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Dana T. WadeAssistant secretary for housing and federal housing commissioner, Department of Housing and Urban DevelopmentAnnounced
Catherine BirdGeneral counsel, Federal Labor Relations AuthorityReferred to Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs committee
Katherine Camille HendersonChief of protocol, Department of StateAnnounced
James E. McPhersonUndersecretary of the Army, Department of DefenseReported out favorably
Kathryn WheelbargerDeputy Under Secretary for Intelligence and Security, Department of DefenseAnnounced
William Jordan GillisAssistant Secretary for Sustainment, Department of DefenseAnnounced
Charles WilliamsAssistant secretary of the Navy for energy, installations, and environment, Department of DefenseReported out favorably
Mark Wesley MenezesDeputy secretary, Department of EnergyAnnounced
Karen S. EvansAssistant Secretary for Cybersecurity, Energy Security and Emergency Response, Department of EnergyResignation announced
Douglas BeneventoDeputy administrator, Environmental Protection AgencyAnnounced
Judy SheltonGovernor, Federal Reserve SystemHearing held
Christopher WallerGovernor, Federal Reserve SystemHearing held
J. David PattersonUndersecretary for personnel and readiness, Department of DefenseWithdrawn by president
Richard E. ZuckermanAssistant attorney general for the tax division, Department of JusticeReferred to Judiciary committee
Kenneth Charles Canterbury, Jr.Director, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, Department of JusticeReferred to Judiciary committee
Jessie K. LiuUndersecretary for terrorism and financial intelligence, Department of the TreasuryWithdrawn by president
James P. DanlyMember, Federal Energy Regulatory CommissionReferred to Energy and Natural Resources committee
Craig Edward LeenInspector general, Office of Personnel ManagementReferred to Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs committee
Alex Nelson WongAlternate Representative of the United States of America for Special Political Affairs in the United Nations, with the Rank of Ambassador, Department of StateAnnounced
Todd C. Chapman (Career Member)Ambassador, Brazil, Department of StateConfirmed
Of 743 key positions requiring Senate confirmation …
170
No nominee
14
Awaiting nomination
53
Formally nominated
508
Confirmed

The Post and Partnership for Public Service, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, are tracking roughly 700 key executive branch nominations through the confirmation process. These positions include Cabinet secretaries, deputy and assistant secretaries, chief financial officers, general counsel, heads of agencies, ambassadors and other critical leadership positions. These are a portion of the roughly 1,200 positions that require Senate confirmation.

The Senate can only act on nominations that have been formally submitted by the Trump administration. Those marked “awaiting nomination” above have been announced but not yet submitted, while those marked “formally nominated” are awaiting action by the Senate.

Share of key positions filled, by agency

Filled
Nomination pending Senate approval
A
Acting secretary
Energy 
 
83%
State 
 
79%
Veterans Affairs 
 
75%
Health and Human Services 
 
72%
Labor 
 
71%
Defense 
 
69%
Housing and Urban Development 
 
69%
Treasury 
 
68%
Interior 
 
67%
Agriculture 
 
62%
Commerce 
 
62%
Transportation 
 
57%
Environmental Protection Agency 
 
57%
Education 
 
56%
Justice 
 
48%
Homeland Security A
 
35%

Note: Cabinet-level departments with 12 or more tracked positions are included.

This page updates weekly on Monday mornings. For data questions, please contact tracker@ourpublicservice.org.

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Department of State218 positions

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Rex Tillerson

Secretary

Nomination timeline

Dec. 13, 2016

Appointment announced »

Jan. 11, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 23, 2017

Reported out favorably

Feb. 1, 2017

Confirmed

March 13, 2018

Resigned

Rex Tillerson

ConfirmedDetails

Michael Pompeo

Secretary

Nomination timeline

March 13, 2018

Appointment announced

March 20, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 23, 2018

Reported out favorably

April 26, 2018

Confirmed

Michael Pompeo

Confirmed and resignedDetails

John J. Sullivan (To Serve Concurrently as Deputy Secretary for Management and Resources)

Deputy secretary

Nomination timeline

April 11, 2017

Appointment announced

April 25, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 16, 2017

Reported out favorably

May 24, 2017

Confirmed

Dec. 20, 2019

Resigned

John J. Sullivan (To Serve Concurrently as Deputy Secretary for Management and Resources)

ConfirmedDetails

Stephen E. Biegun

Deputy secretary

Nomination timeline

Oct. 31, 2019

Appointment announced

Oct. 31, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Dec. 11, 2019

Reported out favorably

Dec. 19, 2019

Confirmed

Stephen E. Biegun

ConfirmedDetails

John J. Sullivan (Confirmed as Deputy Secretary)

Deputy secretary for management and resources

Nomination timeline

April 11, 2017

Appointment announced

April 25, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 16, 2017

Reported out favorably

May 24, 2017

Confirmed

Dec. 20, 2019

Resigned

John J. Sullivan (Confirmed as Deputy Secretary)

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Jennifer Gillian Newstead

Legal adviser

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Dec. 19, 2017

Confirmed

April 30, 2019

Resigned

Jennifer Gillian Newstead

NominatedDetails

C.J. Mahoney

Legal adviser

Nomination timeline

Jan. 3, 2020

Appointment announced

Jan. 6, 2020

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

C.J. Mahoney

No nominee

Chief financial officer

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Andrea L. Thompson

Undersecretary for arms control and international security affairs

Nomination timeline

Dec. 12, 2017

Appointment announced

Dec. 19, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

March 20, 2018

Reported out favorably

April 26, 2018

Confirmed

Sept. 20, 2019

Resigned

Andrea L. Thompson

No nominee

Undersecretary for arms control and international security affairs

ReturnedDetails

Marshall Billingslea

Undersecretary for civilian security, democracy and human rights

Nomination timeline

Aug. 21, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 27, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 19, 2019

Hearing held

Jan. 3, 2020

Returned to president

Marshall Billingslea

No nominee

Undersecretary for civilian security, democracy and human rights

ConfirmedDetails

Keith Krach

Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy and the Environment

Nomination timeline

Jan. 18, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 24, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 3, 2019

Reported out favorably

June 20, 2019

Confirmed

Keith Krach

WithdrawnDetails

Eric Ueland

Undersecretary for management

Nomination timeline

June 9, 2017

Appointment announced

June 15, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Dec. 5, 2017

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

Jan. 8, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Feb. 7, 2018

Reported out favorably

June 18, 2018

Withdrawn by president

Eric Ueland

ConfirmedDetails

Brian J. Bulatao

Undersecretary for management

Nomination timeline

June 12, 2018

Appointment announced

June 18, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 18, 2018

Hearing held

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 2, 2019

Reported out favorably

May 16, 2019

Confirmed

Brian J. Bulatao

ConfirmedDetails

David Hale

Undersecretary for political affairs

Nomination timeline

July 10, 2018

Appointment announced

July 18, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Aug. 22, 2018

Reported out favorably

Aug. 28, 2018

Confirmed

David Hale

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Irwin Steven Goldstein

Undersecretary for public diplomacy

Nomination timeline

Sept. 15, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 28, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 14, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 16, 2017

Confirmed

March 13, 2018

Resigned

Irwin Steven Goldstein

No nominee

Undersecretary for public diplomacy

ConfirmedDetails

Tibor Peter Nagy Jr.

Assistant secretary for African affairs

Nomination timeline

May 10, 2018

Appointment announced

May 10, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

June 26, 2018

Reported out favorably

June 28, 2018

Confirmed

Tibor Peter Nagy Jr.

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Yleem D. S. Poblete

Assistant secretary for arms control, verification, and compliance

Nomination timeline

Oct. 10, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 16, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Dec. 5, 2017

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

Jan. 8, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 18, 2018

Reported out favorably

April 26, 2018

Confirmed

June 7, 2019

Resigned

Yleem D. S. Poblete

No nominee

Assistant secretary for arms control, verification, and compliance

ConfirmedDetails

Denise Natali

Assistant secretary for conflict and stabilization operations

Nomination timeline

May 24, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 25, 2018

Appointment announced

July 26, 2018

Reported out favorably

Oct. 11, 2018

Confirmed

Denise Natali

ConfirmedDetails

Carl C. Risch

Assistant secretary for consular affairs

Nomination timeline

June 22, 2017

Appointment announced

June 26, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 27, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

Carl C. Risch

ConfirmedDetails

Robert A. Destro

Assistant secretary for democracy, human rights and labor

Nomination timeline

June 20, 2018

Appointment announced

June 25, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 2, 2019

Reported out favorably

Sept. 18, 2019

Confirmed

Robert A. Destro

ConfirmedDetails

Michael T. Evanoff

Assistant secretary for diplomatic security

Nomination timeline

Aug. 25, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

Michael T. Evanoff

WithdrawnDetails

Susan A. Thornton

Assistant secretary for East Asian and Pacific affairs

Nomination timeline

Dec. 19, 2017

Appointment announced

Dec. 19, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

Jan. 8, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Feb. 15, 2018

Hearing held

Aug. 16, 2018

Withdrawn by president

Susan A. Thornton

ConfirmedDetails

David Stilwell

Assistant secretary for East Asian and Pacific affairs

Nomination timeline

Oct. 17, 2018

Appointment announced

Nov. 13, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 3, 2019

Reported out favorably

June 13, 2019

Confirmed

David Stilwell

ConfirmedDetails

Manisha Singh

Assistant secretary for economic and business affairs

Nomination timeline

Sept. 7, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 11, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

Manisha Singh

ConfirmedDetails

Marie Royce

Assistant secretary for educational and cultural affairs

Nomination timeline

Jan. 3, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

March 20, 2018

Reported out favorably

March 22, 2018

Confirmed

Marie Royce

ConfirmedDetails

Francis R. Fannon

Assistant secretary for energy resources

Nomination timeline

Jan. 12, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 18, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 16, 2018

Reported out favorably

May 24, 2018

Confirmed

Francis R. Fannon

Confirmed and resignedDetails

A. Wess Mitchell

Assistant secretary for European and Eurasian affairs

Nomination timeline

July 19, 2017

Appointment announced

July 25, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Sept. 28, 2017

Confirmed

Feb. 15, 2019

Resigned

A. Wess Mitchell

No nominee

Assistant secretary for European and Eurasian affairs

ConfirmedDetails

Ellen E. McCarthy

Assistant secretary for intelligence and research

Nomination timeline

June 12, 2018

Appointment announced

June 18, 2018

Referred to Select Committee on Intelligence committee

July 31, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Ellen E. McCarthy

ConfirmedDetails

Kirsten Dawn Madison

Assistant secretary for international narcotics and law enforcement

Nomination timeline

Jan. 29, 2018

Appointment announced

Feb. 5, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 23, 2018

Reported out with no recommendation

April 26, 2018

Confirmed

Kirsten Dawn Madison

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Kevin Edward Moley

Assistant secretary for international organization affairs

Nomination timeline

Jan. 4, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

March 20, 2018

Reported out favorably

March 22, 2018

Confirmed

Nov. 29, 2019

Resigned

Kevin Edward Moley

No nominee

Assistant secretary for international organization affairs

ConfirmedDetails

Christopher Ashley Ford

Assistant Secretary for International Security and Nonproliferation

Nomination timeline

Oct. 31, 2017

Appointment announced

Nov. 2, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Dec. 5, 2017

Reported out favorably

Dec. 21, 2017

Confirmed

Christopher Ashley Ford

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Mary Kirtley Waters

Assistant secretary for legislative affairs

Nomination timeline

July 10, 2017

Appointment announced

July 11, 2017

Placed on Senate Executive Calendar in the Privileged Nomination section

July 11, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee as requested by a member of the Senate

Sept. 11, 2017

Committee requested information was received (Foreign Relations)

Dec. 12, 2017

Confirmed

Aug. 16, 2018

Resigned

Mary Kirtley Waters

ConfirmedDetails

Mary Elizabeth Taylor

Assistant secretary for legislative affairs

Nomination timeline

Aug. 7, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 16, 2018

Placed on Senate Executive Calendar in the Privileged Nomination section

Aug. 16, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee as requested by a member of the Senate

Oct. 11, 2018

Committee requested information was received (Foreign Relations)

