Kelly L. Gibson is the Acting Deputy Director of Enforcement for the SEC. Prior to starting in the Acting Deputy Director role, Ms. Gibson served as the Director of the SEC’s Philadelphia Regional Office, overseeing a staff of approximately 160 enforcement attorneys, accountants, and specialists who investigate and enforce the federal securities laws nationwide, and examiners who perform compliance inspections in the Philadelphia region. Ms. Gibson joined the SEC in 2008 as a staff attorney in the Division of Enforcement in the Philadelphia office, and joined the Market Abuse Unit when it was established in 2010. She was named Assistant Regional Director in 2013 and Associate Regional Director in 2017. Prior to joining the SEC, Ms. Gibson was a litigation associate at Ballard Spahr LLP in Philadelphia.