For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
January 18, 2007
Nominations Sent to the Senate
Paul J. Bonicelli, of Virginia, to be an Assistant Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development, vice Adolfo A. Franco.
Mario Mancuso, of New York, to be Under Secretary of Commerce for Export Administration, vice David H. McCormick.
Patrick P. Shen, of Maryland, to be Special Counsel for Immigration-Related Unfair Employment Practices for a term of four years, vice William Sanchez, resigned.
William B. Wood, of New York, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.
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