Oct. 11, 2018

Confirmed

Mary Elizabeth Taylor

ConfirmedDetails

David Schenker

Assistant secretary for Near Eastern affairs

Nomination timeline

April 9, 2018

Appointment announced

April 9, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

June 14, 2018

Hearing held

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 2, 2019

Reported out favorably

June 5, 2019

Confirmed

David Schenker

No nominee

Assistant secretary for oceans and international, environmental and scientific affairs

ConfirmedDetails

R. Clarke Cooper

Assistant secretary for political-military affairs

Nomination timeline

June 28, 2018

Appointment announced

July 9, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Aug. 1, 2018

Hearing held

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 3, 2019

Reported out favorably

April 30, 2019

Confirmed

R. Clarke Cooper

ReturnedDetails

Ronald Mortensen

Assistant secretary for population, refugees and migration

Nomination timeline

May 24, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 25, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2020

Returned to president

Ronald Mortensen

No nominee

Assistant secretary for population, refugees and migration

WithdrawnDetails

Robert Williams

Assistant secretary for South Asian affairs

Nomination timeline

Dec. 12, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 3, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 11, 2019

Withdrawn by president

Robert Williams

No nominee

Assistant secretary for South Asian affairs

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Kimberly Breier

Assistant secretary for Western Hemisphere affairs

Nomination timeline

March 5, 2018

Appointment announced

March 12, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 26, 2018

Reported out favorably

Oct. 11, 2018

Confirmed

Resigned

Kimberly Breier

No nominee

Assistant secretary for Western Hemisphere affairs

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Sean P. Lawler

Chief of protocol

Nomination timeline

Sept. 15, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 28, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 14, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 16, 2017

Confirmed

Resigned

Sean P. Lawler

AnnouncedDetails

Katherine Camille Henderson

Chief of protocol

Nomination timeline

Feb. 13, 2020

Appointment announced

Awaiting referral to Foreign Relations committee

Katherine Camille Henderson

ConfirmedDetails

Nathan Alexander Sales

Coordinator for Counterterrorism

Nomination timeline

June 9, 2017

Appointment announced

June 15, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 27, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

Nathan Alexander Sales

No nominee

Coordinator for threat reduction programs

WithdrawnDetails

Stephen Akard

Director general, foreign service and director of human resources

Nomination timeline

Oct. 10, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 16, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

Jan. 8, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

March 20, 2018

Withdrawn by president

Stephen Akard

ConfirmedDetails

Carol Z. Perez

Director general, foreign service and director of human resources

Nomination timeline

July 31, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 1, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Dec. 13, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Carol Z. Perez

ConfirmedDetails

John Cotton Richmond

Director of the Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking with the rank of ambassador at large

Nomination timeline

July 3, 2018

Appointment announced

July 9, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Aug. 22, 2018

Reported out favorably

Oct. 11, 2018

Confirmed

John Cotton Richmond

ConfirmedDetails

Stephen Akard

Director, Office of Foreign Missions

Nomination timeline

March 19, 2018

Appointment announced

March 20, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

June 26, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 3, 2019

Reported out favorably

Sept. 11, 2019

Confirmed

Stephen Akard

ConfirmedDetails

Kay Bailey Hutchison

Permanent representative of the United States on the Council of the North Atlantic Treaty Organizations

Nomination timeline

June 29, 2017

Appointment announced

June 29, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 27, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

Kay Bailey Hutchison

ConfirmedDetails

Carlos Trujillo

Permanent representative of the United States to the Organization of American States

Nomination timeline

Oct. 26, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 30, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 18, 2018

Reported out favorably

March 22, 2018

Confirmed

Carlos Trujillo

ConfirmedDetails

Thomas L. Carter

Representative of the U.S. on the Council of the International Civil Aviation Organization, with rank of ambassador

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

Thomas L. Carter

ReturnedDetails

John Linder

Representative of the United States to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations

Nomination timeline

March 8, 2019

Appointment announced

March 11, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2020

Returned to president

John Linder

No nominee

Representative of the United States to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Gordon D. Sondland

Representative of the United States to the European Union

Nomination timeline

May 10, 2018

Appointment announced

May 10, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

June 26, 2018

Reported out favorably

June 28, 2018

Confirmed

Feb. 7, 2020

Resigned

Gordon D. Sondland

No nominee

Representative of the United States to the European Union

ReturnedDetails

Pamela Bates

Representative of the United States to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development

Nomination timeline

Sept. 13, 2018

Appointment announced

Sept. 24, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 25, 2019

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2020

Returned to president

Pamela Bates

No nominee

Representative of the United States to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development

ConfirmedDetails

James S. Gilmore

Representative of the United States to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe

Nomination timeline

Nov. 7, 2018

Appointment announced

Nov. 15, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 2, 2019

Reported out favorably

May 23, 2019

Confirmed

James S. Gilmore

ConfirmedDetails

Jackie Wolcott

Representative of the United States to the Vienna office of the United Nations and representative of the United States to the International Atomic Energy Agency

Nomination timeline

Jan. 12, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 18, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 16, 2018

Reported out favorably

Sept. 24, 2018

Confirmed

Jackie Wolcott

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Kelley Eckels Currie

Representative to the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations

Nomination timeline

June 22, 2017

Appointment announced

June 26, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 27, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

Feb. 15, 2019

Resigned

Kelley Eckels Currie

NominatedDetails

Jennifer Yue Barber

Representative to the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations

Nomination timeline

Dec. 9, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 6, 2020

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jennifer Yue Barber

ConfirmedDetails

Cherith Norman Chalet

Representative to the United Nations for management and reform

Nomination timeline

May 15, 2018

Appointment announced

May 21, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

June 26, 2018

Reported out favorably

Sept. 12, 2018

Confirmed

Cherith Norman Chalet

No nominee

Special envoy for North Korea human rights issues

ConfirmedDetails

Jeffrey L. Eberhardt

Special representative of the president for nuclear nonproliferation, with the rank of ambassador

Nomination timeline

Sept. 19, 2018

Appointment announced

Sept. 28, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 22, 2019

Reported out favorably

June 20, 2019

Confirmed

Jeffrey L. Eberhardt

ConfirmedDetails

Jessica E. Lapenn (Career Member)

U.S. Representative to the African Union

Nomination timeline

May 1, 2019

Appointment announced

May 6, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 25, 2019

Reported out favorably

Aug. 1, 2019

Confirmed

Jessica E. Lapenn (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Andrew Bremberg

U.S. representative to the Office of the United Nations and International Organizations in Geneva

Nomination timeline

Sept. 26, 2018

Appointment announced

Sept. 28, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 18, 2019

Reported out favorably

Oct. 22, 2019

Confirmed

Andrew Bremberg

AnnouncedDetails

Joseph Manso

United States Representative to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons

Nomination timeline

Oct. 11, 2019

Appointment announced

Awaiting referral to Foreign Relations committee

Joseph Manso

ConfirmedDetails

Kip Tom

U.S. Representative to the United Nations Agencies for Food and Agriculture

Nomination timeline

July 11, 2018

Appointment announced

July 18, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 18, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 3, 2019

Reported out favorably

April 11, 2019

Confirmed

Kip Tom

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Nikki Haley

United States representative to the United Nations

Nomination timeline

Nov. 23, 2016

Appointment announced »

Jan. 18, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 24, 2017

Reported out favorably

Jan. 24, 2017

Confirmed

Dec. 31, 2018

Resigned

Nikki Haley

ConfirmedDetails

Kelly Knight Craft

United States representative to the United Nations

Nomination timeline

Feb. 22, 2019

Appointment announced

May 2, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 25, 2019

Reported out favorably

July 31, 2019

Confirmed

Kelly Knight Craft

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Jonathan R. Cohen

United States deputy representative to the United Nations

Nomination timeline

Feb. 8, 2018

Appointment announced

Feb. 13, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 16, 2018

Reported out favorably

May 24, 2018

Confirmed

Resigned

Jonathan R. Cohen

NominatedDetails

Richard M. Mills, Jr.

United States deputy representative to the United Nations

Nomination timeline

Jan. 3, 2020

Appointment announced

Jan. 6, 2020

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Richard M. Mills, Jr.

ReturnedDetails

Jay Patrick Murray

Alternate Representative of the United States of America for Special Political Affairs in the United Nations, with the Rank of Ambassador

Nomination timeline

May 8, 2017

Appointment announced

May 10, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Aug. 3, 2017

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

Jay Patrick Murray

ReturnedDetails

Austin M. Smith

Alternate Representative of the United States of America for Special Political Affairs in the United Nations, with the Rank of Ambassador

Nomination timeline

Aug. 27, 2018

Appointment announced

Sept. 12, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Austin M. Smith

AnnouncedDetails

Alex Nelson Wong

Alternate Representative of the United States of America for Special Political Affairs in the United Nations, with the Rank of Ambassador

Nomination timeline

Feb. 11, 2020

Appointment announced

Awaiting referral to Foreign Relations committee

Alex Nelson Wong

ConfirmedDetails

Kelley Eckels Currie

Ambassador-at-large for global women's issues

Nomination timeline

March 8, 2019

Appointment announced

June 5, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 20, 2019

Reported out favorably

Dec. 19, 2019

Confirmed

Kelley Eckels Currie

ConfirmedDetails

Samuel Dale Brownback

Ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom

Nomination timeline

July 26, 2017

Appointment announced

July 27, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

Jan. 8, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 18, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 24, 2018

Confirmed

Samuel Dale Brownback

ConfirmedDetails

Morse H. Tan

Ambassador-At-Large for Global Criminal Justice

Nomination timeline

April 5, 2019

Appointment announced

April 11, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 20, 2019

Reported out favorably

Dec. 19, 2019

Confirmed

Morse H. Tan

Confirmed and resignedDetails

John R. Bass (Career Member)

Ambassador, Afghanistan

Nomination timeline

July 20, 2017

Appointment announced

July 27, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 19, 2017

Reported out favorably

Sept. 28, 2017

Confirmed

Jan. 6, 2020

Resigned

John R. Bass (Career Member)

No nominee

Ambassador, Afghanistan

ReturnedDetails

Kathleen Ann Kavalec (Career Member)

Ambassador, Albania

Nomination timeline

July 3, 2018

Appointment announced

July 9, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Kathleen Ann Kavalec (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Yuri Kim

Ambassador, Albania

Nomination timeline

June 28, 2019

Appointment announced

July 8, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 20, 2019

Reported out favorably

Dec. 19, 2019

Confirmed

Yuri Kim

ConfirmedDetails

John P. Desrocher (Career Member)

Ambassador, Algeria

Nomination timeline

June 22, 2017

Appointment announced

June 26, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Aug. 3, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

John P. Desrocher (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Nina Maria Fite (Career Member)

Ambassador, Angola

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

Nina Maria Fite (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Edward Charles Prado

Ambassador, Argentina

Nomination timeline

Jan. 17, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 19, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

March 20, 2018

Reported out favorably

March 22, 2018

Confirmed

Edward Charles Prado

ConfirmedDetails

Lynne M. Tracy

Ambassador, Armenia

Nomination timeline

Sept. 21, 2018

Appointment announced

Sept. 28, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Dec. 13, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Lynne M. Tracy

WithdrawnDetails

Harry B. Harris Jr.

Ambassador, Australia

Nomination timeline

Feb. 9, 2018

Appointment announced

Feb. 13, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 23, 2018

Withdrawn by president

Harry B. Harris Jr.

ConfirmedDetails

Arthur B. Culvahouse, Jr.

Ambassador, Australia

Nomination timeline

Nov. 5, 2018

Appointment announced

Nov. 15, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Dec. 13, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Arthur B. Culvahouse, Jr.

