Release Date: September 5, 2006
For immediate release
Frederic S. Mishkin on Tuesday took the oath of office as a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. The oath was administered by Chairman Bernanke in the Board Room.
President Bush announced his intention to nominate Dr. Mishkin on June 30 and the Senate confirmed him on July 26. Dr. Mishkin was nominated to a seat vacated by the resignation of Roger W. Ferguson, Jr., on April 28, 2006. The term expires January 31, 2014.
Gov. Mishkin’s biography is attached.