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Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release

President Obama Announces Another Key Administration Post

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate the following individual to a key Administration post:

  • James C. Miller, III – Governor, Board of Governors of the United States Postal Service

President Obama announced his intent to nominate the following individual to a key Administration post:

James C. Miller, III, Nominee for Governor, Board of Governors of the United States Postal Service
James C. Miller, III is a Senior Advisor at the international law firm Husch Blackwell LLP.  Mr. Miller previously served as a member of the Board of Governors of the United States Postal Service from 2003 to 2011.  He was Chairman of the Board from 2005 to 2008, as well as Chairman of the Audit and Finance Committee and a member of the Governance and Strategic Planning Committee.  Earlier in his career, he was the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) from 1985 to 1988, and the first Administrator of OMB’s Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs.  Mr. Miller served as Chairman of the Federal Trade Commission from 1981 to 1985.  He is a member of the Board of Americans for Prosperity and a Senior Fellow of the Hoover Institution at Stanford University and the Center for Study of Public Choice at George Mason University.  Mr. Miller received his B.B.A. from the University of Georgia and his Ph.D. from the University of Virginia.