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Nominations Submitted to the Senate

Nominations

Administration of Joseph R. Biden, Jr., 2022


Nominations Submitted to the Senate

December 2, 2022


The following list does not include promotions of members of the Uniformed Services, nominations to the Service Academies, or nominations of Foreign Service officers.

Submitted January 3

Bridget Meehan Brennan,

of Ohio, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Ohio, vice Dan A. Polster, retired.


Tovah R. Calderon,

of the District of Columbia, to be an Associate Judge of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals for the term of fifteen years, vice Kathryn A. Oberly, retired.


Victoria Marie Calvert,

of Georgia, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Georgia, vice Thomas W. Thrash, Jr., retired.


Georgette Castner,

of New Jersey, to be United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey, vice Jose L. Linares, retired.


John H. Chun,

of Washington, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Washington, vice James L. Robart, retired.


Jacqueline Scott Corley,

of California, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of California, vice William Haskell Alsup, retired.


Charles Esque Fleming,

of Ohio, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Ohio, vice James S. Gwin, retired.


Sarah Elisabeth Geraghty,

of Georgia, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Georgia, vice Amy Totenberg, retired.


Dale E. Ho,

of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York, vice Katherine B. Forrest, resigned.


Andre B. Mathis,

of Tennessee, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit, vice Bernice Bouie Donald, retiring.


Ruth Bermudez Montenegro,

of California, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of California, vice John A. Houston, retired.


Alison J. Nathan,

of New York, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit, vice Rosemary S. Pooler, retiring.


Adrienne Jennings Noti,

of the District of Columbia, to be an Associate Judge of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia for the term of fifteen years, vice Frederick Howard Weisberg, retired.


Julie Rebecca Rubin,

of Maryland, to be United States District Judge for the District of Maryland, vice Ellen Lipton Hollander, retiring.


David Augustin Ruiz,

of Ohio, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Ohio, vice Solomon Oliver, Jr., retired.


Cristina D. Silva,

of Nevada, to be United States District Judge for the District of Nevada, vice James C. Mahan, retired.


Leonard Philip Stark,

of Delaware, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Federal Circuit, vice Kathleen M. O'Malley, retiring.


Charlotte N. Sweeney,

of Colorado, to be United States District Judge for the District of Colorado, vice Richard Brooke Jackson, retiring.


Trina L. Thompson,

of California, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of California, vice Phyllis J. Hamilton, retired.


Anne Rachel Traum,

of Nevada, to be United States District Judge for the District of Nevada, vice Robert Clive Jones, retired.


Hernán D. Vera,

of California, to be United States District Judge for the Central District of California, vice Margaret M. Morrow, retired.

Submitted January 4

Viquar Ahmad,

of Texas, to be Chief Financial Officer, Department of Commerce, vice Thomas F. Gilman.


Viquar Ahmad,

of Texas, to be an Assistant Secretary of Commerce, vice Thomas F. Gilman.


Mari Carmen Aponte,

of Puerto Rico, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Panama.


Shalanda H. Baker,

of Texas, to be Director of the Office of Minority Economic Impact, Department of Energy, vice James Edward Campos.


Jainey Kumar Bavishi,

of New York, to be Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere, vice Timothy Gallaudet.


Alvaro M. Bedoya,

of Maryland, to be a Federal Trade Commissioner for the term of seven years from September 26, 2019, vice Rohit Chopra, term expired.


Amanda Bennett,

of the District of Columbia, to be Chief Executive Officer of the United States Agency for Global Media, vice Michael Pack.


Asmeret Asefaw Berhe,

of California, to be Director of the Office of Science, Department of Energy, vice Christopher Fall.


Laurel A. Blatchford,

of the District of Columbia, to be Controller, Office of Federal Financial Management, Office of Management and Budget, vice David Arthur Mader.


Mary T. Boyle,

of Maryland, to be a Commissioner of the Consumer Product Safety Commission for a term of seven years from October 27, 2018, vice Ann Marie Buerkle, term expired.


Lael Brainard,

of the District of Columbia, to be Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for a term of four years, vice Richard Clarida.


Sara C. Bronin,

of Connecticut, to be Chairman of the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation for a term expiring January 19, 2025, vice Aimee Kathryn Jorjani, term expired.


Sean Burton,

of California, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority for a term expiring May 30, 2024, vice Nina Mitchell Wells, term expired.


Robert McKinnon Califf,

of North Carolina, to be Commissioner of Food and Drugs, Department of Health and Human Services, vice Stephen Hahn.


Lisa A. Carty,

of Maryland, to be Representative of the United States of America on the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations, with the rank of Ambassador.


Lisa A. Carty,

of Maryland, to be an Alternate Representative of the United States of America to the Sessions of the General Assembly of the United Nations, during her tenure of service as Representative of the United States of America on the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations.


Steven Scott Cliff,

of California, to be Administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, vice Mark R. Rosekind.


Christopher A. Coes,

of Georgia, to be an Assistant Secretary of Transportation, vice Carlos A. Monje, Jr.


Laura Daniel-Davis,

of Virginia, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Interior, vice Joseph Balash, resigned.


Elizabeth de León Bhargava,

of New York, to be an Assistant Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, vice John Bobbitt.


Joseph F. DeCarolis,

of North Carolina, to be Administrator of the Energy Information Administration, vice Linda Capuano.


Ernest W. DuBester,

of Virginia, to be a Member of the Federal Labor Relations Authority for a term of five years expiring July 1, 2024. (Reappointment)


Steven H. Fagin,

of New Jersey, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Yemen.


Andrew Fois,

of the District of Columbia, to be Chairman of the Administrative Conference of the United States for the term of five years, vice Paul R. Verkuil, resigned.


Henry Christopher Frey,

of North Carolina, to be an Assistant Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, vice Paul T. Anastas.


Glen S. Fukushima,

of California, to be a Director of the Securities Investor Protection Corporation for a term expiring December 31, 2024, vice Sharon Y. Bowen, term expired.


Brenda Sue Fulton,

of New Jersey, to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense, vice James N. Stewart.


Beverly Gage,

of Connecticut, to be a Member of the National Council on the Humanities for a term expiring January 26, 2024, vice Daniel Iwao Okimoto, term expired.


Eric M. Garcetti,

of California, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of India.


Beth Pritchard Geer,

of Tennessee, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority for a term expiring May 18, 2026, vice Kenneth E. Allen, term expired.


Lisa M. Gomez,

of New Jersey, to be an Assistant Secretary of Labor, vice Preston Rutledge.


Ed Gonzalez,

of Texas, to be an Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security, vice Sarah R. Saldana.

Julia Ruth Gordon,

of Maryland, to be an Assistant Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, vice Dana T. Wade.


Solomon Jeffrey Greene,

of the District of Columbia, to be an Assistant Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, vice Seth Daniel Appleton, resigned.


Susan Tsui Grundmann,

of Virginia, to be a Member of the Federal Labor Relations Authority for a term of five years expiring July 1, 2025, vice James Thomas Abbott, term expired.


Geeta Rao Gupta,

of Virginia, to be Ambassador at Large for Global Women's Issues, vice Kelley Eckels Currie.


Amy Gutmann,

of Pennsylvania, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Federal Republic of Germany.


Robert Cornelius Hampshire,

of Michigan, to be an Assistant Secretary of Transportation. (New Position)


Todd M. Harper,

of Virginia, to be a Member of the National Credit Union Administration Board for a term expiring April 10, 2027. (Reappointment)


Cathy Ann Harris,

of Maryland, to be a Member of the Merit Systems Protection Board for the term of seven years expiring March 1, 2028, vice Anne Marie Wagner, term expired.


Cathy Ann Harris,

of Maryland, to be Chairman of the Merit Systems Protection Board, vice Susan Tsui Grundmann.


Grant T. Harris,

of California, to be an Assistant Secretary of Commerce, vice Nazakhtar Nikakhtar.


Susan Harthill,

of Maryland, to be a Member of the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission for a term expiring April 27, 2027, vice James J. Sullivan, Jr., term expired.


Owen Edward Herrnstadt,

of Maryland, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States for a term expiring January 20, 2025, vice Judith Delzoppo Pryor, term expired.


Cynthia C. Hogan,

of Ohio, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Corporation for National and Community Service for a term expiring February 8, 2024, vice Lisa M. Quiroz, term expired.


Laura S.H. Holgate,

of Virginia, to be Representative of the United States of America to the International Atomic Energy Agency, with the rank of Ambassador.


