Executive Deputy Superintendent
New York State Department of Financial Services
As Executive Deputy Superintendent at the New York State Department of Financial Services, Ms. Lemire oversees the Consumer Protection and Financial Enforcement Division, ensuring that regulated entities comply with New York and federal law. The Division is also responsible for protecting consumers and fighting consumer fraud.
Ms. Lemirepreviously served as an Assistant United States Attorney in the Southern District of New York where she investigated complex federal crimes, including allegations of public corruption, racketeering, fraud, and other white-collar crimes. Ms. Lemire also served as a prosecutor in the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office, where she investigated and prosecuted a broad array of criminal cases from grand jury proceedings through trial.In addition, as Counsel and principal advisor to New York Police Commissioner Raymond W. Kelly, Ms. Lemire managed a broad portfolio of operational, legal, and managerial matters.
Prior to her appointment at DFS, Ms. Lemire was a partner atan international consulting firm providing compliance and investigative services.
Ms. Lemire is the recipient of numerous awards, including the New York Federal Executive Board Award (2008), presented by United States Attorney General, as well as the Above & Beyond Award for Outstanding Women in Business (2017).