David Mengle is Senior Risk Advisor, OTC Derivatives, at the National Futures Association in New York. Prior joining NF A in April 2012, Dr. Mengle was Head of Research at the International Swaps and Derivatives Association; he also taught courses in economics, statistics, and finance at the Fordham University Graduate School of Business. Before joining ISDA, he was a Vice President in the Derivatives Strategies Group at J.P. Morgan, and prior to that he was a research economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond. Dr. Mengle received his B.A. from The Citadel. Following military service, he received a Ph.D. in economics from the University of California, Los Angeles.