James Arthur Jemison II,

of Michigan, to be an Assistant Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, vice Robert Hunter Kurtz.

Kristin N. Johnson,

of Michigan, to be a Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission for a term expiring April 13, 2025, vice Brian D. Quintenz, term expired.


Barbara George Johnson,

of New Jersey, to be a Member of the Board of Trustees of the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation for a term expiring February 4, 2026, vice Maria E. Rengifo-Ruess, term expired.


C.S. Eliot Kang,

of New Jersey, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (International Security and Non-Proliferation), vice Christopher Ashley Ford.


Robert P. Klein,

of Tennessee, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority for a term expiring May 18, 2026, vice John L. Ryder, term expired.


Jed David Kolko,

of California, to be Under Secretary of Commerce for Economic Affairs, vice Karen Dunn Kelley.


Adriana Debora Kugler,

of Maryland, to be United States Executive Director of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development for a term of two years, vice Jennifer D. Nordquist.


Barbara A. Leaf,

of Virginia, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (Near Eastern Affairs), vice David Schenker.


Kimberly Caudle Lewis,

of Alabama, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority for a term expiring May 18, 2025, vice Richard Capel Howorth, term expired.


Reta Jo Lewis,

of Georgia, to be President of the Export-Import Bank of the United States for a term expiring January 20, 2025, vice Kimberly A. Reed, term expired.


Deborah E. Lipstadt,

of Georgia, to be Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism, with the rank of Ambassador. (New Position)


Laurie E. Locascio,

of Maryland, to be Under Secretary of Commerce for Standards and Technology, vice Walter G. Copan.


Amy Loyd,

of New Mexico, to be Assistant Secretary for Career, Technical, and Adult Education, Department of Education, vice Scott Stump.


Sarah Margon,

of New York, to be Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor, vice Robert A. Destro.


L. Michelle Moore,

of Georgia, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority for a term expiring May 18, 2026, vice James R. Thompson III.


Monde Muyangwa,

of Maryland, to be an Assistant Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development, vice Ramsey Coats Day.


John N. Nkengasong,

of Georgia, to be Ambassador at Large, Coordinator of United States Government Activities to Combat HIV/AIDS Globally.


Mildred Otero,

of Florida, to be a Member of the Board of Trustees of the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation for a term expiring August 11, 2026, vice Gwendolyn E. Boyd, term expired.


Carol Annette Petsonk,

of the District of Columbia, to be an Assistant Secretary of Transportation, vice Joel Szabat.


Ann Claire Phillips,

of Virginia, to be Administrator of the Maritime Administration, vice Mark H. Buzby.


Jerome H. Powell,

of Maryland, to be Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for a term of four years. (Reappointment)


Fiona Whelan Prine,

of Tennessee, to be a Member of the National Council on the Arts for a term expiring September 3, 2024, vice Diane Helen Rodriguez, term expired.


Judith DelZoppo Pryor,

of Ohio, to be First Vice President of the Export-Import Bank of the United States for a term expiring January 20, 2025, vice Wanda Felton, resigned.


Linda A. Puchala,

of Maryland, to be a Member of the National Mediation Board for a term expiring July 1, 2024. (Reappointment)


Javier Ramirez,

of Illinois, to be Federal Mediation and Conciliation Director, vice Richard Giacolone.


Maria Duaime Robinson,

of Massachusetts, to be an Assistant Secretary of Energy (Office of Electricity), vice Bruce J. Walker.


Jose Javier Rodriguez,

of Florida, to be an Assistant Secretary of Labor, vice John P. Pallasch.


Christy Goldsmith Romero,

of Virginia, to be a Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission for the remainder of the term expiring April 13, 2024, vice Heath P. Tarbert.


Kurt Thomas Rumsfeld,

of Maryland, to be General Counsel of the Federal Labor Relations Authority for a term of five years, vice Julia Akins Clark, term expired.

Shirley Sachi Sagawa,

of Maryland, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Corporation for National and Community Service for a term expiring October 6, 2024, vice Jane D. Hartley, term expired.


Samuel H. Slater,

of Massachusetts, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority for a term expiring November 22, 2023, vice William Shaw McDermott, term expired.


Gigi B. Sohn,

of the District of Columbia, to be a Member of the Federal Communications Commission for a term of five years from July 1, 2021, vice Ajit Varadaraj Pai, term expired.


Mallory A. Stewart,

of the District of Columbia, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (Verification and Compliance), vice Yleem D. S. Poblete, resigned.


Mohsin Raza Syed,

of Virginia, to be an Assistant Secretary of Transportation, vice Adam J. Sullivan.


Dilawar Syed,

of California, to be Deputy Administrator of the Small Business Administration, vice Althea Coetzee.


Sandra L. Thompson,

of Maryland, to be Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency for a term of five years, vice Mark Anthony Calabria.


David Uejio,

of California, to be an Assistant Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, vice Anna Maria Farias.


David M. Uhlmann,

of Michigan, to be an Assistant Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, vice Susan Parker Bodine.


Max Vekich,

of Washington, to be a Federal Maritime Commissioner for a term expiring June 30, 2026, vice Michael

A. Khouri, term expired.


Arun Venkataraman,

of the District of Columbia, to be Assistant Secretary of Commerce and Director General of the United States and Foreign Commercial Service, vice Ian Paul Steff.


Alvin Harlyn Warren,

of New Mexico, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Corporation for National and Community Service for a term expiring October 6, 2023, vice Hyepin Christine Im, term expired.


Victoria Marie Baecher Wassmer,

of the District of Columbia, to be Chief Financial Officer, Department of Transportation, vice John E. Kramer.


Carlton Waterhouse,

of Virginia, to be Assistant Administrator, Office of Solid Waste, Environmental Protection Agency, vice Peter C. Wright.

Elizabeth Schoff Watson,

of Maryland, to be an Assistant Secretary of Labor, vice Katherine Brunett McGuire, resigned.


David Weil,

of Massachusetts, to be Administrator of the Wage and Hour Division, Department of Labor, vice Cheryl Marie Stanton.


Martha Williams,

of Montana, to be Director of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, vice Aurelia Skipwith.


Tamara Cofman Wittes,

of the District of Columbia, to be an Assistant Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development, vice Michael T. Harvey.

Submitted January 7

Ventris C. Gibson,

of Virginia, to be Director of the Mint for a term of five years, vice David J. Ryder.


Musetta Tia Johnson,

of Virginia, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces for the term of fifteen years to expire on the date prescribed by law, vice Scott Wallace Stucky, term expired.


Rebecca E. Jones Gaston,

of Oregon, to be Commissioner on Children, Youth, and Families, Department of Health and Human Services, vice Elizabeth Darling.


January Contreras,

of Arizona, to be Assistant Secretary for Family Support, Department of Health and Human Services, vice Lynn A. Johnson.


Caroline Kennedy,

of New York, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Commonwealth of Australia.


Michelle Kwan,

of California, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to Belize.


Robert A. Wood,

of New York, to be Alternate Representative of the United States of America for Special Political Affairs in the United Nations, with the rank of Ambassador.


Summer Kristine Mersinger,

of South Dakota, to be a Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission for the remainder of the term expiring April 13, 2023, vice Dan Michael Berkovitz.


Caroline D. Pham,

of New York, to be a Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission for a term expiring April 13, 2027, vice Dawn DeBerry Stump, term expiring.

Withdrawn January 7

Clayborne Carson,

of California, to be a Member of the Civil Rights Cold Case Records Review Board (New Position), which was sent to the Senate on June 17, 2021.


Robert Garcia,

of California, to be a Member of the Board of Trustees of the Harry S Truman Scholarship Foundation for a term expiring December 10, 2023, vice James L. Henderson, term expired, which was sent to the Senate on June 24, 2021.


Robert Otto Burciaga Valdez,

of New Mexico, to be an Assistant Secretary of Health and Human Services, vice Richard G. Frank, which was sent to the Senate on October 28, 2021.

Submitted January 10

Nancy G. Abudu,

of Georgia, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit, vice Beverly Baldwin Martin, retired.


Timothy Baker,

of Virginia, to be a Member of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission for a term of six years expiring August 30, 2026, vice Michael Young, term expired.


Frank Calvelli,

of Virginia, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Air Force. (New Position)


Julianna Michelle Childs,

of South Carolina, to be United States Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Circuit, vice David S. Tatel, retiring.


Kristyn E. Jones,

of Virginia, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Air Force, vice John P. Roth.


