streamline processes and improve efficiencies. Mike has been a great public servant and made many contributions to the Department. He will be missed.

However, Mike leaves the Compliance Division in good hands, Nicole Chamblee is the new Assistant Commissioner for the Compliance Division. Ms. Chamblee joined the Department in June 2002 as a Loan Examiner and has worked her way up within the division as a Safety & Soundness Supervisor, Manager and Chief Administrator. Her knowledge and expertise make her the ideal person to succeed Mike as Assistant Commissioner. Throughout her tenure with the Department, she has continually demonstrated strong leadership skills, an exemplary work ethic and a passion in her efforts to help ensure the Department continually works to achieve its mission.


About the Tennessee Department of Financial Institutions

In Tennessee, banking is big business. As of December 2016, the Tennessee Department of Financial Institutions regulated over 16,800 entities. The TDFI’s mission is to ensure the safe and sound operations of state chartered banks and credit unions while giving these institutions the opportunity to contribute to economic development in Tennessee and the nation. For non-depository financial institutions, the TDFI seeks the greatest access to credit for citizens within the bounds of the law and fair operations from non-depository companies. The TDFI’s regulatory operations are accredited by the Conference of State Bank Supervisors and the National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors. Look for us on YouTube and visit us on the web at