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Nomination of Jerome H. Powell To Be an Under Secretary of the Treasury

April 09, 1992

The President today announced his intention to nominate Jerome H. Powell, of New York, to be an Under Secretary of the Treasury. He would succeed Robert R. Glauber.

Currently Mr. Powell serves as Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Domestic Finance at the U.S. Department of the Treasury in Washington, DC. Prior to this, he served as senior vice president with Dillon, Read & Company, Inc., 1984 - 90; and as an attorney with the firm of Werbel & McMillen, 1983 - 84; and as an attorney with the firm of Davis Polk & Wardwell, 1981 - 83.

Mr. Powell graduated from Princeton University (B.A., 1975) and Georgetown University Law Center (J.D., 1979). He was born February 4, 1953, in Washington, DC. Mr. Powell is married, has two children, and resides in Chevy Chase, MD.

George Bush, Nomination of Jerome H. Powell To Be an Under Secretary of the Treasury Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/266619