Nomination of M. Danny Wall To Be a Member of the Federal Home Loan Bank Board, and Designation as Chairman

April 24, 1987

The President today announced his intention to nominate M. Danny Wall to be a member of the Federal Home Loan Bank Board for the term of 4 years expiring June 30, 1991. He would succeed Edwin J. Gray. Upon confirmation he will be designated Chairman.

Mr. Wall is currently staff director of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs. Previously, he served as minority staff director of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs, 1979 - 1980; and director of legislation for Senator Jake Garn, 1975 - 1979.

Mr. Wall graduated from North Dakota State University (bachelor of architecture, 1963). He is married, has two children, and currently resides in Vienna, VA. Mr. Wall was born on August 30, 1939, in Watertown, SD.