Lester Martinez-Lopez,

of Florida, to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense, vice Thomas McCaffery.


Paul Monteiro,

of Maryland, to be Director, Community Relations Service, for a term of four years, vice Grande Lum, resigned.


Agnes Schaefer,

of Pennsylvania, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Army, vice Casey Wardynski.

Submitted January 10

Marvin L. Adams,

of Texas, to be Deputy Administrator for Defense Programs, National Nuclear Security Administration, vice Charles P. Verdon.


Michael Cottman Morgan,

of Wisconsin, to be an Assistant Secretary of Commerce, vice Neil Jacobs. Laura Gore Ross,

of New York, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting for a term expiring January 31, 2028. (Reappointment)


Corey Wiggins,

of Mississippi, to be Federal Cochairperson, Delta Regional Authority, vice Christopher Caldwell.

Submitted January 14

Sarah Bloom Raskin,

of Maryland, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for the unexpired term of fourteen years from February 1, 2018, vice Randal Quarles, resigned.


Sarah Bloom Raskin,

of Maryland, to be Vice Chairman for Supervision of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for a term of four years, vice Randal Quarles, resigned.


Lisa DeNell Cook,

of Michigan, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for the unexpired term of fourteen years from February 1, 2010, vice Janet L. Yellen, resigned.


Philip Nathan Jefferson,

of North Carolina, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for a term of fourteen years from February 1, 2022, vice Richard Clarida, resigned.

Submitted January 19

Tiffany M. Cartwright,

of Washington, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Washington, vice Benjamin Hale Settle, retired.


Nusrat Jahan Choudhury,

of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of New York, vice Joseph Frank Bianco, elevated.


Ana Isabel de Alba,

of California, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of California, vice Morrison C. England, Jr., retired.


Arianna J. Freeman,

of Pennsylvania, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit, vice Theodore Alexander McKee, retiring.


Robert Steven Huie,

of California, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of California, vice Michael M. Anello, retired.


Natasha C. Merle,

of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of New York, vice an additional position in accordance with 28 U.S.C. 133(b)(1).


Jennifer H. Rearden,

of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York, vice Richard Sullivan, elevated.

Nina Nin-Yuen Wang,

of Colorado, to be United States District Judge for the District of Colorado, vice Christine M. Arguello, retiring.

Submitted January 20

Elizabeth Frawley Bagley,

of Florida, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Federative Republic of Brazil.


Jane Hartley,

of New York, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.


Alexander Mark Laskaris,

of the District of Columbia, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Chad.


Alan M. Leventhal,

of Massachusetts, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Kingdom of Denmark.


Franklin R. Parker,

of the District of Columbia, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Navy, vice Gregory J. Slavonic.

Submitted January 31

Vanessa Roberts Avery,

of Connecticut, to be United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut for the term of four years, vice John H. Durham, resigned.


Deborah R. Coen,

of Connecticut, to be a Member of the National Council on the Humanities for a term expiring January 26, 2028, vice Jean M. Yarbrough, term expired.


Trina A. Higgins,

of Utah, to be United States Attorney for the District of Utah for the term of four years, vice John W. Huber, resigned.


Christine M. Kim,

of Colorado, to be a Member of the National Council on the Humanities for a term expiring January 26, 2026, vice David Armand DeKeyser, term expired.


Jesse A. Laslovich,

of Montana, to be United States Attorney for the District of Montana for the term of four years, vice Kurt

G. Alme, resigned.


Chris Saunders,

of Vermont, to be Federal Cochairperson of the Northern Border Regional Commission, vice Harold B. Parker.


Karen Ann Stout,

of Pennsylvania, to be a Member of the National Council on the Humanities for a term expiring January 26, 2026, vice William Schneider, Jr., term expired.


LaWanda Amaker Toney,

of Maryland, to be Assistant Secretary for Communications and Outreach, Department of Education, vice Peter Cunningham.


S. Lane Tucker,

of Alaska, to be United States Attorney for the District of Alaska for the term of four years, vice Bryan D. Schroder, resigned.


Alexander M.M. Uballez,

of New Mexico, to be United States Attorney for the District of New Mexico for the term of four years, vice John C. Anderson, resigned.


Beth Ann Williams,

of New Jersey, to be a Member of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board for a term expiring January 29, 2026, vice Aditya Bamzai, term expired.


Jane E. Young

of New Hampshire, to be United States Attorney for the District of New Hampshire for the term of four years, vice Scott W. Murray, resigned.

Withdrawn January 31

Beth Ann Williams,

of New Jersey, to be a Member of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board for the remainder of the term expiring January 29, 2023, vice Jane Nitze, resigned, which was sent to the Senate on November 15, 2021.

Submitted February 2

Stephanie Dawkins Davis,

of Michigan, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit, vice Helene N. White, retiring.

Submitted February 3

Michael J. Adler,

of Maryland, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of South Sudan.


Edward Gabriel,

of the District of Columbia, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the United States Institute of Peace for a term of four years, vice Ikram U. Khan, term expired.


John T. Godfrey,

of California, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of the Sudan.


Dara Lindenbaum,

of Virginia, to be a Member of the Federal Election Commission for a term expiring April 30, 2027, vice Steven T. Walther, term expired.


Nathalie Rayes,

of Massachusetts, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the United States Institute of Peace for a term of four years, vice Joseph Eldridge, term expired.


Mary Green Swig,

of California, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the United States Institute of Peace for a term of four years, vice Stephen D. Krasner, term expired.

Submitted February 7

Alice Hill,

of the District of Columbia, to be Deputy Administrator for Resilience, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security, vice Daniel J. Kaniewski.


Mary Green Swig,

of California, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the United States Institute of Peace for a term of four years, vice John A. Lancaster, term expired.

Withdrawn February 7

Mary Green Swig,

of California, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the United States Institute of Peace for a term of four years, vice Stephen D. Krasner, term expired, which was sent to the Senate on February 3, 2022.

Submitted February 10

Reuben E. Brigety, II,

of Florida, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of South Africa.


MaryKay Loss Carlson,

of Arkansas, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of the Philippines.


Elizabeth Shortino,

of the District of Columbia, to be United States Executive Director of the International Monetary Fund for a term of two years, vice Margrethe Lundsager, resigned.

Withdrawn February 10

Cynthia C. Hogan,

of Ohio, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Corporation for National and Community Service for a term expiring February 8, 2024, vice Lisa M. Quiroz, term expired, which was sent to the Senate on January 4, 2022.


Kimberly Caudle Lewis,

of Alabama, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority for a term expiring May 18, 2025, vice Richard Capel Howorth, term expired, which was sent to the Senate on January 4, 2022.

Mary Catherine Phee,

of Illinois, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the African Development Foundation for a term expiring September 27, 2021, vice Linda Thomas-Greenfield, resigned, which was sent to the Senate on April 29, 2021.


Robert Luis Santos,

of Texas, to be Director of the Census for the remainder of the term expiring December 31, 2021, vice Steven Dillingham, which was sent to the Senate on April 15, 2021.

Submitted February 14

Philip S. Goldberg,

of the District of Columbia, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Career Ambassador, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Korea.


Carrin F. Patman,

of Texas, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Iceland.


Erik Kristopher Raven,

of the District of Columbia, to be Under Secretary of the Navy, vice Thomas B. Modly.

Submitted February 28

William Brodsky,

of Illinois, to be a Director of the Securities Investor Protection Corporation for a term expiring December 31, 2023, vice Anthony Frank D'Agostino, term expired.


Kathryn Huff,

of Illinois, to be an Assistant Secretary of Energy (Nuclear Energy), vice Rita Baranwal.


Ketanji Brown Jackson,

of the District of Columbia, to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, vice Stephen G. Breyer, retiring.


William A. LaPlante, Jr.,

of Massachusetts, to be Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment, vice Ellen M. Lord.

Submitted March 7

William H. Duncan,

of Texas, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of El Salvador.


Jay Curtis Shambaugh,

of Maryland, to be an Under Secretary of the Treasury, vice Brent James McIntosh.


Denis Udall,

of California, to be a Member of the Board of Trustees of the Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation for a term expiring April 15, 2023, vice Camilla C. Feibelman, term expired.


Teresa Arrington Fox Udall,

of Colorado, to be a Member of the Board of Trustees of the Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation for a term expiring October 6, 2022, vice Anne J. Udall, term expired.


Lesslie Viguerie,

of Virginia, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Kyrgyz Republic.