ConfirmedDetails

Trevor D. Traina

Ambassador, Austria

Nomination timeline

Jan. 22, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 22, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

March 20, 2018

Reported out favorably

March 22, 2018

Confirmed

Trevor D. Traina

ConfirmedDetails

Earle D. Litzenberger (Career Member)

Ambassador, Azerbaijan

Nomination timeline

Sept. 4, 2018

Appointment announced

Sept. 12, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Dec. 13, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Earle D. Litzenberger (Career Member)

WithdrawnDetails

Doug Manchester

Ambassador, Bahamas

Nomination timeline

May 15, 2017

Appointment announced

May 16, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 19, 2017

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

Jan. 8, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

June 20, 2019

Hearing held

Nov. 13, 2019

Withdrawn by president

Doug Manchester

No nominee

Ambassador, Bahamas

ConfirmedDetails

Justin Hicks Siberell (Career Member)

Ambassador, Bahrain

Nomination timeline

July 24, 2017

Appointment announced

July 27, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Sept. 28, 2017

Confirmed

Justin Hicks Siberell (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Earl Robert Miller (Career Member)

Ambassador, Bangladesh

Nomination timeline

July 17, 2018

Appointment announced

July 23, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 18, 2018

Reported out favorably

Oct. 11, 2018

Confirmed

Earl Robert Miller (Career Member)

ReturnedDetails

Leandro Rizzuto

Ambassador, Barbados, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada & Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Nomination timeline

Jan. 4, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2020

Returned to president

Leandro Rizzuto

No nominee

Ambassador, Barbados, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada & Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

WithdrawnDetails

Jamie McCourt

Ambassador, Belgium

Nomination timeline

June 22, 2017

Appointment announced

June 26, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Aug. 2, 2017

Withdrawn by president

Jamie McCourt

ConfirmedDetails

Ronald Gidwitz

Ambassador, Belgium

Nomination timeline

May 18, 2018

Appointment announced

May 24, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

June 26, 2018

Reported out favorably

June 28, 2018

Confirmed

Ronald Gidwitz

No nominee

Ambassador, Belize

ConfirmedDetails

Patricia Mahoney (Career Member)

Ambassador, Benin

Nomination timeline

Sept. 5, 2018

Appointment announced

Sept. 12, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 28, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Patricia Mahoney (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Eric George Nelson (Career Member)

Ambassador, Bosnia

Nomination timeline

Aug. 23, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 27, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 28, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Eric George Nelson (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Craig Lewis Cloud (Career Member)

Ambassador, Botswana

Nomination timeline

Aug. 13, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 16, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 28, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Craig Lewis Cloud (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Todd C. Chapman (Career Member)

Ambassador, Brazil

Nomination timeline

Oct. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Oct. 30, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 15, 2020

Reported out favorably

Feb. 11, 2020

Confirmed

Todd C. Chapman (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Matthew John Matthews (Career Member)

Ambassador, Brunei

Nomination timeline

Aug. 23, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 27, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Dec. 13, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Matthew John Matthews (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Herro Mustafa (Career Member)

Ambassador, Bulgaria

Nomination timeline

June 17, 2019

Appointment announced

June 24, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 18, 2019

Reported out favorably

Sept. 26, 2019

Confirmed

Herro Mustafa (Career Member)

NominatedDetails

Sandra E. Clark (Career Member)

Ambassador, Burkina Faso

Nomination timeline

Aug. 6, 2019

Appointment announced

Sept. 9, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sandra E. Clark (Career Member)

No nominee

Ambassador, Burundi

ConfirmedDetails

John Jefferson Daigle (Career Member)

Ambassador, Cabo Verde

Nomination timeline

March 18, 2019

Appointment announced

March 26, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 22, 2019

Reported out favorably

May 23, 2019

Confirmed

John Jefferson Daigle (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

W. Patrick Murphy (Career Member)

Ambassador, Cambodia

Nomination timeline

Aug. 10, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 16, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Dec. 4, 2018

Hearing held

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 19, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 3, 2019

Reported out favorably

Aug. 1, 2019

Confirmed

W. Patrick Murphy (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Peter Henry Barlerin (Career Member)

Ambassador, Cameroon

Nomination timeline

July 17, 2017

Appointment announced

July 19, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

Peter Henry Barlerin (Career Member)

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Kelly Knight Craft

Ambassador, Canada

Nomination timeline

June 14, 2017

Appointment announced

June 15, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 27, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

Resigned

Kelly Knight Craft

AnnouncedDetails

Aldona Z. Wos

Ambassador, Canada

Nomination timeline

Feb. 11, 2020

Appointment announced

Awaiting referral to Foreign Relations committee

Aldona Z. Wos

ConfirmedDetails

Lucy Tamlyn (Career Member)

Ambassador, Central African Republic

Nomination timeline

July 27, 2018

Appointment announced

July 31, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 28, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Lucy Tamlyn (Career Member)

NominatedDetails

Steven Christopher Koutsis (Career Member)

Ambassador, Chad

Nomination timeline

July 24, 2019

Appointment announced

Aug. 1, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Steven Christopher Koutsis (Career Member)

WithdrawnDetails

Andrew Gellert

Ambassador, Chile

Nomination timeline

Jan. 4, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Aug. 16, 2018

Withdrawn by president

Andrew Gellert

ReturnedDetails

Leora Rosenberg Levy

Ambassador, Chile

Nomination timeline

Oct. 15, 2019

Appointment announced

Oct. 15, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2020

Returned to president

Leora Rosenberg Levy

No nominee

Ambassador, Chile

ConfirmedDetails

Terry Branstad

Ambassador, China

Nomination timeline

Dec. 7, 2016

Appointment announced

Jan. 20, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 9, 2017

Reported out favorably

May 22, 2017

Confirmed

Terry Branstad

ReturnedDetails

Joseph E. Macmanus (Career Member)

Ambassador, Colombia

Nomination timeline

Nov. 21, 2017

Appointment announced

Nov. 29, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 22, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 4, 2019

Returned to president

Joseph E. Macmanus (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Philip S. Goldberg (Career Member)

Ambassador, Colombia

Nomination timeline

May 1, 2019

Appointment announced

May 6, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 25, 2019

Reported out favorably

Aug. 1, 2019

Confirmed

Philip S. Goldberg (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Michael A. Hammer (Career Member)

Ambassador, Congo

Nomination timeline

June 18, 2018

Appointment announced

June 20, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Aug. 22, 2018

Reported out favorably

Sept. 6, 2018

Confirmed

Michael A. Hammer (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Todd Philip Haskell (Career Member)

Ambassador, Congo Republic

Nomination timeline

Feb. 28, 2017

Appointment announced

Feb. 28, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 9, 2017

Reported out favorably

May 18, 2017

Confirmed

Todd Philip Haskell (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Sharon Day

Ambassador, Costa Rica

Nomination timeline

June 14, 2017

Appointment announced

June 15, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 27, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

Sharon Day

ConfirmedDetails

Richard K. Bell (Career Member)

Ambassador, Cote d'ivoire (Ivory Coast)

Nomination timeline

Nov. 26, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 3, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 25, 2019

Reported out favorably

Aug. 1, 2019

Confirmed

Richard K. Bell (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

W. Robert Kohorst

Ambassador, Croatia

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

W. Robert Kohorst

No nominee

Ambassador, Cuba

ConfirmedDetails

Judith Gail Garber (Career Member)

Ambassador, Cyprus

Nomination timeline

Aug. 13, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 16, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 28, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Judith Gail Garber (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Stephen B. King

Ambassador, Czech Republic

Nomination timeline

July 10, 2017

Appointment announced

July 11, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 19, 2017

Reported out favorably

Oct. 5, 2017

Confirmed

Stephen B. King

ConfirmedDetails

Carla Sands

Ambassador, Denmark

Nomination timeline

Sept. 7, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 11, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

Carla Sands

ConfirmedDetails

Larry Edward Andre Jr. (Career Member)

Ambassador, Djibouti

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

Larry Edward Andre Jr. (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Robin S. Bernstein

Ambassador, Dominican Republic

Nomination timeline

Oct. 31, 2017

Appointment announced

Nov. 2, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

June 26, 2018

Reported out favorably

June 28, 2018

Confirmed

Robin S. Bernstein

ConfirmedDetails

Michael J. Fitzpatrick (Career Member)

Ambassador, Ecuador

Nomination timeline

Aug. 16, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 21, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 3, 2019

Reported out favorably

May 23, 2019

Confirmed

Michael J. Fitzpatrick (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Jonathan R. Cohen (Career Member)

Ambassador, Egypt

Nomination timeline

April 11, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 12, 2019

Appointment announced

July 25, 2019

Reported out favorably

Aug. 1, 2019

Confirmed

Jonathan R. Cohen (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Ronald Douglas Johnson

Ambassador, El Salvador

Nomination timeline

Oct. 2, 2018

Appointment announced

Oct. 5, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 3, 2019

Reported out favorably

June 27, 2019

Confirmed

Ronald Douglas Johnson

ConfirmedDetails

Susan N. Stevenson (Career Member)

Ambassador, Equatorial Guinea

Nomination timeline

Sept. 13, 2018

Appointment announced

Sept. 24, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 28, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Susan N. Stevenson (Career Member)

WithdrawnDetails

Admiral Edward Masso

Ambassador, Estonia

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 24, 2018

Withdrawn by president

Admiral Edward Masso

No nominee

Ambassador, Estonia

ConfirmedDetails

Michael Arthur Raynor (Career Member)

Ambassador, Ethiopia

Nomination timeline

May 22, 2017

Appointment announced

May 25, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Aug. 3, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

Michael Arthur Raynor (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Joseph Cella

Ambassador, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Tonga and Tuvalu

Nomination timeline

Feb. 13, 2018

Appointment announced

Feb. 15, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 26, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 3, 2019

Reported out favorably

Sept. 24, 2019

Confirmed

Joseph Cella

ConfirmedDetails

Robert Frank Pence

Ambassador, Finland

Nomination timeline

Nov. 13, 2017

Appointment announced

Nov. 14, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

March 20, 2018

Reported out favorably

March 22, 2018

Confirmed

Robert Frank Pence

ConfirmedDetails

Jamie McCourt

Ambassador, France and Monaco

Nomination timeline

Aug. 2, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Aug. 3, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

Jamie McCourt

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Joel Danies (Career Member)

Ambassador, Gabon and Sao Tome and Principe

Nomination timeline

Oct. 27, 2017

Appointment announced

Nov. 1, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 18, 2018

Reported out favorably

Feb. 15, 2018

Confirmed

March 1, 2019

Resigned

Joel Danies (Career Member)

No nominee

Ambassador, Gabon and Sao Tome and Principe

ConfirmedDetails

Richard Carlton Paschall III (Career Member)

Ambassador, Gambia

Nomination timeline

Aug. 16, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 21, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 28, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Richard Carlton Paschall III (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Kelly C. Degnan (Career Member)

Ambassador, Georgia

Nomination timeline

Sept. 3, 2019

Appointment announced

Sept. 9, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 20, 2019

Reported out favorably

Dec. 19, 2019

Confirmed

Kelly C. Degnan (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Richard Grenell

Ambassador, Germany

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

Jan. 8, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 18, 2018

Reported out favorably

April 26, 2018

Confirmed

Richard Grenell

ConfirmedDetails

Stephanie Sanders Sullivan (Career Member)

Ambassador, Ghana

Nomination timeline

June 28, 2018

Appointment announced

July 9, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Aug. 22, 2018

Reported out favorably

Sept. 6, 2018

Confirmed

Stephanie Sanders Sullivan (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Luis E. Arreaga (Career Member)

Ambassador, Guatemala

Nomination timeline

June 27, 2017

Appointment announced

June 29, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 27, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

Luis E. Arreaga (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Simon Henshaw (Career Member)

Ambassador, Guinea

Nomination timeline

Aug. 10, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 16, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 28, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Simon Henshaw (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Sarah-Ann Lynch (Career Member)

Ambassador, Guyana

Nomination timeline

Sept. 13, 2018

Appointment announced

Sept. 24, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Dec. 13, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Sarah-Ann Lynch (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Michele Jeanne Sison (Career Member)

Ambassador, Haiti

Nomination timeline

July 20, 2017

Appointment announced

July 27, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

Michele Jeanne Sison (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Callista L. Gingrich

Ambassador, Holy See

Nomination timeline

May 19, 2017

Appointment announced

May 25, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 27, 2017

Reported out favorably

Oct. 16, 2017

Confirmed

Callista L. Gingrich

ReturnedDetails

Francisco Luis Palmieri (Career Member)

Ambassador, Honduras

Nomination timeline

July 3, 2018

Appointment announced

July 9, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 26, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Francisco Luis Palmieri (Career Member)

