Ronda Kent

Sr Account Executive, VISA

Ronda L. Kent recently joined Visa, Inc.’s Government Payment Solutions/Emerging Payment Solutions division as a Senior Account Executive, following a 30-year career in the Federal Government. As a leader in digital payments, Visa has long championed the efforts of federal and state agencies to reduce reliance on paper checks for the delivery of critical government payments. Ms. Kent works with financial institutions, government agencies, non-profit organizations and others to support government-sponsored prepaid card programs, emerging payment solutions, and other public sector financial services initiatives. Prior to joining Visa, Ms. Kent served as the Assistant Commissioner for Payment Management and Chief Disbursing Officer for the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Bureau of the Fiscal Service. During her career at Treasury, Ms. Kent served in various capacities and worked on programs and issues related to electronic commerce, privacy, debt collection, and improper payments. Before joining Treasury, Ms. Kent served as an attorney with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Resolution Trust Corporation, and in private practice. Ms. Kent received a B.A. from the University of Connecticut and a J.D. from the University of Connecticut, School of Law.