Submitted March 8

David Applegate,

of Pennsylvania, to be Director of the United States Geological Survey, vice James Reilly.


Joseph Goffman,

of Pennsylvania, to be an Assistant Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, vice William

L. Wehrum.


Kate Elizabeth Heinzelman,

of New York, to be General Counsel of the Central Intelligence Agency, vice Courtney Elwood.


Paul M. Rosen,

of California, to be Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Investment Security, vice Thomas Peter Feddo.


Evelyn Wang,

of Massachusetts, to be Director of the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy, Department of Energy, vice Lane Genatowski.


Robert A. Wood,

of New York, to be an Alternate Representative of the United States of America to the Sessions of the General Assembly of the United Nations, during his tenure of service as Alternate Representative of the United States of America for Special Political Affairs in the United Nations.

Submitted March 10

William Carl Blake,

of Virginia, to be a Member of the Asset and Infrastructure Review Commission. (New Position)


Michael Blecker,

of California, to be a Member of the Asset and Infrastructure Review Commission. (New Position)


Shereef M. Elnahal,

of New Jersey, to be Under Secretary for Health of the Department of Veterans Affairs, vice David J. Shulkin.


Christina Orzada Hill,

of Georgia, to be a Member of the Asset and Infrastructure Review Commission. (New Position)


Joyce M. Johnson,

of Maryland, to be a Member of the Asset and Infrastructure Review Commission. (New Position)


Rita M. Landgraf,

of Delaware, to be Assistant Secretary for Aging, Department of Health and Human Services, vice Lance Allen Robertson.

Lucretia Maria McClenney,

of Virginia, to be a Member of the Asset and Infrastructure Review Commission. (New Position)


Patrick J. Murphy,

of Pennsylvania, to be a Member of the Asset and Infrastructure Review Commission. (New Position)


Jose R. Ramos,

of Texas, to be a Member of the Asset and Infrastructure Review Commission. (New Position)


Roselyn Tso,

of Oregon, to be Director of the Indian Health Service, Department of Health and Human Services, for the term of four years, vice Michael D. Weahkee.


Jonathan Woodson,

of Massachusetts, to be a Member of the Asset and Infrastructure Review Commission. (New Position)

Submitted March 15

Carmen G. Cantor,

of Puerto Rico, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Interior, vice Douglas W. Domenech.


Shefali Razdan Duggal,

of California, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Kingdom of the Netherlands.


Rebecca F. Dye,

of North Carolina, to be a Federal Maritime Commissioner for a term expiring June 30, 2025. (Reappointment)


Susie Feliz,

of Virginia, to be an Assistant Secretary of Commerce, vice Michael Platt Jr., resigned.


Janet Keller,

of California, to be a Member of the United States Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy for a term expiring July 1, 2023, vice Elizabeth F. Bagley, term expired.


Brendan Owens,

of Virginia, to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense, vice Lucian Niemeyer.


Rheanne Wirkkala,

of Maryland, to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense, vice Robert R. Hood, resigned.

Submitted March 21

Luis Manuel Botello,

of Maryland, to be a Member of the International Broadcasting Advisory Board for a term expiring January 1, 2025. (New Position)


Kenneth M. Jarin,

of Pennsylvania, to be Chair of the International Broadcasting Advisory Board. (New Position) Kenneth M. Jarin,

of Pennsylvania, to be a Member of the International Broadcasting Advisory Board for a term expiring January 1, 2027. (New Position)


Raymond M. Jefferson,

of Hawaii, to be Under Secretary for Benefits of the Department of Veterans Affairs, vice Paul R. Lawrence.


Lucretia Marie McClenney,

of Virginia, to be a Member of the Asset and Infrastructure Review Commission. (New Position)


R. Russell Rumbaugh,

of Nebraska, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Navy, vice Thomas Harker.


Denis Udall,

of California, to be a Member of the Board of Trustees of the Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation for a term expiring April 15, 2029. (Reappointment)


Teresa Arrington Fox Udall,

of Colorado, to be a Member of the Board of Trustees of the Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation for a term expiring October 6, 2028. (Reappointment)

Withdrawn March 21

Lucretia Maria McClenney,

of Virginia, to be a Member of the Asset and Infrastructure Review Commission (New Position), which was sent to the Senate on March 10, 2022.


Sarah Bloom Raskin,

of Maryland, to be Vice Chairman for Supervision of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for a term of four years, vice Randal Quarles, resigned, which was sent to the Senate on January 13, 2022.


Elaine Trevino,

of California, to be Chief Agricultural Negotiator, Office of the United States Trade Representative, with the rank of Ambassador, vice Gregory Doud, which was sent to the Senate on October 7, 2021.

Submitted March 29

Travis LeBlanc,

of Maryland, to be a Member of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board for a term expiring January 29, 2028. (Reappointment)

Submitted March 30

Candace A. Bond,

of Missouri, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.


Timmy T. Davis,

of Virginia, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the State of Qatar.


Michael J. Lombardo,

of California, to be a Member of the National Council on the Arts for a term expiring September 3, 2022, vice Maria Rosario Jackson, term expired.


Michael J. Lombardo,

of California, to be a Member of the National Council on the Arts for a term expiring September 3, 2028. (Reappointment)


Nasser H. Paydar,

of Indiana, to be Assistant Secretary for Postsecondary Education, Department of Education, vice Robert

L. King.


Puneet Talwar,

of the District of Columbia, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Kingdom of Morocco.

Submitted April 4

Naz Durakoğlu,

of New Jersey, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (Legislative Affairs), vice Mary Elizabeth Taylor, resigned.


Dean R. Thompson,

of Maryland, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to Nepal.

Submitted April 5

Robert F. Godec,

of Virginia, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Career Minister, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Kingdom of Thailand.


Kalpana Kotagal,

of Ohio, to be a Member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for a term expiring July 1, 2027, vice Janet Dhillon, term expiring.


Vinay Vijay Singh,

of Pennsylvania, to be Chief Financial Officer, Department of Housing and Urban Development, vice Irving Dennis.

Submitted April 7

Sharon Beth Lewis,

of Oregon, to be a Member of the Social Security Advisory Board for a term expiring September 30, 2022, vice Alan L. Cohen, term expired.


Sharon Beth Lewis,

of Oregon, to be a Member of the Social Security Advisory Board for a term expiring September 30, 2028. (Reappointment)


Patricia Hart Neuman,

of the District of Columbia, to be a Member of the Board of Trustees of the Federal Hospital Insurance Trust Fund for a term of four years, vice Robert D. Reischauer, term expired.

Patricia Hart Neuman , of the District of Columbia, to be a Member of the Board of Trustees of the Federal Supplementary Medical Insurance Trust Fund for a term of four years, vice Robert D. Reischauer, term expired.

Patricia Hart Neuman , of the District of Columbia, to be a Member of the Board of Trustees of the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Trust Fund and the Federal Disability Insurance Trust Fund for a term of four years, vice Robert D. Reischauer, term expired.


Robin Meredith Cohn Hutcheson,

of Utah, to be Administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, vice Raymond Martinez.


Jaime E. Lizárraga,

of Virginia, to be a Member of the Securities and Exchange Commission for a term expiring June 5, 2027, vice Allison Herren Lee, term expiring.


Vincent Garfield Logan,

of New York, to be a Member of the Farm Credit Administration Board, Farm Credit Administration, for a term expiring May 21, 2026, vice Dallas P. Tonsager, term expired.


Mark Toshiro Uyeda,

of California, to be a Member of the Securities and Exchange Commission for the remainder of the term expiring June 5, 2023, vice Elad L. Roisman, resigned.

Withdrawn April 7

Carla Ravi Koppell,

of New York, to be an Assistant Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development, vice Michelle A. Bekkering, which was sent to the Senate on September 21, 2021.


David Weil,

of Massachusetts, to be Administrator of the Wage and Hour Division, Department of Labor, vice Cheryl Marie Stanton, which was sent to the Senate on January 4, 2022.

Submitted April 25

John Z. Lee,

of Illinois, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Seventh Circuit, vice Diane P. Wood, retiring.


Salvador Mendoza, Jr.,

of Washington, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, vice M. Margaret McKeown, retiring.


Stephen Henley Locher,

of Iowa, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of Iowa, vice John Alfred Jarvey, retired.


Nancy L. Maldonado,

of Illinois, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois, vice Matthew F. Kennelly, retired.


