Purvi Patel Appointed as Deputy Commissioner for Credit Unions
On Feb. 2, Purvi Patel, of Oakland, was appointed by Governor Newsom to be Deputy Commissioner for Credit Unions at the California Department of Financial Protection and Innovation (DFPI).
Patel has been Assistant General Counsel at Self-Help Federal Credit Union since 2022. She was Executive Staff at Self-Help Federal Credit Union from 2016 to 2022. Patel was a Senior Fellow at New York City Economic Development Corporation from 2015 to 2016.