No nominee

Ambassador, Honduras

ConfirmedDetails

David B. Cornstein

Ambassador, Hungary

Nomination timeline

Feb. 13, 2018

Appointment announced

Feb. 15, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 16, 2018

Reported out favorably

May 24, 2018

Confirmed

David B. Cornstein

ConfirmedDetails

Jeffrey Ross Gunter

Ambassador, Iceland

Nomination timeline

Aug. 21, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 21, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 28, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 3, 2019

Reported out favorably

May 23, 2019

Confirmed

Jeffrey Ross Gunter

ConfirmedDetails

Kenneth Ian Juster

Ambassador, India

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

Kenneth Ian Juster

NominatedDetails

Sung Y. Kim (Career Member)

Ambassador, Indonesia

Nomination timeline

July 11, 2019

Appointment announced

July 17, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Dec. 11, 2019

Reported out favorably

Awaiting full Senate action

Sung Y. Kim (Career Member)

ReturnedDetails

Susan N. Stevenson (Career Member)

Ambassador, Iraq

Nomination timeline

Nov. 7, 2018

Appointment announced

Nov. 15, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Susan N. Stevenson (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Matthew H. Tueller (Career Member)

Ambassador, Iraq

Nomination timeline

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 3, 2019

Reported out favorably

May 16, 2019

Confirmed

Matthew H. Tueller (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Edward F. Crawford

Ambassador, Ireland

Nomination timeline

Oct. 22, 2018

Appointment announced

Nov. 13, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 2, 2019

Reported out favorably

June 13, 2019

Confirmed

Edward F. Crawford

ConfirmedDetails

David Friedman

Ambassador, Israel

Nomination timeline

Dec. 15, 2016

Appointment announced »

Jan. 20, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

March 9, 2017

Reported out favorably

March 23, 2017

Confirmed

David Friedman

ConfirmedDetails

Lewis Eisenberg

Ambassador, Italy and San Marino

Nomination timeline

July 10, 2017

Appointment announced

July 11, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 27, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

Lewis Eisenberg

ConfirmedDetails

Donald R. Tapia

Ambassador, Jamaica

Nomination timeline

May 17, 2018

Appointment announced

May 21, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Aug. 22, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 3, 2019

Reported out favorably

July 18, 2019

Confirmed

Donald R. Tapia

Confirmed and resignedDetails

William Francis Hagerty IV

Ambassador, Japan

Nomination timeline

March 23, 2017

Appointment announced

March 27, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

June 7, 2017

Reported out favorably

July 13, 2017

Confirmed

July 21, 2019

Resigned

William Francis Hagerty IV

No nominee

Ambassador, Japan

NominatedDetails

Henry T. Wooster (Career Member)

Ambassador, Jordan

Nomination timeline

Nov. 13, 2019

Appointment announced

Nov. 19, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Henry T. Wooster (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

William H. Moser (Career Member)

Ambassador, Kazakhstan

Nomination timeline

Aug. 13, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 16, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 28, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

William H. Moser (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Kyle McCarter

Ambassador, Kenya

Nomination timeline

March 28, 2018

Appointment announced

May 10, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Dec. 13, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Kyle McCarter

ConfirmedDetails

Philip S. Kosnett (Career Member)

Ambassador, Kosovo

Nomination timeline

July 5, 2018

Appointment announced

July 9, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Aug. 22, 2018

Reported out favorably

Sept. 6, 2018

Confirmed

Philip S. Kosnett (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Alina L. Romanowski

Ambassador, Kuwait

Nomination timeline

July 25, 2019

Appointment announced

Aug. 1, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 20, 2019

Reported out favorably

Dec. 19, 2019

Confirmed

Alina L. Romanowski

ConfirmedDetails

Donald Lu (Career Member)

Ambassador, Kyrgyzstan

Nomination timeline

May 24, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 25, 2018

Appointment announced

July 10, 2018

Reported out favorably

Sept. 6, 2018

Confirmed

Donald Lu (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Peter M. Haymond (Career Member)

Ambassador, Laos

Nomination timeline

Sept. 3, 2019

Appointment announced

Sept. 9, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 20, 2019

Reported out favorably

Dec. 19, 2019

Confirmed

Peter M. Haymond (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

John Leslie Carwile (Career Member)

Ambassador, Latvia

Nomination timeline

May 8, 2019

Appointment announced

May 14, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 18, 2019

Reported out favorably

Sept. 26, 2019

Confirmed

John Leslie Carwile (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Dorothy Shea (Career Member)

Ambassador, Lebanon

Nomination timeline

Oct. 11, 2019

Appointment announced

Oct. 17, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 15, 2020

Reported out favorably

Feb. 11, 2020

Confirmed

Dorothy Shea (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Rebecca Eliza Gonzales (Career Member)

Ambassador, Lesotho

Nomination timeline

Sept. 7, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 11, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 14, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 16, 2017

Confirmed

Rebecca Eliza Gonzales (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Richard B. Norland (Career Member)

Ambassador, Libya

Nomination timeline

April 2, 2019

Appointment announced

April 4, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 25, 2019

Reported out favorably

Aug. 1, 2019

Confirmed

Richard B. Norland (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Robert S. Gilchrist (Career Member)

Ambassador, Lithuania

Nomination timeline

July 22, 2019

Appointment announced

Aug. 1, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 20, 2019

Reported out favorably

Dec. 19, 2019

Confirmed

Robert S. Gilchrist (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

James Randolph Evans

Ambassador, Luxembourg

Nomination timeline

Sept. 21, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 28, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Dec. 5, 2017

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

Jan. 8, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 18, 2018

Reported out favorably

May 24, 2018

Confirmed

James Randolph Evans

ConfirmedDetails

Kate Marie Byrnes (Career Member)

Ambassador, Macedonia

Nomination timeline

Nov. 7, 2018

Appointment announced

Nov. 15, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 10, 2019

Withdrawn by president

April 10, 2019

Appointment announced

April 10, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 2, 2019

Reported out favorably

May 23, 2019

Confirmed

Kate Marie Byrnes (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Michael Peter Pelletier (Career Member)

Ambassador, Madagascar & Comoros

Nomination timeline

Aug. 13, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 16, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 28, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Michael Peter Pelletier (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Robert K. Scott (Career Member)

Ambassador, Malawi

Nomination timeline

Aug. 13, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 16, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 28, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 24, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 24, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 3, 2019

Reported out favorably

April 11, 2019

Confirmed

Robert K. Scott (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Dennis B. Hankins (Career Member)

Ambassador, Mali

Nomination timeline

Aug. 13, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 16, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 28, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Dennis B. Hankins (Career Member)

ReturnedDetails

Christine J. Toretti

Ambassador, Malta

Nomination timeline

May 18, 2018

Appointment announced

May 24, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2020

Returned to president

Christine J. Toretti

No nominee

Ambassador, Malta

ConfirmedDetails

Roxanne Cabral (Career Member)

Ambassador, Marshall Islands

Nomination timeline

April 29, 2019

Appointment announced

May 2, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 20, 2019

Reported out favorably

Dec. 19, 2019

Confirmed

Roxanne Cabral (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Michael James Dodman (Career Member)

Ambassador, Mauritania

Nomination timeline

July 20, 2017

Appointment announced

July 27, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

Michael James Dodman (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Michael James Dodman (Career Member)

Ambassador, Mauritius and Seychelles

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

Michael James Dodman (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Christopher Landau

Ambassador, Mexico

Nomination timeline

March 18, 2019

Appointment announced

March 26, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 25, 2019

Reported out favorably

Aug. 1, 2019

Confirmed

Christopher Landau

ConfirmedDetails

Carmen G. Cantor (Career Member)

Ambassador, Micronesia

Nomination timeline

July 15, 2019

Appointment announced

July 17, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 20, 2019

Reported out favorably

Dec. 19, 2019

Confirmed

Carmen G. Cantor (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Dereck J. Hogan (Career Member)

Ambassador, Moldova

Nomination timeline

June 22, 2018

Appointment announced

June 25, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Aug. 22, 2018

Reported out favorably

Sept. 6, 2018

Confirmed

Dereck J. Hogan (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Michael S. Klecheski (Career Member)

Ambassador, Mongolia

Nomination timeline

Aug. 13, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 16, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Dec. 13, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Michael S. Klecheski (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Judy Rising Reinke

Ambassador, Montenegro

Nomination timeline

July 27, 2018

Appointment announced

July 31, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Aug. 22, 2018

Reported out favorably

Sept. 6, 2018

Confirmed

Judy Rising Reinke

ConfirmedDetails

David T. Fischer

Ambassador, Morocco

Nomination timeline

Nov. 21, 2017

Appointment announced

Dec. 1, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Aug. 23, 2018

Hearing held

Jan. 4, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 20, 2019

Reported out favorably

Dec. 19, 2019

Confirmed

David T. Fischer

ConfirmedDetails

Dennis Walter Hearne (Career Member)

Ambassador, Mozambique

Nomination timeline

Aug. 31, 2018

Appointment announced

Sept. 6, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 28, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Dennis Walter Hearne (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Lisa A. Johnson (Career Member)

Ambassador, Namibia

Nomination timeline

Oct. 5, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 5, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 14, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 16, 2017

Confirmed

Lisa A. Johnson (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Randy W. Berry

Ambassador, Nepal

Nomination timeline

May 10, 2018

Appointment announced

May 10, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 10, 2018

Reported out favorably

Sept. 6, 2018

Confirmed

Randy W. Berry

ConfirmedDetails

Peter Hoekstra

Ambassador, Netherlands

Nomination timeline

July 24, 2017

Appointment announced

July 27, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 9, 2017

Confirmed

Peter Hoekstra

ConfirmedDetails

Scott Brown

Ambassador, New Zealand & Samoa

Nomination timeline

April 20, 2017

Appointment announced

April 25, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 25, 2017

Reported out favorably

June 8, 2017

Confirmed

Scott Brown

ConfirmedDetails

Kevin K. Sullivan

Ambassador, Nicaragua

Nomination timeline

July 11, 2018

Appointment announced

July 17, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 18, 2018

Reported out favorably

Oct. 11, 2018

Confirmed

Kevin K. Sullivan

ConfirmedDetails

Eric P. Whitaker (Career Member)

Ambassador, Niger

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

Eric P. Whitaker (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Mary Beth Leonard (Career Member)

Ambassador, Nigeria

Nomination timeline

June 17, 2019

Appointment announced

June 24, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 25, 2019

Reported out favorably

Aug. 1, 2019

Confirmed

Mary Beth Leonard (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Kenneth J. Braithwaite

Ambassador, Norway

Nomination timeline

Oct. 19, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 23, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Dec. 5, 2017

Reported out favorably

Dec. 21, 2017

Confirmed

Kenneth J. Braithwaite

ConfirmedDetails

Leslie Meredith Tsou (Career Member)

Ambassador, Oman

Nomination timeline

June 18, 2019

Appointment announced

June 24, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 20, 2019

Reported out favorably

Dec. 19, 2019

Confirmed

Leslie Meredith Tsou (Career Member)

No nominee

Ambassador, Pakistan

ConfirmedDetails

John Hennessey-Niland (Career Member)

Ambassador, Palau

Nomination timeline

Oct. 15, 2019

Appointment announced

Oct. 15, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 15, 2020

Reported out favorably

Feb. 11, 2020

Confirmed

John Hennessey-Niland (Career Member)

No nominee

Ambassador, Panama

ConfirmedDetails

Erin Elizabeth McKee (Career Member)

Ambassador, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands & Vanuatu

Nomination timeline

May 16, 2019

Appointment announced

May 23, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 18, 2019

Reported out favorably

Sept. 26, 2019

Confirmed

Erin Elizabeth McKee (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

M. Lee McClenny (Career Member)

Ambassador, Paraguay

Nomination timeline

Oct. 26, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 30, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Dec. 5, 2017

Reported out favorably

Dec. 21, 2017

Confirmed

M. Lee McClenny (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Krishna R. Urs (Career Member)

Ambassador, Peru

Nomination timeline

June 28, 2017

Appointment announced

June 29, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 27, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

Krishna R. Urs (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Georgette Mosbacher

Ambassador, Poland

Nomination timeline

Feb. 13, 2018

Appointment announced

Feb. 15, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

June 26, 2018

Reported out favorably

July 12, 2018

Confirmed

Georgette Mosbacher

ConfirmedDetails

George Edward Glass

Ambassador, Portugal

Nomination timeline

June 19, 2017

Appointment announced

June 19, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 27, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

George Edward Glass

ReturnedDetails

Mary Catherine Phee

Ambassador, Qatar

Nomination timeline

Oct. 17, 2018

Appointment announced

Nov. 13, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Mary Catherine Phee

No nominee

Ambassador, Qatar

ConfirmedDetails

Adrian Zuckerman

Ambassador, Romania

Nomination timeline

July 24, 2018

Appointment announced

July 31, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 25, 2019

Reported out favorably

Nov. 20, 2019

Confirmed

Adrian Zuckerman

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Jon Huntsman Jr.

