Bill Bemis has held the position of chief capital markets officer since June, 2019. Bemis oversees the Bank’s treasury and portfolio strategy functions. In addition to developing and implementing financial strategies, products and services to help fulfill the Bank’s mission, Bemis manages the balance sheet and product pricing for FHLB Des Moines.
Bemis joined the Bank in 2013 as senior vice president and treasurer. Prior to coming to FHLB Des Moines, Bemis served as portfolio manager (securitized products) – vice president, senior portfolio manager (securitized products) at Aviva Investors North America in Des Moines, Iowa.
He holds undergraduate degree from University of Nebraska-Lincoln, as well as a Master’s degree from the University of Iowa.