Gregory Brian Williams,

of Delaware, to be United States District Judge for the District of Delaware, vice Leonard Philip Stark, elevated.

Rachelle L. Crowe,

of Illinois, to be United States Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois for the term of four years, vice Stephen R. Wigginton, resigned.


Joshua D. Hurwit,

of Idaho, to be United States Attorney for the District of Idaho for the term of four years, vice Bart M. Davis, resigned.


Gerard M. Karam,

of Pennsylvania, to be United States Attorney for the Middle District of Pennsylvania for the term of four years, vice David J. Freed, resigned.


Jacqueline C. Romero,

of Pennsylvania, to be United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania for the term of four years, vice William M. McSwain, resigned.


Phillip A. Talbert,

of California, to be United States Attorney for the Eastern District of California for the term of four years, vice McGregor W. Scott, resigned.


Jaime Areizaga-Soto,

of Virginia, to be Chairman of the Board of Veterans' Appeals for a term of six years, vice Cheryl L. Mason, resigning.


Carol Spahn,

of Maryland, to be Director of the Peace Corps, vice Josephine Olsen.


Steven M. Dettelbach,

of Ohio, to be Director, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives, vice B. Todd Jones, resigned.


Cynthia Dyer,

of Virginia, to be Director of the Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking, with the rank of Ambassador at Large, vice John Cotton Richmond.


Rachna Sachdeva Korhonen,

of New Jersey, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Mali.


Richard Lee Buangan,

of California, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to Mongolia.


Michael Alan Ratney,

of Massachusetts, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.


Michael C. Gonzales,

of California, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Zambia.

Geoffrey R. Pyatt,

of California, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Career Minister, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (Energy Resources), vice Francis R. Fannon.

Withdrawn April 25

Susan Harthill,

of Maryland, to be a Member of the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission for a term expiring April 27, 2027, vice James J. Sullivan, Jr., term expired, which was sent to the Senate on January 4, 2022.


Amanda Howe,

of Virginia, to be an Assistant Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, vice Craig Hooks, resigned, which was sent to the Senate on June 15, 2021.


James Arthur Jemison II,

of Michigan, to be an Assistant Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, vice Robert Hunter Kurtz, which was sent to the Senate on January 4, 2022.

Submitted April 26

Bridget A. Brink,

of Michigan, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to Ukraine.

Submitted May 2

Michael S. Barr,

of Michigan, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for the unexpired term of fourteen years from February 1, 2018, vice Randal Quarles, resigned.


Michael S. Barr,

of Michigan, to be Vice Chairman for Supervision of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for a term of four years, vice Randal Quarles, resigned.

Withdrawn May 2

Sarah Bloom Raskin,

of Maryland, to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for the unexpired term of fourteen years from February 1, 2018, vice Randal Quarles, resigned, which was sent to the Senate on January 13, 2022.

Submitted May 3

Gerald H. Acker,

of Michigan, to be a Commissioner on the part of the United States on the International Joint Commission, United States and Canada, vice Jane L. Corwin, resigning.


David Michael Capozzi,

of Maryland, to be a Director of the Amtrak Board of Directors for a term of five years. (New Position)


Anthony Rosario Coscia,

of New Jersey, to be a Director of the Amtrak Board of Directors for a term of five years. (Reappointment)

Christopher Koos,

of Illinois, to be a Director of the Amtrak Board of Directors for a term of five years, vice Thomas C. Carper, term expired.


Samuel E. Lathem,

of Delaware, to be a Director of the Amtrak Board of Directors for a term of five years, vice Albert DiClemente, term expired.


Robin Lee Wiessmann,

of Pennsylvania, to be a Director of the Amtrak Board of Directors for a term of five years, vice Yvonne Brathwaite Burke, term expired.

Submitted May 5

Annie Caputo,

of Virginia, to be a Member of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission for the term of five years expiring June 30, 2026. (Reappointment)


Michael M. Contrades,

of Hawaii, to be United States Marshal for the District of Hawaii for the term of four years, vice Charles

L. Goodwin, retired.


Bradley R. Crowell,

of Nevada, to be a Member of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission for the remainder of the term expiring June 30, 2022, vice Kristine L. Svinicki, resigned.


Bradley R. Crowell,

of Nevada, to be a Member of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission for the term of five years expiring June 30, 2027. (Reappointment)


David C. Davis,

of Illinois, to be United States Marshal for the Southern District of Illinois for the term of four years, vice Bradley A. Maxwell, resigned.


Enix Smith III,

of Louisiana, to be United States Marshal for the Eastern District of Louisiana for the term of four years, vice Scott Patrick Illing.


Carlos Felipe Uriarte,

of California, to be an Assistant Attorney General, vice Stephen Elliott Boyd.

Submitted May 9

Donald R. Cravins,

of Maryland, to be Under Secretary of Commerce for Minority Business Development. (New Position)


Rebecca Lee Haffajee,

of Massachusetts, to be an Assistant Secretary of Health and Human Services, vice Richard G. Frank.


David P. Pekoske,

of Maryland, to be Administrator of the Transportation Security Administration for a term of five years. (New Position)

Hugo F. Rodriguez, Jr.,

of Pennsylvania, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Nicaragua.

Submitted May 12

Claria Horn Boom,

of Kentucky, to be a Member of the United States Sentencing Commission for a term expiring October 31, 2023, vice William H. Pryor Jr., term expired.


John Gleeson,

of New York, to be a Member of the United States Sentencing Commission for a term expiring October 31, 2023, vice Rachel Elise Barkow, term expired.


Laura E. Mate,

of Iowa, to be a Member of the United States Sentencing Commission for a term expiring October 31, 2027, vice Charles R. Breyer, term expired.


Claire McCusker Murray,

of Maryland, to be a Member of the United States Sentencing Commission for a term expiring October 31, 2025, vice Danny C. Reeves, term expired.


Carlton W. Reeves,

of Mississippi, to be Chair of the United States Sentencing Commission, vice Patti B. Saris.


Carlton W. Reeves,

of Mississippi, to be a Member of the United States Sentencing Commission for a term expiring October 31, 2027, vice Patti B. Saris, term expired.


Luis Felipe Restrepo,

of Pennsylvania, to be a Member of the United States Sentencing Commission for a term expiring October 31, 2025, vice Ketanji Brown Jackson, term expired.


Candice C. Wong,

of the District of Columbia, to be a Member of the United States Sentencing Commission for a term expiring October 31, 2027, vice Dabney Langhorne Friedrich, term expired.

Submitted May 17

Andrew G. Biggs,

of Oregon, to be a Member of the Social Security Advisory Board for a term expiring September 30, 2024, vice Lanhee J. Chen, term expired.


Stacy Lynn Dean,

of the District of Columbia, to be Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services, vice Kevin W. Concannon.


Alexis Taylor,

of Iowa, to be Under Secretary of Agriculture for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs, vice Ted McKinney.


Calvin Smyre,

of Georgia, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Commonwealth of The Bahamas.


David Pressman,

of New York, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to Hungary.


Heide B. Fulton,

of West Virginia, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Oriental Republic of Uruguay.


Yohannes Abraham,

of Virginia, to be Representative of the United States of America to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, with the rank and status of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary.

Withdrawn May 17

Alice Hill,

of the District of Columbia, to be Deputy Administrator for Resilience, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security, vice Daniel J. Kaniewski, which was sent to the Senate on February 7, 2022.


Calvin Smyre,

of Georgia, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Dominican Republic, which was sent to the Senate on October 4, 2021.


William J. Valdez, of Maryland, to be Under Secretary for Management, Department of Homeland Security, vice Claire M. Grady, which was sent to the Senate on July 28, 2021.

Submitted May 19

Rubydee Calvert,

of Wyoming, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting for a term expiring January 31, 2028. (Reappointment)


Kathryn Wheelbarger,

of California, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the United States Institute of Peace for a term of four years, vice Stephen D. Krasner, term expired.


Michael K. Singh,

of Illinois, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the United States Institute of Peace for a term of four years, vice J. Robinson West, term expired.


Jonathan Wingate Burks,

of Virginia, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the United States Institute of Peace for a term of four years, vice Eric S. Edelman, term expired.


Lara E. Montecalvo,

of Rhode Island, to be United States Circuit Judge for the First Circuit, vice O. Rogeriee Thompson, retired.


Sarah A.L. Merriam,

of Connecticut, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit, vice Susan L. Carney, retiring.


Elizabeth Wilson Hanes,

of Virginia, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia, vice John A. Gibney, Jr., retired.


