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Public Papers

Nomination of D'Wayne Gray To Be Chief Benefits Director of the Department of Veterans Affairs


The President today announced his intention to nominate D'Wayne Gray to be Chief Benefits Director for the Department of Veterans Affairs. This is a new position.

Currently Lieutenant General Gray serves as executive director of the Montgomery County Revenue Authority in Rockville, MD. Prior to this he served as a consultant for the Center for Naval Analysis in Falls Church, VA. In addition, he has served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1952 to 1987 and was awarded a Distinguished Service Medal, Legion of Merit, a Bronze Star, Meritorious Service Medals, and Air Medals.

General Gray graduated from the University of Texas (B.A., 1952) and George Washington University (M.S., 1971). He was born April 9, 1931, in Corsicana, TX. General Gray is married, has three children, and resides in Falls Church, VA.