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For Immediate Release

President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate the following individuals to key Administration posts:

  • Dean A. Reuter – Member, Board of Directors of the Corporation for National and Community Service
  • Elizabeth Sembler – Member, Board of Directors of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting

President Obama announced his intent to nominate the following individuals to key Administration posts:

Dean A. Reuter, Nominee for Member, Board of Directors of the Corporation for National and Community Service
Dean A. Reuter is the Vice President and Director of Practice Groups of the Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies, a position he has held since 2001.  Previously, he served as the Counsel to the Inspector General of the Corporation for National and Community Service from 1998 to 2000.  Before that, Mr. Reuter was the Student Division Director of the Federalist Society from 1997 to 1998.  Earlier in his career, Mr. Reuter served in several roles at the Legal Services Corporation.  He received a B.A. from Hood College and a J.D. from the University of Maryland School of Law.

Elizabeth Sembler, Nominee for Member, Board of Directors of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting
Elizabeth Sembler is the Director of Congregational Engagement for Congregation B’nai Israel in St. Petersburg, Florida, a position she has held since 2011.  She was first appointed to the Board of Directors of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting in 2008.  Previously, she was Director of Jewish Studies at the Pinellas County Jewish Day School from 2001 to 2010.  She was also a Staff Writer at the St. Petersburg Times from 1984 to 1986.  She has served on the boards of the Association of Public Television Stations, Florida West Coast Public Broadcasting, the Academy Prep Center, and The Florida Orchestra.  Ms. Sembler received a B.A. from Syracuse University and an M.A. from the University of South Florida.