Ambassador, Russia

Nomination timeline

July 18, 2017

Appointment announced

July 20, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Sept. 28, 2017

Confirmed

Oct. 2, 2019

Resigned

Jon Huntsman Jr.

ConfirmedDetails

John J. Sullivan

Ambassador, Russia

Nomination timeline

Oct. 11, 2019

Appointment announced

Oct. 17, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 20, 2019

Reported out favorably

Dec. 12, 2019

Confirmed

John J. Sullivan

ConfirmedDetails

Peter Hendrick Vrooman (Career Member)

Ambassador, Rwanda

Nomination timeline

Oct. 26, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 30, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Feb. 7, 2018

Reported out favorably

Feb. 15, 2018

Confirmed

Peter Hendrick Vrooman (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

John P. Abizaid

Ambassador, Saudi Arabia

Nomination timeline

Nov. 13, 2018

Appointment announced

Nov. 15, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 3, 2019

Reported out favorably

April 10, 2019

Confirmed

John P. Abizaid

ConfirmedDetails

Tulinabo Mushingi (Career Member)

Ambassador, Senegal and Guinea-Bissau

Nomination timeline

Feb. 28, 2017

Appointment announced

Feb. 28, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 9, 2017

Reported out favorably

May 18, 2017

Confirmed

Tulinabo Mushingi (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Anthony F. Godfrey (Career Member)

Ambassador, Serbia

Nomination timeline

June 18, 2019

Appointment announced

June 24, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 18, 2019

Reported out favorably

Sept. 26, 2019

Confirmed

Anthony F. Godfrey (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Maria E. Brewer (Career Member)

Ambassador, Sierra Leone

Nomination timeline

June 22, 2017

Appointment announced

June 26, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Aug. 3, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

Maria E. Brewer (Career Member)

WithdrawnDetails

Kathleen Troia "K. T." McFarland

Ambassador, Singapore

Nomination timeline

May 19, 2017

Appointment announced

June 15, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 19, 2017

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

Jan. 8, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Feb. 5, 2018

Withdrawn by president

Kathleen Troia "K. T." McFarland

ReturnedDetails

Barbera Hale Thornhill

Ambassador, Singapore

Nomination timeline

Oct. 15, 2019

Appointment announced

Oct. 15, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2020

Returned to president

Barbera Hale Thornhill

No nominee

Ambassador, Singapore

ConfirmedDetails

Bridget A. Brink (Career Member)

Ambassador, Slovakia

Nomination timeline

March 18, 2019

Appointment announced

March 26, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 22, 2019

Reported out favorably

May 23, 2019

Confirmed

Bridget A. Brink (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Lynda Blanchard

Ambassador, Slovenia

Nomination timeline

June 20, 2018

Appointment announced

June 25, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 18, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 3, 2019

Reported out favorably

July 18, 2019

Confirmed

Lynda Blanchard

ConfirmedDetails

Donald Y. Yamamoto (Career Member)

Ambassador, Somalia

Nomination timeline

July 11, 2018

Appointment announced

July 18, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 18, 2018

Reported out favorably

Oct. 11, 2018

Confirmed

Donald Y. Yamamoto (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Lana J. Marks

Ambassador, South Africa

Nomination timeline

Nov. 14, 2018

Appointment announced

Nov. 15, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 25, 2019

Reported out favorably

Sept. 26, 2019

Confirmed

Lana J. Marks

ConfirmedDetails

Harry B. Harris Jr.

Ambassador, South Korea

Nomination timeline

May 18, 2018

Appointment announced

May 23, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

June 26, 2018

Reported out favorably

June 28, 2018

Confirmed

Harry B. Harris Jr.

ConfirmedDetails

Thomas J. Hushek (Career Member)

Ambassador, South Sudan

Nomination timeline

Aug. 3, 2017

Appointment announced

Aug. 3, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 23, 2018

Reported out favorably

April 26, 2018

Confirmed

Thomas J. Hushek (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Richard Duke Buchan III

Ambassador, Spain & Andorra

Nomination timeline

Aug. 3, 2017

Appointment announced

Aug. 3, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

Richard Duke Buchan III

ConfirmedDetails

Alaina B. Teplitz (Career Member)

Ambassador, Sri Lanka and Maldives

Nomination timeline

May 24, 2018

Appointment announced

May 24, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 10, 2018

Reported out favorably

Sept. 6, 2018

Confirmed

Alaina B. Teplitz (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Karen L. Williams (Career Member)

Ambassador, Suriname

Nomination timeline

June 28, 2018

Appointment announced

July 9, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 18, 2018

Reported out favorably

Oct. 11, 2018

Confirmed

Karen L. Williams (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Kenneth A. Howery

Ambassador, Sweden

Nomination timeline

Oct. 16, 2018

Appointment announced

Nov. 13, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 22, 2019

Reported out favorably

Sept. 17, 2019

Confirmed

Kenneth A. Howery

ConfirmedDetails

Edward T. McMullen Jr.

Ambassador, Switzerland and Liechtenstein

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

Edward T. McMullen Jr.

ConfirmedDetails

John Mark Pommersheim (Career Member)

Ambassador, Tajikistan

Nomination timeline

Sept. 4, 2018

Appointment announced

Sept. 12, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 28, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

John Mark Pommersheim (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Donald Wright

Ambassador, Tanzania

Nomination timeline

Oct. 15, 2019

Appointment announced

Oct. 15, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 15, 2020

Reported out favorably

Feb. 11, 2020

Confirmed

Donald Wright

ConfirmedDetails

Michael George DeSombre

Ambassador, Thailand

Nomination timeline

July 15, 2019

Appointment announced

July 17, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 20, 2019

Reported out favorably

Jan. 6, 2020

Confirmed

Michael George DeSombre

ConfirmedDetails

Kathleen M. Fitzpatrick (Career Member)

Ambassador, Timor-Leste

Nomination timeline

July 19, 2017

Appointment announced

July 25, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

Kathleen M. Fitzpatrick (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Eric Williams Stromayer (Career Member)

Ambassador, Togo

Nomination timeline

Aug. 16, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 21, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 28, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Eric Williams Stromayer (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Joseph N. Mondello

Ambassador, Trinidad and Tobago

Nomination timeline

March 19, 2018

Appointment announced

March 19, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

June 26, 2018

Reported out favorably

June 28, 2018

Confirmed

Joseph N. Mondello

ConfirmedDetails

Donald Armin Blome (Career Member)

Ambassador, Tunisia

Nomination timeline

Aug. 13, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 16, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Nov. 28, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Donald Armin Blome (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

David Michael Satterfield (Career Member)

Ambassador, Turkey

Nomination timeline

Feb. 15, 2019

Appointment announced

Feb. 25, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 2, 2019

Reported out favorably

June 27, 2019

Confirmed

David Michael Satterfield (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Matthew S. Klimow (Career Member)

Ambassador, Turkmenistan

Nomination timeline

March 18, 2019

Appointment announced

March 26, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

May 22, 2019

Reported out favorably

May 23, 2019

Confirmed

Matthew S. Klimow (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

John Rakolta, Jr.

Ambassador, United Arab Emirates

Nomination timeline

March 28, 2018

Appointment announced

May 21, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 25, 2019

Reported out favorably

Sept. 17, 2019

Confirmed

John Rakolta, Jr.

No nominee

Ambassador, Ukraine

NominatedDetails

Natalie E. Brown (Career Member)

Ambassador, Uganda

Nomination timeline

July 30, 2019

Appointment announced

Aug. 1, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Natalie E. Brown (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Robert Wood Johnson IV

Ambassador, United Kingdom

Nomination timeline

June 22, 2017

Appointment announced

June 26, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

July 27, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

Robert Wood Johnson IV

ConfirmedDetails

Kenneth S. George

Ambassador, Uruguay

Nomination timeline

March 23, 2018

Appointment announced

April 9, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

June 26, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 3, 2019

Reported out favorably

Aug. 1, 2019

Confirmed

Kenneth S. George

ConfirmedDetails

Daniel N. Rosenblum (Career Member)

Ambassador, Uzbekistan

Nomination timeline

June 28, 2018

Appointment announced

July 9, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Sept. 18, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

April 3, 2019

Reported out favorably

April 11, 2019

Confirmed

Daniel N. Rosenblum (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Daniel J. Kritenbrink (Career Member)

Ambassador, Vietnam

Nomination timeline

July 26, 2017

Appointment announced

July 27, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Oct. 26, 2017

Confirmed

Daniel J. Kritenbrink (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Christopher Paul Henzel

Ambassador, Yemen

Nomination timeline

Sept. 21, 2018

Appointment announced

Sept. 28, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Dec. 13, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Christopher Paul Henzel

ConfirmedDetails

Daniel L. Foote (Career Member)

Ambassador, Zambia

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

Oct. 26, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

Daniel L. Foote (Career Member)

ConfirmedDetails

Brian A. Nichols (Career Member)

Ambassador, Zimbabwe

Nomination timeline

June 4, 2018

Appointment announced

June 4, 2018

Referred to Foreign Relations committee

June 26, 2018

Reported out favorably

June 28, 2018

Confirmed

Brian A. Nichols (Career Member)

Department of Agriculture13 positions

ConfirmedDetails

Sonny Perdue

Secretary

Nomination timeline

Feb. 7, 2017

Appointment announced »

March 9, 2017

Referred to Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry committee

March 30, 2017

Reported out favorably

April 24, 2017

Confirmed

Sonny Perdue

ConfirmedDetails

Stephen Censky

Deputy secretary

Nomination timeline

July 13, 2017

Appointment announced

July 19, 2017

Referred to Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry committee

Oct. 2, 2017

Reported out favorably

Oct. 3, 2017

Confirmed

Stephen Censky

ConfirmedDetails

Stephen Alexander Vaden

General counsel

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry committee

Dec. 11, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 27, 2018

Confirmed

Stephen Alexander Vaden

NominatedDetails

Scott Soles

Chief financial officer

Nomination timeline

March 29, 2019

Appointment announced

April 4, 2019

Placed on Senate Executive Calendar in the Privileged Nomination section

April 4, 2019

Referred to Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry committee as requested by a member of the Senate

June 18, 2019

Committee requested information was received (Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry)

Awaiting full Senate action

Scott Soles

ConfirmedDetails

William Northey

Undersecretary for farm and foreign agricultural services

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry committee

Oct. 19, 2017

Reported out favorably

Feb. 27, 2018

Confirmed

William Northey

NominatedDetails

Mindy Brashears

Undersecretary for food safety

Nomination timeline

May 4, 2018

Appointment announced

May 10, 2018

Referred to Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry committee

Dec. 5, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry committee

May 14, 2019

Reported out favorably

Awaiting full Senate action

Mindy Brashears

NominatedDetails

Brandon Lipps

Undersecretary for food, nutrition and consumer services

Nomination timeline

Dec. 9, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 6, 2020

Referred to Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry committee

Brandon Lipps

ConfirmedDetails

Gregory Ibach

Undersecretary for marketing and regulatory programs

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry committee

Oct. 19, 2017

Reported out favorably

Oct. 26, 2017

Confirmed

Gregory Ibach

ConfirmedDetails

James E. Hubbard

Undersecretary for natural resources and environment

Nomination timeline

April 14, 2018

Appointment announced

April 24, 2018

Referred to Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry committee

July 31, 2018

Reported out favorably

Aug. 28, 2018

Confirmed

James E. Hubbard

ReturnedDetails

Samuel H. Clovis, Jr.

