Nominations Sent to the Senate

The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release

Nominations Sent to the Senate

Ryan C. Crocker, of Washington, Personal Rank of Career Ambassador, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.

Anthony Frank D'Agostino, of Maryland, to be a Director of the Securities Investor Protection Corporation for a term expiring December 31, 2011, vice Mark S. Shelton, term expired.

Anthony Frank D'Agostino, of Maryland, to be a Director of the Securities Investor Protection Corporation for a term expiring December 31, 2014. (Reappointment)

Janice Eberly, of Illinois, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Treasury, vice Alan B. Krueger, resigned.

Thomas Hicks, of Virginia, to be a Member of the Election  Assistance Commission for a term expiring December 12, 2013, vice

Gracia M. Hillman, term expired. (Originally nominated on 4/12/10)

WITHDRAWAL SENT TO THE SENATE:

Ryan C. Crocker, of Washington, to be a Member of the United States Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy for a term expiring July 1, 2012, vice Penne Percy Korth, term expired, which was sent to the Senate on February 17, 2011.