Cristiane Fernandes serves as a senior compliance professional at Chartwell Compliance. Cris comes from the Blackhawk Network’s Legal Department where she was involved in obtaining Blackhawk’s 46-states plus the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico money transmitter licenses. Within her core responsibilities, Cris has reviewed pending money services legislation, produced money services researches, and prepared state exams, while working on ongoing reporting and communications with regulators.
Cris completed her paralegal certificate at University of California, Berkeley. She earned her BA in public relations in her home country, Brazil, and her MS at California State University, East Bay. In her free time, Cris enjoys spending time with her family and friends, as well as traveling and running.