Anne M. Nardacci,

of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of New York, vice Gary L. Sharpe, retired.


Ana C. Reyes,

of the District of Columbia, to be United States District Judge for the District of Columbia, vice Colleen Kollar-Kotelly, retiring.

Submitted May 24

Richard Glick,

of Virginia, to be a Member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for a term expiring June 30, 2027. (Reappointment)


Jonathan Henick,

of Virginia, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Uzbekistan.


Joey R. Hood,

of New Hampshire, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Tunisia.


Amy Lefkowitz Solomon,

of the District of Columbia, to be an Assistant Attorney General, vice Karol Virginia Mason.

Submitted May 25

Rachel Bloomekatz,

of Ohio, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit, vice R. Guy Cole, Jr., retiring.


Thomas E. Brown,

of Georgia, to be United States Marshal for the Northern District of Georgia for the term of four years, vice Michael S. Yeager.


Brian A. Kyes,

of Massachusetts, to be United States Marshal for the District of Massachusetts for the term of four years, vice John Gibbons, term expired.


Stephen D. Lynn,

of Georgia, to be United States Marshal for the Middle District of Georgia for the term of four years, vice John Cary Bittick, term expired.


Roy W. Minter, Jr.,

of Georgia, to be United States Marshal for the Southern District of Georgia for the term of four years, vice David L. Lyons, term expired.

Florence Y. Pan,

of the District of Columbia, to be United States Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Circuit, vice Ketanji Brown Jackson, elevated.


Doris L. Pryor,

of Indiana, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Seventh Circuit, vice David F. Hamilton, retiring.

Submitted May 26

Angela Price Aggeler,

of the District of Columbia, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of North Macedonia.


Marie C. Damour,

of Virginia, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Fiji, and to serve concurrently and without additional compensation as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Kiribati, the Republic of Nauru, the Kingdom of Tonga, and Tuvalu.


Rosemarie Hidalgo,

of the District of Columbia, to be Director of the Violence Against Women Office, Department of Justice, vice Susan B. Carbon.


Mark W. Libby,

of Massachusetts, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Azerbaijan.


Sue Ellen Moore,

of Washington, to be a Member of the Marine Mammal Commission for a term expiring May 13, 2023, vice Michael F. Tillman, term expired.


Gautam A. Rana,

of New Jersey, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Slovak Republic.


Andrew J. Read,

of North Carolina, to be a Member of the Marine Mammal Commission for a term expiring May 13, 2025, vice Daryl J. Boness, term expired.


Laura Taylor-Kale,

of California, to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense. (New Position)

Submitted June 6

Chrissie C. Latimore,

of South Carolina, to be United States Marshal for the District of South Carolina for the term of four years, vice Thomas M. Griffin, Jr., resigned.


Kirk M. Taylor,

of Colorado, to be United States Marshal for the District of Colorado for the term of four years, vice David A. Weaver, term expired.


Adair Ford Boroughs,

of South Carolina, to be United States Attorney for the District of South Carolina for the term of four years, vice Peter M. McCoy, Jr., resigned.


Natalie K. Wight,

of Oregon, to be United States Attorney for the District of Oregon for the term of four years, vice Billy J. Williams, resigned.


E. Martin Estrada,

of California, to be United States Attorney for the Central District of California for the term of four years, vice Nicola T. Hanna, resigned.


Sopen B. Shah,

of Wisconsin, to be United States Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin for the term of four years, vice Scott C. Blader, resigned.


Gregory J. Haanstad,

of Wisconsin, to be United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin for the term of four years, vice Matthew D. Krueger, resigned.

Withdrawn June 6

Michael M. Contrades,

of Hawaii, to be United States Marshal for the District of Hawaii for the term of four years, vice Charles

L. Goodwin, retired, which was sent to the Senate on May 5, 2022.

Submitted June 7

Terrence Edwards,

of Maryland, to be Inspector General of the National Reconnaissance Office, vice Susan S. Gibson.


Richard K. Delmar,

of Virginia, to be Inspector General, Department of the Treasury, vice Eric M. Thorson.


Richard E. DiZinno,

of the District of Columbia, to be a Member of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board for the remainder of the term expiring January 29, 2023, vice Jane Nitze, resigned.


Karla Ann Gilbride,

of Maryland, to be General Counsel of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for a term of four years, vice Sharon Fast Gustafson.


William J. Renick,

of Mississippi, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority for a term expiring May 18, 2027, vice Jeffrey Smith, term expired.


Adam Wade White,

of Kentucky, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority for a term expiring May 18, 2027, vice A. D. Frazier, term expired.

Daniel N. Rosenblum,

of Maryland, a Career Member of the Senior Executive Service, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Kazakhstan.


Kathleen Ann Kavalec,

of California, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to Romania.


Nathaniel Fick,

of Maine, to be Ambassador at Large for Cyberspace and Digital Policy. (New Position)

Withdrawn June 7

Biniam Gebre,

of Virginia, to be Administrator for Federal Procurement Policy, vice Michael Eric Wooten, which was sent to the Senate on August 9, 2021.

Submitted June 8

Daniel B. Maffei,

of New York, to be a Federal Maritime Commissioner for a term expiring June 30, 2027. (Reappointment)


Catherine J.K. Sandoval,

of California, to be a Member of the Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board for a term of five years, vice Kristen Marie Kulinowski, term expired.


Douglas J. McKalip,

of the District of Columbia, to be Chief Agricultural Negotiator, Office of the United States Trade Representative, with the rank of Ambassador, vice Gregory Doud.


Jessica Davis Ba,

of the District of Columbia, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Cote d'Ivoire.


Robert J. Faucher,

of Arizona, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Suriname.


Kenneth Merten,

of Virginia, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Career Minister, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Bulgaria.

Withdrawn June 8

Maria Duaime Robinson,

of Massachusetts, to be an Assistant Secretary of Energy (Office of Electricity), vice Bruce J. Walker, which was sent to the Senate on January 4, 2022.

Submitted June 15

Julie D. Fisher,

of Tennessee, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Cyprus.


Christopher T. Robinson,

of Maryland, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Latvia.


Stephanie Sanders Sullivan,

of Maryland, a career member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Career Minister, to be Representative of the United States of America to the African Union, with the rank and status of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary.


Radha Iyengar Plumb,

of New York, to be a Deputy Under Secretary of Defense, vice Alan Ray Shaffer.


Bradley N. Garcia,

of Maryland, to be United States Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Circuit, vice Judith W. Rogers, retiring.


Dana M. Douglas,

of Louisiana, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fifth Circuit, vice James L. Dennis, retiring.


Roopali H. Desai,

of Arizona, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, vice Andrew David Hurwitz, retiring.


María del R. Antongiorgi-Jordán,

of Puerto Rico, to be United States District Judge for the District of Puerto Rico, vice Gustavo Antonio Gelpi, elevated.


Camille L. Vélez-Rivé,

of Puerto Rico, to be United States District Judge for the District of Puerto Rico, vice Francisco Augusto Besosa, retired.


Gina R. Méndez-Miró,

of Puerto Rico, to be United States District Judge for the District of Puerto Rico, vice Carmen Consuelo Cerezo, retired.


Jerry W. Blackwell,

of Minnesota, to be United States District Judge for the District of Minnesota, vice Susan Richard Nelson, retired.

Submitted June 15

Julie D. Fisher,

of Tennessee, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Cyprus.


Christopher T. Robinson,

of Maryland, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Latvia.

Stephanie Sanders Sullivan,

of Maryland, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Career Minister, to be Representative of the United States of America to the African Union, with the rank and status of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary.


Radha Iyengar Plumb,

of New York, to be a Deputy Under Secretary of Defense, vice Alan Ray Shaffer.


Bradley N. Garcia,

of Maryland, to be United States Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia Circuit, vice Judith W. Rogers, retiring.


Dana M. Douglas,

of Louisiana, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fifth Circuit, vice James L. Dennis, retiring.


Roopali H. Desai,

of Arizona, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, vice Andrew David Hurwitz, retiring.


María del R. Antongiorgi-Jordán,

of Puerto Rico, to be United States District Judge for the District of Puerto Rico, vice Gustavo Antonio Gelpi, elevated.


Camille L. Vélez-Rivé,

of Puerto Rico, to be United States District Judge for the District of Puerto Rico, vice Francisco Augusto Besosa, retired.


