Full Name
Philip Sprague
Job Title
Hd. of FedNow Cust. Enablement
Federal Reserve
Speaker Bio
Philip joined the Federal Reserve in April 2021 where he leads the team responsible for enabling and onboarding the 8-10K industry participants to the FedNow Service and developing and executing the FedNow industry readiness strategy.

Prior to joining the Federal Reserve. Philip spent 25+ years in the private sector, where he most recently served as the Senior Vice President for a large Financial Institution responsible for the launch and growth of Real Time Payments, Zelle, and the re-imagination of the Bill Pay.  

While working in payments in the Charlotte NC area, Philip established a not-for-profit cross-industry organization called PayCLT to create a center of excellence around emerging payments, educate the community on the latest trends, and showcase payment-related businesses and talent in the Charlotte area.

He currently resides in Matthews, NC (just outside of Charlotte) and has a bachelor’s in finance from Rochester Institute of Technology.
Philip Sprague