Undersecretary for research, education and economics

Nomination timeline

July 19, 2017

Appointment announced

July 25, 2017

Referred to Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry committee

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

Samuel H. Clovis, Jr.

ReturnedDetails

Scott Hutchins

Undersecretary for research, education and economics

Nomination timeline

July 16, 2018

Appointment announced

July 18, 2018

Referred to Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry committee

Dec. 5, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry committee

May 14, 2019

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2020

Returned to president

Scott Hutchins

No nominee

Undersecretary for research, education and economics

ConfirmedDetails

Ted McKinney

Undersecretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs

Nomination timeline

July 19, 2017

Appointment announced

Aug. 2, 2017

Referred to Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry committee

Oct. 2, 2017

Reported out favorably

Oct. 3, 2017

Confirmed

Ted McKinney

ReturnedDetails

Naomi C. Earp

Assistant secretary for civil rights

Nomination timeline

Feb. 13, 2018

Appointment announced

Feb. 15, 2018

Referred to Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry committee

Dec. 5, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry committee

May 14, 2019

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2020

Returned to president

Naomi C. Earp

No nominee

Assistant secretary for civil rights

ConfirmedDetails

Kenneth Steven Barbic

Assistant secretary for congressional relations

Nomination timeline

Jan. 12, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 18, 2018

Placed on Senate Executive Calendar in the Privileged Nomination section

Jan. 18, 2018

Referred to Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry committee as requested by a member of the Senate

March 22, 2018

Committee requested information was received (Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry)

April 26, 2018

Confirmed

Kenneth Steven Barbic

Department of Commerce21 positions

ConfirmedDetails

Wilbur Ross

Secretary

Nomination timeline

Nov. 30, 2016

Appointment announced »

Jan. 18, 2017

Referred to Commerce, Science, and Transportation committee

Jan. 24, 2017

Reported out favorably

Feb. 27, 2017

Confirmed

Wilbur Ross

WithdrawnDetails

Todd Ricketts

Deputy secretary

Nomination timeline

Nov. 30, 2016

Appointment announced

Jan. 20, 2017

Referred to Commerce, Science, and Transportation committee

April 25, 2017

Withdrawn by president

Todd Ricketts

ConfirmedDetails

Karen Dunn Kelley

Deputy secretary

Nomination timeline

June 4, 2018

Appointment announced

June 4, 2018

Referred to Commerce, Science, and Transportation committee

June 27, 2018

Reported out favorably

Nov. 28, 2018

Confirmed

Karen Dunn Kelley

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Peter B. Davidson

General counsel

Nomination timeline

June 26, 2017

Appointment announced

June 29, 2017

Referred to Commerce, Science, and Transportation committee

Aug. 2, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

Resigned

Peter B. Davidson

No nominee

General counsel

ConfirmedDetails

Thomas F. Gilman

Chief financial officer and assistant secretary for administration

Nomination timeline

July 27, 2018

Appointment announced

July 31, 2018

Placed on Senate Executive Calendar in the Privileged Nomination section

July 31, 2018

Referred to Commerce, Science, and Transportation committee as requested by a member of the Senate

Oct. 10, 2018

Committee requested information was received (Commerce, Science, and Transportation)

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Thomas F. Gilman

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Karen Dunn Kelley

Undersecretary for economic affairs

Nomination timeline

May 25, 2017

Appointment announced

May 25, 2017

Referred to Commerce, Science, and Transportation committee

Aug. 2, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

Resigned

Karen Dunn Kelley

No nominee

Undersecretary for economic affairs

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Mira Radielovic Ricardel

Undersecretary for industry and security

Nomination timeline

March 30, 2017

Appointment announced

April 28, 2017

Referred to Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs committee

May 23, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

April 20, 2018

Resigned

Mira Radielovic Ricardel

NominatedDetails

Nazak Nikakhtar

Undersecretary for industry and security

Nomination timeline

April 11, 2019

Referred to Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs committee

April 12, 2019

Appointment announced

June 5, 2019

Hearing held

Nazak Nikakhtar

ConfirmedDetails

Andrei Iancu

Undersecretary for intellectual property and director, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Nomination timeline

Aug. 25, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Judiciary committee

Dec. 14, 2017

Reported out favorably

Feb. 5, 2018

Confirmed

Andrei Iancu

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Gilbert Kaplan

Undersecretary for international trade

Nomination timeline

April 11, 2017

Appointment announced

May 25, 2017

Referred to Commerce, Science, and Transportation committee

Sept. 7, 2017

Reported out favorably

March 13, 2018

Confirmed

Sept. 19, 2019

Resigned

Gilbert Kaplan

No nominee

Undersecretary for international trade

WithdrawnDetails

Barry Lee Myers

Undersecretary for oceans and atmosphere and administrator, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Nomination timeline

Oct. 11, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 16, 2017

Referred to Commerce, Science, and Transportation committee

Dec. 13, 2017

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

Jan. 8, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Commerce, Science, and Transportation committee

Jan. 18, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Commerce, Science, and Transportation committee

April 3, 2019

Reported out favorably

Dec. 2, 2019

Withdrawn by president

Barry Lee Myers

AnnouncedDetails

Neil Jacobs

Undersecretary for oceans and atmosphere and administrator, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Nomination timeline

Dec. 18, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 6, 2020

Referred to Commerce, Science, and Transportation committee

Neil Jacobs

ConfirmedDetails

Walter Copan

Undersecretary for standards and technology

Nomination timeline

Sept. 12, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 14, 2017

Referred to Commerce, Science, and Transportation committee

Oct. 4, 2017

Reported out favorably

Oct. 5, 2017

Confirmed

Walter Copan

Confirmed and resignedDetails

David J. Redl

Assistant secretary for communications and information

Nomination timeline

May 16, 2017

Appointment announced

May 18, 2017

Referred to Commerce, Science, and Transportation committee

Oct. 4, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 7, 2017

Confirmed

May 9, 2019

Resigned

David J. Redl

No nominee

Assistant secretary for communications and information

ConfirmedDetails

John Fleming

Assistant secretary for economic development

Nomination timeline

June 20, 2018

Appointment announced

June 20, 2018

Referred to Environment and Public Works committee

Aug. 1, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Environment and Public Works committee

Feb. 5, 2019

Reported out favorably

March 7, 2019

Confirmed

John Fleming

ConfirmedDetails

Jeffrey Kessler

Assistant secretary for enforcement and compliance

Nomination timeline

Oct. 31, 2017

Appointment announced

Nov. 2, 2017

Referred to Finance committee

June 28, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 4, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Finance committee

Feb. 5, 2019

Reported out favorably

April 3, 2019

Confirmed

Jeffrey Kessler

ConfirmedDetails

Neil Jacobs

Assistant secretary for environmental observation and prediction

Nomination timeline

Sept. 30, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 3, 2017

Referred to Commerce, Science, and Transportation committee

Nov. 8, 2017

Reported out favorably

Feb. 15, 2018

Confirmed

Neil Jacobs

ConfirmedDetails

Richard Ashooh

Assistant secretary for export administration

Nomination timeline

May 19, 2017

Appointment announced

May 25, 2017

Referred to Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs committee

July 27, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

Richard Ashooh

WithdrawnDetails

Jeffrey Nadaner

Assistant secretary for export enforcement

Nomination timeline

Feb. 5, 2018

Appointment announced

Feb. 13, 2018

Referred to Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs committee

May 15, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs committee

March 12, 2019

Reported out favorably

June 12, 2019

Withdrawn by president

Jeffrey Nadaner

No nominee

Assistant secretary for export enforcement

ConfirmedDetails

Nazak Nikakhtar

Assistant secretary for industry and analysis

Nomination timeline

Sept. 28, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 2, 2017

Referred to Commerce, Science, and Transportation committee

Nov. 8, 2017

Reported out favorably

March 19, 2018

Confirmed

Nazak Nikakhtar

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Michael Platt Jr.

Assistant secretary for legislative and intergovernmental affairs

Nomination timeline

June 19, 2017

Appointment announced

June 19, 2017

Placed on Senate Executive Calendar in the Privileged Nomination section

June 19, 2017

Referred to Commerce, Science, and Transportation committee as requested by a member of the Senate

July 17, 2017

Committee requested information was received (Commerce, Science, and Transportation)

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

July 8, 2019

Resigned

Michael Platt Jr.

No nominee

Assistant secretary for legislative and intergovernmental affairs

ConfirmedDetails

Timothy Gallaudet

Assistant secretary for oceans and atmosphere

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Commerce, Science, and Transportation committee

Oct. 4, 2017

Reported out favorably

Oct. 5, 2017

Confirmed

Timothy Gallaudet

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Elizabeth Erin Walsh

Assistant Secretary for Global Markets and Director General for the United States and Foreign Commercial Service

Nomination timeline

May 18, 2017

Appointment announced

June 12, 2017

Referred to Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs committee

June 12, 2017

Referred to Commerce, Science, and Transportation committee

July 27, 2017

Reported out favorably (Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs)

Aug. 2, 2017

Reported out favorably (Commerce, Science, and Transportation)

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

May 3, 2018

Resigned

Elizabeth Erin Walsh

ConfirmedDetails

Ian Paul Steff

Assistant Secretary for Global Markets and Director General for the United States and Foreign Commercial Service

Nomination timeline

Feb. 1, 2019

Appointment announced

Feb. 27, 2019

Referred to Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs committee

Feb. 27, 2019

Referred to Commerce, Science, and Transportation committee

June 18, 2019

Reported out favorably (Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs)

Nov. 13, 2019

Reported out favorably (Commerce, Science, and Transportation)

Nov. 21, 2019

Confirmed

Ian Paul Steff

ConfirmedDetails

Steven Dillingham

Director, Census Bureau

Nomination timeline

July 18, 2018

Appointment announced

July 23, 2018

Referred to Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs committee

Nov. 14, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Steven Dillingham

Department of Defense58 positions

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Gen. Jim Mattis

Secretary

Nomination timeline

Dec. 1, 2016

Appointment announced »

Jan. 12, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Jan. 18, 2017

Reported out favorably

Jan. 20, 2017

Confirmed

Dec. 31, 2018

Resigned

Gen. Jim Mattis

ConfirmedDetails

Mark T. Esper

Secretary

Nomination timeline

June 21, 2019

Appointment announced

July 15, 2019

Referred to Armed Services committee

July 18, 2019

Reported out favorably

July 23, 2019

Confirmed

Mark T. Esper

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Heather Wilson

Secretary of the Air Force

Nomination timeline

Jan. 23, 2017

Appointment announced

March 21, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

April 5, 2017

Reported out favorably

May 8, 2017

Confirmed

May 31, 2019

Resigned

Heather Wilson

ConfirmedDetails

Barbara Barrett

Secretary of the Air Force

Nomination timeline

May 21, 2019

Appointment announced

Sept. 9, 2019

Referred to Armed Services committee

Sept. 18, 2019

Reported out favorably

Oct. 16, 2019

Confirmed

Barbara Barrett

WithdrawnDetails

Vincent Viola

Secretary of the Army

Nomination timeline

Dec. 19, 2016

Appointment announced »

Jan. 20, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

March 21, 2017

Withdrawn by president

Vincent Viola

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Mark T. Esper

Secretary of the Army

Nomination timeline

July 19, 2017

Appointment announced

July 25, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Nov. 7, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 15, 2017

Confirmed

Resigned

Mark T. Esper

ConfirmedDetails

Ryan McCarthy

Secretary of the Army

Nomination timeline

June 21, 2019

Appointment announced

Sept. 9, 2019

Referred to Armed Services committee

Sept. 18, 2019

Reported out favorably

Sept. 26, 2019

Confirmed

Ryan McCarthy

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Richard V. Spencer

Secretary of the Navy

Nomination timeline

June 2, 2017

Appointment announced

June 6, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

July 13, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 1, 2017

Confirmed

Nov. 24, 2019

Resigned

Richard V. Spencer

AnnouncedDetails

Kenneth J. Braithwaite

Secretary of the Navy

Nomination timeline

Nov. 24, 2019

Appointment announced

Awaiting referral to Armed Services committee

Kenneth J. Braithwaite

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Patrick Shanahan

Deputy secretary

Nomination timeline

March 16, 2017

Appointment announced

June 7, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

June 28, 2017

Reported out favorably

July 18, 2017

Confirmed

June 23, 2019

Resigned

Patrick Shanahan

ConfirmedDetails

David Norquist

Deputy secretary

Nomination timeline

June 21, 2019

Appointment announced

July 23, 2019

Referred to Armed Services committee

July 25, 2019

Reported out favorably

July 30, 2019

Confirmed

David Norquist

ConfirmedDetails

Paul C. Ney Jr.