Gina R. Méndez-Miró,

of Puerto Rico, to be United States District Judge for the District of Puerto Rico, vice Carmen Consuelo Cerezo, retired.


Jerry W. Blackwell,

of Minnesota, to be United States District Judge for the District of Minnesota, vice Susan Richard Nelson, retired.

Submitted June 22

Randy W. Berry,

of Colorado, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Career Minister, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Namibia.


Anjali Chaturvedi,

of Maryland, to be General Counsel, Department of Veterans Affairs, vice Richard A. Sauber.


Robert William Forden,

of California, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Kingdom of Cambodia.


Thomas E. Harvey,

of Florida, to be a Member of the Asset and Infrastructure Review Commission. (New Position) Moshe Z. Marvit,

of Pennsylvania, to be a Member of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission for a term expiring August 30, 2028, vice Arthur R. Traynor III, term expiring.


Arati Prabhakar,

of California, to be Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy, vice Eric S. Lander, resigned.


Robert E. Primus,

of New Jersey, to be a Member of the Surface Transportation Board for a term expiring December 31, 2027. (Reappointment)


Rolfe Michael Schiffer,

of New York, to be an Assistant Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development, vice Jonathan Nicholas Stivers.


Lucy Tamlyn,

of Rhode Island, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Democratic Republic of the Congo.


Pamela M. Tremont,

of Virginia, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Zimbabwe.

Submitted July 11

Ann Marie Yastishock ,

of Pennsylvania, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Independent State of Papua New Guinea, and to serve concurrently and without additional compensation as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Solomon Islands and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Vanuatu.


Manuel P. Micaller, Jr. ,

of California, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Tajikistan.


Kristina A. Kvien ,

of California, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Armenia.


Henry V. Jardine ,

of Virginia, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Mauritius, and to serve concurrently and without additional compensation as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Seychelles.


Diane Susan Kaplan ,

of Alaska, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting for a term expiring January 31, 2026, vice Patricia D. Cahill, term expired.


Patrice H. Kunesh ,

of Minnesota, to be Commissioner of the Administration for Native Americans, Department of Health and Human Services, vice Jean Carol Hovland.


Milancy Danielle Harris ,

of Virginia, to be a Deputy Under Secretary of Defense, vice Kari A. Bingen.


Jeffrey R. Gural ,

of New York, to be Chairperson of the Public Buildings Reform Board for a term of six years. (New Position)


Phillip A. Washington ,

of Illinois, to be Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration for the term of five years, vice Stephen M. Dickson, resigned.


Frances Kay Behm ,

of Michigan, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Michigan, vice David M. Lawson, retired.


Tamika R. Montgomery-Reeves ,

of Delaware, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit, vice Thomas L. Ambro, retiring.

Withdrawn July 11

James A. Diossa ,

of Rhode Island, to be a Member of the Board of Trustees of the James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation for a term expiring October 3, 2024, vice Harvey M. Tettlebaum, term expired, which was sent to the Senate on July 15, 2021.


Ed Gonzalez ,

of Texas, to be an Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security, vice Sarah R. Saldana, which was sent to the Senate on January 4, 2022.


Raymond M. Jefferson ,

of Hawaii, to be Under Secretary for Benefits of the Department of Veterans Affairs, vice Paul R. Lawrence, which was sent to the Senate on March 21, 2022.

Submitted July 13

Margaret R. Guzman ,

of Massachusetts, to be United States District Judge for the District of Massachusetts, vice Timothy S. Hillman, retired.


Kymberly Kathryn Evanson ,

of Washington, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Washington, vice Ricardo S. Martinez, retiring.


Jamal N. Whitehead ,

of Washington, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Washington, vice Richard A. Jones, retiring.

Robert Stewart Ballou ,

of Virginia, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Virginia, vice James P. Jones, retired.


Jamar K. Walker ,

of Virginia, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia, vice Raymond A. Jackson, retired.

Jorge A. Rodriguez , of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of New York, vice David M. Hurd, retiring.

Submitted July 18

L. Felice Gorordo,

of Florida, to be United States Alternate Executive Director of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development for a term of two years, vice Erik Bethel, resigned.


Kimberly Ann McClain,

of Maryland, to be an Assistant Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, vice Leonard Wolfson.

Submitted July 21

Shailen P. Bhatt,

of Michigan, to be Administrator of the Federal Highway Administration, vice Nicole R. Nason.


Jeffrey Matthew Marootian,

of the District of Columbia, to be an Assistant Secretary of Energy (Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy), vice Daniel Simmons.


Stephen A. Owens,

of Arizona, to be Chairperson of the Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board for a term of five years, vice Katherine Andrea Lemos, resigning.

Submitted July 28

Almo J. Carter,

of the District of Columbia, to be a Commissioner of the United States Parole Commission for a term of six years, vice J. Patricia Wilson Smoot, term expired.


Jessica Looman,

of Minnesota, to be Administrator of the Wage and Hour Division, Department of Labor, vice Cheryl Marie Stanton.


Richard Mills, Jr.,

of Georgia, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Federal Republic of Nigeria.


Joe H. Ritch,

of Alabama, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority for a term expiring May 18, 2025, vice Richard Capel Howorth, term expired.


Hugo Yue-Ho Yon,

of California, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Maldives.

Submitted August 1

Maria Araujo Kahn,

of Connecticut, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit, vice Jose A. Cabranes, retiring.


Julie Rikelman,

of Massachusetts, to be United States Circuit Judge for the First Circuit, vice Sandra L. Lynch, retiring.


Myong J. Joun,

of Massachusetts, to be United States District Judge for the District of Massachusetts, vice George A. O'Toole, Jr., retired.


Julia E. Kobick,

of Massachusetts, to be United States District Judge for the District of Massachusetts, vice William G. Young, retired.


Jeffery Paul Hopkins,

of Ohio, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio, vice Timothy S. Black, retired.


Araceli Martínez-Olguín,

of California, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of California, vice Jeffrey S. White, retired.


Rita F. Lin,

of California, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of California, vice Edward Milton Chen, retired.


Daniel J. Calabretta,

of California, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of California, vice John A. Mendez, retired.


Casey T. Arrowood,

of Tennessee, to be United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Tennessee for the term of four years, vice J. Douglas Overbey, resigned.


Henry C. Leventis,

of Tennessee, to be United States Attorney for the Middle District of Tennessee for the term of four years, vice Donald Q. Cochran, Jr., resigned.


Kevin G. Ritz,

of Tennessee, to be United States Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee for the term of four years, vice D. Michael Dunavant, resigned.


William R. Hart,

of New Hampshire, to be United States Marshal for the District of New Hampshire for the term of four years, vice Nick Willard, term expiring.

Submitted August 3

Alvin Brown,

of Florida, to be a Member of the National Transportation Safety Board for a term expiring December 31, 2026, vice Robert L. Sumwalt III, term expired.


David Crane,

of New Jersey, to be Under Secretary of Energy, vice Mark Wesley Menezes, resigned.


Kathleen A. FitzGibbon,

of New York, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Niger.


Eric W. Kneedler,

of Pennsylvania, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Rwanda.


Alan J. Patricof,

of New York, to be a Director of the Securities Investor Protection Corporation for a term expiring December 31, 2022, vice Gregory Karawan, term expired.


Alan J. Patricof,

of New York, to be a Director of the Securities Investor Protection Corporation for a term expiring December 31, 2025. (Reappointment)


Elizabeth Rood,

of Pennsylvania, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to Turkmenistan.


Bijan Sabet,

of Massachusetts, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Czech Republic.


Juan Eduardo Sanchez,

of Texas, to be Federal Cochairperson of the Southwest Border Regional Commission. (New Position)


Colleen Joy Shogan,

of Pennsylvania, to be Archivist of the United States, vice David S. Ferriero.


Robert Harley Shriver, III,

of Virginia, to be Deputy Director of the Office of Personnel Management, vice Michael Rigas.


Jay T. Snyder,

of New York, to be a Member of the United States Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy for a term expiring July 1, 2023, vice Lyndon L. Olson, Jr., term expired.


Richard L.A. Weiner,

of the District of Columbia, to be United States Director of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, vice J. Steven Dowd.

Submitted September 6

Jabari Brooks Wamble,

of Kansas, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Tenth Circuit, vice Mary Beck Briscoe, retired.

DeAndrea Gist Benjamin,

of South Carolina, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit, vice Henry F. Floyd, retired.


Terry J. Burgin,

of North Carolina, to be United States Marshal for the Western District of North Carolina for the term of four years, vice Gregory Allyn Forest, resigned.


