The President today announced his intention to nominate Jessica L. Parks to be a member of the Merit Systems Protection Board for the remainder of the term expiring March 1, 1995. She would succeed Samuel W. Bogley.
Since 1988 Ms. Parks has been Associate Regional Counsel for Litigation and Program Enforcement at the Department of Housing and Urban Development in Atlanta, GA. Prior to this, she served in various capacities at the Department of Housing and Urban Development in Atlanta: Associate Regional Counsel, 1987 - 1988, and Assistant Regional Counsel, 1985 - 1987. She also served as Administrative Judge for the Merit Systems Protection Board in Atlanta, GA, 1982 - 1985.
Ms. Parks graduated from Tulane University (B.A., 1974) and the University of Tennessee College of Law (J.D., 1980). She was born February 4, 1953, in Chattanooga, TN. She is married, has two children, and resides in Decatur, GA.