On January 7, the CFPB named David Silberman as the agency’s interim Acting Deputy Director, replacing Meredith Fuchs, while the CFPB searches for a permanent replacement. Since 2011, Silberman has served as the CFPB’s Associate Director for Research, Markets, and Regulations, a role he will retain while he serves as Acting Deputy Director. Fuchs, who served as the CFPB’s General Counsel and Acting Deputy Director, announced her departure in 2015; Mary McLeod will replace Fuchs as the Bureau’s General Counsel.