Glenn M. McNeill, Jr.,

of North Carolina, to be United States Marshal for the Eastern District of North Carolina for the term of four years, vice Michael Blaine East.


Catrina A. Thompson,

of North Carolina, to be United States Marshal for the Middle District of North Carolina for the term of four years, vice Steven L. Gladden, term expired.


Michael Purnell,

of Mississippi, to be United States Marshal for the Northern District of Mississippi for the term of four years, vice Daniel R. McKittrick, term expired.


Dale L. Bell,

of Mississippi, to be United States Marshal for the Southern District of Mississippi for the term of four years, vice Mark B. Shepherd.


Todd Gee,

of the District of Columbia, to be United States Attorney for the Southern District of Mississippi for the term of four years, vice D. Michael Hurst, Jr., term expired.


Colleen R. Lawless,

of Illinois, to be United States District Judge for the Central District of Illinois, vice Sue E. Myerscough, retiring.


Gordon P. Gallagher,

of Colorado, to be United States District Judge for the District of Colorado, vice William Joseph Martinez, retiring.


P. Casey Pitts,

of California, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of California, vice Lucy Haeran Koh, elevated.


Arun Subramanian,

of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York, vice Alison J. Nathan, elevated.


Jonathan James Canada Grey,

of Michigan, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Michigan, vice Denise Page Hood, retired.


Anthony Devos Johnstone,

of Montana, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit, vice Sidney R. Thomas, retiring. Ramon Ernesto Reyes, Jr.,

of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of New York, vice Kiyo A. Matsumoto, retired.


Orelia Eleta Merchant,

of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of New York, vice William Francis Kuntz, II, retired.


Karen Sasahara,

of Massachusetts, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the State of Kuwait.


Arthur W. Brown,

of Pennsylvania, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Ecuador.

Submitted September 8

Patrick Leahy,

of Vermont, to be a Representative of the United States of America to the Seventy-seventh Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations.


James E. Risch,

of Idaho, to be a Representative of the United States of America to the Seventy-seventh Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations.


Carol Leslie Hamilton,

of California, to be a Representative of the United States of America to the Seventy-seventh Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations.


Andrew J. Weinstein,

of Florida, to be a Representative of the United States of America to the Seventy-seventh Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations.


S. Douglas Bunch,

of Virginia, to be a Representative of the United States of America to the Seventy-seventh Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations.


Donna Ann Welton,

of New York, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste.


George P. Kent,

of Massachusetts, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Estonia.

Submitted September 12

Jennifer M. Adams,

of Virginia, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Career Minister, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Cabo Verde.

Danté Quintin Allen,

of California, to be Commissioner of the Rehabilitation Services Administration, Department of Education, vice Mark Schultz.


Richard L. Revesz,

of New York, to be Administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, vice Paul J. Ray.


Gene Rodrigues,

of California, to be an Assistant Secretary of Energy (Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability), vice Bruce J. Walker.


Joel Matthew Szabat,

of Maryland, to be a Director of the Amtrak Board of Directors for a term of five years, vice Derek Tai- Ching Kan, resigned.


Robert G. Taub,

of New York, to be a Commissioner of the Postal Regulatory Commission for a term expiring October 14, 2028. (Reappointment)


Nicole D. Theriot,

of Louisiana, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Co-operative Republic of Guyana.

Submitted September 15

Roger B. Handberg,

of Florida, to be United States Attorney for the Middle District of Florida for the term of four years, vice Maria Chapa Lopez, resigned.


Markenzy Lapointe,

of Florida, to be United States Attorney for the Southern District of Florida for the term of four years, vice Ariana Fajardo Orshan, resigned.


McLain J. Schneider,

of North Dakota, to be United States Attorney for the District of North Dakota for the term of four years, vice Drew H. Wrigley, resigned.

Submitted September 19

B. Bix Aliu ,

of Virginia, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to Montenegro.


Martina Anna Tkadlec Strong,

of Texas, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the United Arab Emirates.


Joseph Lee Falk,

of Florida, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the United States Institute of Peace for a term of four years, vice George E. Moose, term expired.

Roger Israel Zakheim,

of Maryland, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the United States Institute of Peace for a term of four years, vice Jeremy A. Rabkin, term expired.


Kathleen Cunningham Matthews,

of Maryland, to be a Member of the International Broadcasting Advisory Board for a term expiring January 1, 2023. (New Position)


Jeffrey Gedmin,

of the District of Columbia, to be a Member of the International Broadcasting Advisory Board for a term expiring January 1, 2025. (New Position)


Lindsay C. Jenkins,

of Illinois, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois, vice John Z. Lee, elevated.


Charnelle Bjelkengren,

of Washington, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Washington, vice Salvador Mendoza, Jr., elevated.

Submitted September 22

Travis Hill,

of Maryland, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation for a term of six years, vice Jeremiah O'Hear Norton, term expired.


Travis Hill,

of Maryland, to be Vice Chairperson of the Board of Directors of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, vice Thomas Hoenig.


Jonathan McKernan,

of Tennessee, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation for the remainder of the term expiring May 31, 2024, vice Jelena McWilliams, resigned.


Lynne M. Tracy,

of Ohio, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Career Minister, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Russian Federation.

Submitted September 27

Todd E. Edelman,

of the District of Columbia, to be United States District Judge for the District of Columbia, vice Florence

Y. Pan, elevated.

Submitted September 29

Ronald T. Keohane,

of New York, to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense, vice James N. Stewart.

Withdrawn September 29

Brenda Sue Fulton,

of New Jersey, to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense, vice James N. Stewart, which was sent to the Senate on January 4, 2022.

Submitted October 11

Vivek Hallegere Murthy,

of Florida, to be Representative of the United States on the Executive Board of the World Health Organization, vice Brett P. Giroir.

Withdrawn October 11

Laurel A. Blatchford,

of the District of Columbia, to be Controller, Office of Federal Financial Management, Office of Management and Budget, vice David Arthur Mader, which was sent to the Senate on January 4, 2022.

Submitted November 14

Jaime E. Esparza,

of Texas, to be United States Attorney for the Western District of Texas for the term of four years, vice John F. Bash, resigned.


Alamdar S. Hamdani,

of Texas, to be United States Attorney for the Southern District of Texas for the term of four years, vice Ryan K. Patrick, resigned.


Peter D. Leary,

of Georgia, to be United States Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia for the term of four years, vice Charles E. Peeler, resigned.


Leigha Simonton,

of Texas, to be United States Attorney for the Northern District of Texas for the term of four years, vice Erin Angela Nealy Cox, resigned.


Jill E. Steinberg,

of Georgia, to be United States Attorney for the Southern District of Georgia for the term of four years, vice Bobby L. Christine, resigned.


Martin J. Gruenberg,

of Maryland, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation for a term of six years. (Reappointment)


Martin J. Gruenberg,

of Maryland, to be Chairperson of the Board of Directors of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation for a term of five years, vice Jelena McWilliams, resigned.


Daniel I. Werfel,

of the District of Columbia, to be Commissioner of Internal Revenue for the term expiring November 12, 2027, vice Charles P. Rettig, term expired.

Submitted November 15

Craig J. Anderson,

of Montana, to be United States Marshal for the District of Montana for the term of four years, vice Rodney D. Ostermiller, retired.


Michael D. Black,

of Ohio, to be United States Marshal for the Southern District of Ohio for the term of four years, vice Peter C. Tobin.


Scott Winston Colom,

of Mississippi, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of Mississippi, vice Michael P. Mills, retired.


Stephen K. Eberle,

of Pennsylvania, to be United States Marshal for the Western District of Pennsylvania for the term of four years, vice Michael D. Baughman.


Justin L. Martinez,

of Utah, to be United States Marshal for the District of Utah for the term of four years, vice Matthew D. Harris, resigned.


Nickolas Guertin,

of Virginia, to be an Assistant Secretary of the Navy, vice James F. Geurts.


Roger F. Nyhus,

of Washington, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to Barbados, and to serve concurrently and without additional compensation as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Antigua and Barbuda, the Commonwealth of Dominica, Grenada, and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

Submitted November 29

Kate E. Brubacher,

of Kansas, to be United States Attorney for the District of Kansas for the term of four years, vice Stephen

R. McAllister, resigned.


Ismail J. Ramsey,

of California, to be United States Attorney for the Northern District of California for the term of four years, vice David L. Anderson, resigned.

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