The President today announced his intention to nominate Alan Greenspan, of New York, to be U.S. Alternate Governor of the International Monetary Fund for a term of 5 years. This is a reappointment.
Dr. Greenspan currently serves as Chairman and Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. Prior to this, he served as chairman of Townsend-Greenspan Co. Inc., 1954 - 74 and 1977 - 87. Dr. Greenspan served on the Council of Economic Advisers, 1970 - 74; as Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers, 1974 - 77; and was a member of the President's Economic Policy Advisory Board, 1981.
Dr. Greenspan graduated from New York University (B.S., 1948; M.A., 1950; and Ph.D., 1977). He was born March 6, 1926, in New York, NY, and currently resides in Washington, DC.