SAN MATEO, Calif., July 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — To wina community-based crypto platform and marketplace, today announced that Dina Ellis Rochkindone of the most experienced legal, regulatory and strategic advisors to the cryptocurrency and fintech industry, has joined the Earnity Advisory Board.
Rochkind has over 20 years of experience driving legislative change in washington d.c. for the regulatory hot spots facing the financial sector. She has worked with prominent senators and congressmen on Capitol Hill, served as deputy assistant secretary in the Treasury Department, and worked with the executive branch. Rochkind has worked on every major piece of financial regulation over the past two decades, informing her work as legal counsel to fintech, crypto and blockchain clients at a leading global law firm, Paul Hastings.
“Clear guidelines and regulations will be essential as the crypto industry evolves,” said Dan Schatt, CEO of Earnity. “We are delighted to work with Dina, whose reputation for getting things done by Washington and reading the tea leaves on what’s happening in DC will enhance Earnity’s ability to provide valuable services and insights to its community of customers, professionals, and the broader crypto industry,” said he added.
“Earnity takes the complexity out of crypto, while adding community,” Rochkind said. “Dan brings his decades of experience as a fintech leader to do something special for customers and for the crypto industry. This is a pivotal time to join this seasoned group of fintech veterans to drive adoption by making crypto more accessible and easier,” she added.
Rochkind is a leading attorney at the leading global law firm Paul Hastings, Fintech and Government Affairs. She represents clients before members of Congress on Capitol Hill and within the executive branch in matters involving regulatory initiatives, policy development, legislation and enforcement action. His work includes advising clients on a range of initiatives, from starting a business to crowdsourcing, for blockchain-related technology companies. Rochkind’s experience on the Senate Banking, Executive Branch and House Financial Services Committee allows him to help piece together the pieces for clients.
before joining Paul HastingsRochkind served as a manager in the representative’s office. Mike Coffman (R-CO). Other Capitol Hill experience, including serving as a senior executive for various congressional committees and for the Senator Pat Toomey (R-PA). Rochkind also served in the George W. Bush administration as Deputy Assistant Secretary in the Treasury Department. She has participated in the drafting of significant pieces of legislation over the past two decades including: Bankruptcy Reform Legislation of 2005, FACT Act, E-Sign, Check 21, Federal Bankruptcy Reform Act deposit insurance, the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, and most recently the comprehensive, bipartisan JOBS Act, for which she was the Senate personnel officer.
Earnity is a Silicon Valley community-based crypto platform and marketplace where users can learn about crypto through the community, as well as share, buy, gift, or create crypto collections. Earnity’s focus on building a smart, welcoming community of verified users makes crypto easier to understand, more accessible, and more secure.