Mario Mancuso Nominated as Under Secretary of Commerce for Export Administration
President Bush has nominated Mario Mancuso to serve as the Commerce Department's Under Secretary for Export Administration. Mr. Mancuso currently serves as Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operations and Combating Terrorism at the Department of Defense. He previously served as Special Counsel to the General Counsel at the Department of Defense.
BIS has been without an Under Secretary since David McCormick was nominated in August to serve as Deputy National Security Advisor for International Economic Affairs.