The President today announced that he will nominate Andrew A. DiPrete, of Providence, R.I., to be a member of the Federal Home Loan Bank Board. He would replace Garth Marston, who has resigned, for a term expiring June 30, 1979, and will also be nominated for an additional term expiring June 30, 1983.
DiPrete has been a partner in the Providence law firm of Tillinghast, Collins & Graham since 1965 and is a former director of the Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation.
He was born December 6, 1929, in. Cranston, R.I. He received an A.B. from Harvard College in 1950 and an LL.B. from Yale Law School in 1953.
DiPrete was with the firm of Hinckley, Allen, Salisbury & Parsons from 1953 to 1961, as an associate until 1960, then as a partner, and then served as vice president of two real estate investment firms.
From 1963 to 1965, DiPrete was director of the Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation, with jurisdiction over all State-chartered financial institutions and all insurance companies doing business in Rhode Island. He also served as a member of the Rhode Island Board of Bank Incorporation and the Rhode Island Board of Building-Loan Association Incorporation.
DiPrete is a trustee of Butler Hospital and is active in civic affairs in Providence.