COO, Dreyfus Cash Investment Strategies, a division of BNY Mellon Investment Adviser, Inc.
E.V.P, Dreyfus Cash Solutions, a division of BNY Mellon Securities Corporation
Vice President, The Bank of New York Mellon
Ms. Hopkins is Chief Operating Officer of Dreyfus, Vice President of BNY Mellon Investment Adviser, Inc. and The Bank of New York Mellon, and Executive Vice President of Dreyfus Cash Solutions/BNY Mellon Securities Corporation. Ms. Hopkins is responsible for operational oversight of Dreyfus money market/short duration fixed income products representing $372 billion in assets under management.
Prior to her current role, Ms. Hopkins was responsible for the management of Dreyfus’ institutional money market sales activities from 1999-2021 and had operational oversight of BNY Mellon’s cash collateral reinvestment activities from 2009-2015.
Ms. Hopkins served as a regional institutional sales manager and Executive Vice President for distribution activities relating to Dreyfus’ money market and short duration SMA portfolios from 1999 through 2009. Distribution channels included broker/dealers, national clearing firms, investment advisers, and New York banking institutions.
Ms. Hopkins began her career in Dreyfus’ client service group and became Executive Vice President of Dreyfus’ Institutional Operations and Client Service groups prior to her sales management and Chief Operating roles that began in 1999 and 2009.
Ms. Hopkins joined Client Services in Dreyfus’ Institutional Services Department in 1986 and became Executive Vice President of Dreyfus’ Institutional Operations and Client Service groups prior to her role as a regional institutional sales manager in 1999.
Ms. Hopkins graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in mathematics from the State University of New York at Binghamton. She holds Series 7 (Registered Representative) and Series 24 (General Securities Principal) FINRA licenses. Ms. Hopkins is a participating member of the ICI Money Market Advisory Committee and Dreyfus’ Charitable Trust foundation.