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Timothy D. Knopp
 
Deputy Secretary for
Non-Depository Institutions 
 
 

deputy secretary for
non-depository institutions


Timothy D. Knopp serves as Deputy Secretary of Non-Depository Institutions, overseeing the department’s work with consumer lenders, including mortgage originators, lenders, and brokers; auto sales finance companies, money transmitters, consumer discount companies, debt services companies, and pawnbrokers. 

He has served the department since 2005, most recently as Director of the Bureau of Non-Depository Examinations. Previously, he served as Senior Financial Institutions Examiner, Financial Institutions Examiner, and Associate Financial Institutions Examiner.

Prior to joining the department, he was an Internet Sales and Leasing Consultant in the auto sales industry.

The Education Foundation of State Bank Supervisors has certified him as a mortgage examiner and a senior mortgage examiner. He is a graduate of the Commonwealth’s Leadership Development Institute.

He earned a bachelor’s degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from Shippensburg University.