General counsel

Nomination timeline

Jan. 9, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 10, 2018

Referred to Armed Services committee

Feb. 13, 2018

Reported out favorably

July 12, 2018

Confirmed

Paul C. Ney Jr.

WithdrawnDetails

David G. Ehrhart

General counsel of the Air Force

Nomination timeline

June 9, 2017

Appointment announced

June 12, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Sept. 28, 2017

Withdrawn by president

David G. Ehrhart

ConfirmedDetails

Thomas E. Ayres

General counsel of the Air Force

Nomination timeline

Jan. 12, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 18, 2018

Referred to Armed Services committee

Feb. 13, 2018

Reported out favorably

Feb. 15, 2018

Confirmed

Thomas E. Ayres

WithdrawnDetails

Ryan Dean Newman

General counsel of the Army

Nomination timeline

March 21, 2017

Appointment announced

April 28, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Sept. 28, 2017

Withdrawn by president

Ryan Dean Newman

ConfirmedDetails

James E. McPherson

General counsel of the Army

Nomination timeline

Oct. 13, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 16, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Nov. 16, 2017

Reported out favorably

Dec. 20, 2017

Confirmed

James E. McPherson

ReturnedDetails

Charles Douglas Stimson

General counsel of the Navy

Nomination timeline

June 5, 2017

Appointment announced

June 6, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

July 20, 2017

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

Jan. 8, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Armed Services committee

May 23, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Charles Douglas Stimson

ConfirmedDetails

Robert John Sander

General counsel of the Navy

Nomination timeline

Aug. 26, 2019

Appointment announced

Sept. 9, 2019

Referred to Armed Services committee

Nov. 19, 2019

Reported out favorably

Dec. 19, 2019

Confirmed

Robert John Sander

Confirmed and resignedDetails

David Norquist

Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller) and Chief Financial Officer

Nomination timeline

March 16, 2017

Appointment announced

April 6, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

May 23, 2017

Reported out favorably

May 25, 2017

Confirmed

Resigned

David Norquist

NominatedDetails

Elaine A. McCusker

Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller) and Chief Financial Officer

Nomination timeline

Nov. 6, 2019

Appointment announced

Nov. 13, 2019

Referred to Armed Services committee

Elaine A. McCusker

ConfirmedDetails

Dana S. Deasy

Chief Information Officer

Nomination timeline

June 25, 2019

Appointment announced

June 26, 2019

Referred to Armed Services committee

Nov. 19, 2019

Reported out favorably

Dec. 19, 2019

Confirmed

Dana S. Deasy

Confirmed and resignedDetails

John H. Gibson II

Chief Management Officer

Nomination timeline

Jan. 18, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 22, 2018

Referred to Armed Services committee

Jan. 30, 2018

Reported out favorably

Feb. 15, 2018

Confirmed

Nov. 9, 2018

Resigned

John H. Gibson II

ConfirmedDetails

Lisa W. Hershman

Chief Management Officer

Nomination timeline

July 15, 2019

Appointment announced

July 22, 2019

Referred to Armed Services committee

Nov. 19, 2019

Reported out favorably

Dec. 19, 2019

Confirmed

Lisa W. Hershman

ConfirmedDetails

Ellen M. Lord

Undersecretary for acquisition, technology and logistics

Nomination timeline

June 27, 2017

Appointment announced

June 29, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

July 27, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 1, 2017

Confirmed

Ellen M. Lord

ConfirmedDetails

Joseph Kernan

Undersecretary for intelligence

Nomination timeline

July 17, 2017

Appointment announced

July 19, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Nov. 7, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 16, 2017

Confirmed

Joseph Kernan

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Robert L. Wilkie

Undersecretary for personnel and readiness

Nomination timeline

July 19, 2017

Appointment announced

July 25, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Nov. 7, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 16, 2017

Confirmed

Resigned

Robert L. Wilkie

WithdrawnDetails

J. David Patterson

Undersecretary for personnel and readiness

Nomination timeline

Jan. 9, 2020

Appointment announced

Feb. 12, 2020

Withdrawn by president

Awaiting referral to Armed Services committee

J. David Patterson

No nominee

Undersecretary for personnel and readiness

ConfirmedDetails

John C. Rood

Undersecretary for policy

Nomination timeline

Oct. 11, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 16, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Nov. 30, 2017

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2018

Confirmed

John C. Rood

ConfirmedDetails

Michael D. Griffin

Under Secretary for Research and Engineering

Nomination timeline

Dec. 4, 2017

Appointment announced

Dec. 11, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Jan. 23, 2018

Reported out favorably

Feb. 15, 2018

Confirmed

Michael D. Griffin

ConfirmedDetails

Matthew P. Donovan

Undersecretary of the Air Force

Nomination timeline

June 28, 2017

Appointment announced

June 29, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

July 27, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 1, 2017

Confirmed

Matthew P. Donovan

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Ryan McCarthy

Undersecretary of the Army

Nomination timeline

June 6, 2017

Appointment announced

June 7, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

July 20, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 1, 2017

Confirmed

Resigned

Ryan McCarthy

NominatedDetails

James E. McPherson

Undersecretary of the Army

Nomination timeline

Dec. 5, 2019

Appointment announced

Dec. 9, 2019

Referred to Armed Services committee

Feb. 13, 2020

Reported out favorably

Awaiting full Senate action

James E. McPherson

ConfirmedDetails

Thomas B. Modly

Undersecretary of the Navy

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Nov. 9, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 16, 2017

Confirmed

Thomas B. Modly

ConfirmedDetails

Lisa Porter

Deputy Under Secretary for Research and Engineering

Nomination timeline

March 2, 2018

Appointment announced

March 6, 2018

Referred to Armed Services committee

May 23, 2018

Reported out favorably

Sept. 27, 2018

Confirmed

Lisa Porter

ConfirmedDetails

Alan Ray Shaffer

Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment

Nomination timeline

June 26, 2018

Appointment announced

June 28, 2018

Referred to Armed Services committee

Sept. 25, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Alan Ray Shaffer

AnnouncedDetails

Kathryn Wheelbarger

Deputy Under Secretary for Intelligence and Security

Nomination timeline

Feb. 13, 2020

Appointment announced

Awaiting referral to Armed Services committee

Kathryn Wheelbarger

ConfirmedDetails

Elaine A. McCusker

Principal deputy undersecretary (comptroller)

Nomination timeline

March 16, 2017

Appointment announced

April 24, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

May 23, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 1, 2017

Confirmed

Elaine A. McCusker

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Kari A. Bingen

Principal deputy undersecretary for intelligence

Nomination timeline

April 25, 2017

Appointment announced

April 25, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

May 23, 2017

Reported out favorably

May 25, 2017

Confirmed

Jan. 20, 2020

Resigned

Kari A. Bingen

No nominee

Principal deputy undersecretary for intelligence

WithdrawnDetails

Anthony Kurta

Principal deputy undersecretary for personnel and readiness

Nomination timeline

July 19, 2017

Appointment announced

July 25, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Nov. 16, 2017

Reported out favorably

Sept. 28, 2018

Withdrawn by president

Anthony Kurta

No nominee

Principal deputy undersecretary for personnel and readiness

Confirmed and resignedDetails

David Trachtenberg

Principal deputy undersecretary for policy

Nomination timeline

March 16, 2017

Appointment announced

April 28, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

July 20, 2017

Reported out favorably

Oct. 17, 2017

Confirmed

July 19, 2019

Resigned

David Trachtenberg

No nominee

Principal deputy undersecretary for policy

ConfirmedDetails

Kevin Fahey

Assistant secretary for acquisition

Nomination timeline

Jan. 3, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Armed Services committee

Feb. 13, 2018

Reported out favorably

Feb. 15, 2018

Confirmed

Kevin Fahey

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Randall G. Schriver

Assistant secretary for Asian and Pacific security affairs

Nomination timeline

Oct. 27, 2017

Appointment announced

Nov. 1, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Nov. 30, 2017

Reported out favorably

Dec. 20, 2017

Confirmed

Dec. 30, 2019

Resigned

Randall G. Schriver

No nominee

Assistant secretary for Asian and Pacific security affairs

ConfirmedDetails

Lucian Niemeyer

Assistant secretary for energy, installations and environment

Nomination timeline

June 9, 2017

Appointment announced

June 15, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

July 27, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 1, 2017

Confirmed

Lucian Niemeyer

ReturnedDetails

Dean L. Winslow

Assistant secretary for health affairs

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Nov. 7, 2017

Hearing held

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

Dean L. Winslow

ConfirmedDetails

Thomas McCaffery

Assistant secretary for health affairs

Nomination timeline

Aug. 13, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 16, 2018

Referred to Armed Services committee

Dec. 10, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Armed Services committee

March 7, 2019

Reported out favorably

Aug. 1, 2019

Confirmed

Thomas McCaffery

ConfirmedDetails

Kenneth Rapuano

Assistant Secretary for Homeland Defense and Global Security

Nomination timeline

March 16, 2017

Appointment announced

April 25, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

May 23, 2017

Reported out favorably

June 12, 2017

Confirmed

Kenneth Rapuano

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Robert Story Karem

Assistant secretary for international security affairs

Nomination timeline

April 25, 2017

Appointment announced

April 25, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

May 23, 2017

Reported out favorably

May 25, 2017

Confirmed

Nov. 3, 2018

Resigned

Robert Story Karem

No nominee

Assistant secretary for international security affairs

ConfirmedDetails

Robert R. Hood

Assistant secretary for legislative affairs

Nomination timeline

May 23, 2017

Appointment announced

May 25, 2017

Placed on Senate Executive Calendar in the Privileged Nomination section

May 25, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee as requested by a member of the Senate

June 14, 2017

Committee requested information was received (Armed Services)

Aug. 1, 2017

Confirmed

Robert R. Hood

Confirmed and resignedDetails

James N. Stewart

Assistant secretary for manpower and reserve affairs

Nomination timeline

Jan. 12, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 18, 2018

Referred to Armed Services committee

May 23, 2018

Reported out favorably

Oct. 11, 2018

Confirmed

Dec. 27, 2019

Resigned

James N. Stewart

No nominee

Assistant secretary for manpower and reserve affairs

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Guy B. Roberts

Assistant secretary for nuclear, chemical and biological defense

Nomination timeline

July 17, 2017

Appointment announced

July 19, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Nov. 7, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 16, 2017

Confirmed

April 2, 2019

Resigned

Guy B. Roberts

No nominee

Assistant secretary for nuclear, chemical and biological defense

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Veronica Daigle

Assistant Secretary for Readiness

Nomination timeline

June 4, 2018

Appointment announced

June 4, 2018

Referred to Armed Services committee

Sept. 25, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Armed Services committee

March 7, 2019

Reported out favorably

June 27, 2019

Confirmed

Jan. 31, 2020

Resigned

Veronica Daigle

No nominee

Assistant Secretary for Readiness

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Owen West

Assistant secretary for special operations/low intensity conflict

Nomination timeline

June 5, 2017

Appointment announced

June 6, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

July 20, 2017

Reported out favorably

Dec. 18, 2017

Confirmed

June 22, 2019

Resigned

Owen West

No nominee

Assistant secretary for special operations/low intensity conflict

ConfirmedDetails

James H. Anderson

Assistant secretary for strategy, plans and capabilities

Nomination timeline

March 27, 2018

Appointment announced

April 12, 2018

Referred to Armed Services committee

May 23, 2018

Reported out favorably

Aug. 28, 2018

Confirmed

James H. Anderson

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Robert H. McMahon

Assistant Secretary for Sustainment

Nomination timeline

Aug. 10, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 15, 2018

Referred to Armed Services committee

Sept. 25, 2018

Reported out favorably

Oct. 11, 2018

Confirmed

Nov. 22, 2019

Resigned

Robert H. McMahon

AnnouncedDetails

William Jordan Gillis

Assistant Secretary for Sustainment

Nomination timeline

Feb. 13, 2020

Appointment announced

Awaiting referral to Armed Services committee

William Jordan Gillis

ConfirmedDetails

William Roper

Assistant secretary of the Air Force for acquisition, technology, logistics

Nomination timeline

Jan. 3, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Armed Services committee

