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Smeeta Ramarathnam

Smeeta Ramarathnam

Position: Deputy Director of the Office of Credit Ratings at the United States Securities and Exchange Commission
Class of 1996

About

"My Stanford Political Science major formed the foundation for my passion for public service and it provided me the framework to navigate public policy. As a student I was privileged to attend Stanford-in-Washington and to learn from such Political Science luminaries as Professors David Brady and John Ferejohn. My public policy career has been shaped and inspired by my time as a Stanford Poli Sci undergraduate. I consider myself incredibly lucky to have graduated with these Stanford experiences."

As Deputy Director of the Office of Credit Ratings, Smeeta is a Senior Officer at the SEC who leads the examination, international supervision, and enforcement of credit rating agencies and the industry as a whole.