Jan. 23, 2018

Reported out favorably

Feb. 15, 2018

Confirmed

William Roper

ConfirmedDetails

John P. Roth

Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Financial Management and Comptroller

Nomination timeline

Sept. 21, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 28, 2017

Placed on Senate Executive Calendar in the Privileged Nomination section

Sept. 28, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee as requested by a member of the Senate

Nov. 16, 2017

Committee requested information was received (Armed Services)

Dec. 20, 2017

Confirmed

John P. Roth

ConfirmedDetails

John Henderson

Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Installations, Environment, and Energy

Nomination timeline

July 31, 2017

Appointment announced

Aug. 2, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Jan. 23, 2018

Reported out favorably

Feb. 15, 2018

Confirmed

John Henderson

ConfirmedDetails

Shon J. Manasco

Assistant secretary of the Air Force for manpower and reserve affairs

Nomination timeline

Sept. 28, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 5, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Nov. 14, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 16, 2017

Confirmed

Shon J. Manasco

ConfirmedDetails

Bruce D. Jette

Assistant secretary of the Army for acquisition, logistics, and technology

Nomination timeline

Oct. 5, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 5, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Nov. 14, 2017

Reported out favorably

Dec. 20, 2017

Confirmed

Bruce D. Jette

ConfirmedDetails

R.D. James

Assistant secretary of the Army for civil works

Nomination timeline

Oct. 3, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 5, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Nov. 14, 2017

Reported out favorably (Armed Services)

Nov. 14, 2017

Referred to Environment and Public Works committee

Dec. 13, 2017

Reported out favorably (Environment and Public Works)

Jan. 25, 2018

Confirmed

R.D. James

ConfirmedDetails

John E. Whitley

Assistant Secretary of the Army for Financial Management and Comptroller

Nomination timeline

Feb. 2, 2018

Appointment announced

Feb. 5, 2018

Placed on Senate Executive Calendar in the Privileged Nomination section

Feb. 5, 2018

Referred to Armed Services committee as requested by a member of the Senate

March 12, 2018

Committee requested information was received (Armed Services)

Sept. 18, 2018

Confirmed

John E. Whitley

ConfirmedDetails

Alex A. Beehler

Assistant secretary of the Army for installations, energy and environment

Nomination timeline

Oct. 13, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 16, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

Jan. 8, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Armed Services committee

Sept. 25, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Alex A. Beehler

ConfirmedDetails

Casey Wardynski

Assistant secretary of the Army for manpower and reserve affairs

Nomination timeline

June 4, 2018

Appointment announced

June 4, 2018

Referred to Armed Services committee

Sept. 25, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Casey Wardynski

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Phyllis L. Bayer

Assistant secretary of the Navy for energy, installations, and environment

Nomination timeline

Nov. 21, 2017

Appointment announced

Dec. 1, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

Jan. 8, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Armed Services committee

Jan. 23, 2018

Reported out favorably

Feb. 15, 2018

Confirmed

March 30, 2019

Resigned

Phyllis L. Bayer

NominatedDetails

Charles Williams

Assistant secretary of the Navy for energy, installations, and environment

Nomination timeline

Nov. 25, 2019

Appointment announced

Dec. 2, 2019

Referred to Armed Services committee

Feb. 13, 2020

Reported out favorably

Awaiting full Senate action

Charles Williams

ConfirmedDetails

Thomas Harker

Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Financial Management and Comptroller

Nomination timeline

Sept. 15, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 28, 2017

Placed on Senate Executive Calendar in the Privileged Nomination section

Sept. 28, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee as requested by a member of the Senate

Nov. 16, 2017

Committee requested information was received (Armed Services)

Dec. 20, 2017

Confirmed

Thomas Harker

ConfirmedDetails

Gregory J. Slavonic

Assistant secretary of the Navy for manpower and reserve affairs

Nomination timeline

Dec. 5, 2017

Appointment announced

Dec. 11, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

May 23, 2018

Reported out favorably

May 24, 2018

Confirmed

Gregory J. Slavonic

ConfirmedDetails

James F. Geurts

Assistant secretary of the Navy for research, development, and acquisition

Nomination timeline

Sept. 7, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 11, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Nov. 9, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 16, 2017

Confirmed

James F. Geurts

ConfirmedDetails

Robert Behler

Director for operational test and evaluation

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Nov. 9, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 16, 2017

Confirmed

Robert Behler

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Robert Daigle

Director, cost assessment and program evaluation

Nomination timeline

March 16, 2017

Appointment announced

April 25, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

May 23, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 1, 2017

Confirmed

May 17, 2019

Resigned

Robert Daigle

No nominee

Director, cost assessment and program evaluation

No nominee

Inspector general

ConfirmedDetails

Robert Storch

Inspector General of the National Security Agency

Nomination timeline

June 16, 2017

Appointment announced

June 19, 2017

Referred to Select Committee on Intelligence committee

July 25, 2017

Reported out favorably (Select Committee on Intelligence)

July 25, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Sept. 12, 2017

Discharged (Armed Services)

Sept. 12, 2017

Referred to Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs committee

Sept. 14, 2017

Reported out favorably (Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs)

Dec. 21, 2017

Confirmed

Robert Storch

ConfirmedDetails

Christopher Scolese

Director, National Reconnaissance Office

Nomination timeline

Feb. 7, 2019

Appointment announced

Feb. 12, 2019

Referred to Select Committee on Intelligence committee

May 9, 2019

Reported out favorably (Select Committee on Intelligence)

May 9, 2019

Referred to Armed Services committee

June 10, 2019

Discharged (Armed Services)

June 27, 2019

Confirmed

Christopher Scolese

Department of Education16 positions

ConfirmedDetails

Betsy DeVos

Secretary

Nomination timeline

Nov. 23, 2016

Appointment announced »

Jan. 17, 2017

Referred to Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee

Jan. 31, 2017

Reported out favorably

Feb. 7, 2017

Confirmed

Betsy DeVos

ConfirmedDetails

Mitchell Zais

Deputy secretary

Nomination timeline

Oct. 3, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 5, 2017

Referred to Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee

Dec. 13, 2017

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

Jan. 8, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee

Jan. 18, 2018

Reported out favorably

May 16, 2018

Confirmed

Mitchell Zais

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Carlos G. Muñiz

General counsel

Nomination timeline

June 5, 2017

Appointment announced

June 6, 2017

Referred to Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee

Oct. 18, 2017

Reported out favorably

April 18, 2018

Confirmed

Jan. 22, 2019

Resigned

Carlos G. Muñiz

No nominee

General counsel

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Douglas Webster

Chief financial officer

Nomination timeline

Oct. 27, 2017

Appointment announced

Nov. 1, 2017

Placed on Senate Executive Calendar in the Privileged Nomination section

Nov. 1, 2017

Referred to Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee as requested by a member of the Senate

Dec. 18, 2017

Committee requested information was received (Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions)

Dec. 21, 2017

Confirmed

Dec. 14, 2018

Resigned

Douglas Webster

No nominee

Chief financial officer

No nominee

Undersecretary

WithdrawnDetails

Timothy Kelly

Assistant secretary for career, technical and adult education

Nomination timeline

Sept. 30, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 3, 2017

Referred to Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee

Nov. 14, 2017

Withdrawn by president

Timothy Kelly

ConfirmedDetails

Scott Stump

Assistant secretary for career, technical and adult education

Nomination timeline

May 14, 2018

Appointment announced

May 15, 2018

Referred to Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee

June 26, 2018

Reported out favorably

July 16, 2018

Confirmed

Scott Stump

ConfirmedDetails

Kenneth L. Marcus

Assistant secretary for civil rights

Nomination timeline

Oct. 26, 2017

Appointment announced

Oct. 30, 2017

Referred to Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee

Dec. 5, 2017

Hearing held

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

Jan. 8, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee

Jan. 18, 2018

Reported out favorably

June 7, 2018

Confirmed

Kenneth L. Marcus

No nominee

Assistant secretary for communications and outreach

ConfirmedDetails

Frank T. Brogan

Assistant secretary for elementary and secondary education

Nomination timeline

Dec. 11, 2017

Appointment announced

Dec. 19, 2017

Referred to Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee

March 14, 2018

Reported out favorably

June 25, 2018

Confirmed

Frank T. Brogan

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Peter Louis Oppenheim

Assistant secretary for legislation and congressional affairs

Nomination timeline

June 5, 2017

Appointment announced

June 6, 2017

Placed on Senate Executive Calendar in the Privileged Nomination section

June 6, 2017

Referred to Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee as requested by a member of the Senate

July 19, 2017

Committee requested information was received (Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions)

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

June 19, 2019

Resigned

Peter Louis Oppenheim

No nominee

Assistant secretary for legislation and congressional affairs

ConfirmedDetails

James Blew

Assistant secretary for planning, evaluation and policy development

Nomination timeline

Sept. 28, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 28, 2017

Referred to Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee

Dec. 13, 2017

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

Jan. 8, 2018

Appointment announced

Jan. 8, 2018

Referred to Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee

Jan. 18, 2018

Reported out favorably

July 17, 2018

Confirmed

James Blew

ConfirmedDetails

Robert L. King

Assistant secretary for postsecondary education

Nomination timeline

Aug. 21, 2018

Appointment announced

Aug. 27, 2018

Referred to Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee

Nov. 29, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 30, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 30, 2019

Referred to Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee

Feb. 27, 2019

Reported out favorably

July 11, 2019

Confirmed

Robert L. King

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Johnny Collett

Assistant secretary for special education and rehabilitative services

Nomination timeline

Nov. 5, 2017

Appointment announced

Nov. 16, 2017

Referred to Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee

Dec. 13, 2017

Reported out favorably

Dec. 21, 2017

Confirmed

Oct. 18, 2019

Resigned

Johnny Collett

No nominee

Assistant secretary for special education and rehabilitative services

ConfirmedDetails

Mark Schultz

Commissioner, Rehabilitation Services Administration

Nomination timeline

March 13, 2018

Appointment announced

March 19, 2018

Placed on Senate Executive Calendar in the Privileged Nomination section

March 19, 2018

Referred to Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee as requested by a member of the Senate

June 6, 2018

Committee requested information was received (Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions)

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 30, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 30, 2019

Placed on Senate Executive Calendar in the Privileged Nomination section

Jan. 30, 2019

Referred to Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee as requested by a member of the Senate

Feb. 4, 2019

Committee requested information was received (Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions)

Aug. 1, 2019

Confirmed

Mark Schultz

ConfirmedDetails

Mark Schneider

Director of the Institute of Education Sciences

Nomination timeline

Nov. 28, 2017

Appointment announced

Dec. 1, 2017

Referred to Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee

March 14, 2018

Reported out favorably

March 22, 2018

Confirmed

Mark Schneider

No nominee

Inspector general

Department of Energy23 positions

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Rick Perry

Secretary

Nomination timeline

Dec. 13, 2016

Appointment announced »

Jan. 16, 2017

Referred to Energy and Natural Resources committee

Jan. 31, 2017

Reported out favorably

March 2, 2017

Confirmed

Dec. 1, 2019

Resigned

Rick Perry

ConfirmedDetails

Dan R. Brouillette

Secretary

Nomination timeline

Nov. 7, 2019

Appointment announced

Nov. 7, 2019

Referred to Energy and Natural Resources committee

Nov. 19, 2019

Reported out favorably

Dec. 2, 2019

Confirmed

Dan R. Brouillette

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Dan R. Brouillette

Deputy secretary

Nomination timeline

April 3, 2017

Appointment announced

May 16, 2017

Referred to Energy and Natural Resources committee

June 6, 2017

Reported out favorably

Aug. 3, 2017

Confirmed

Dec. 2, 2019

Resigned

Dan R. Brouillette

AnnouncedDetails

Mark Wesley Menezes

Deputy secretary

Nomination timeline

Feb. 13, 2020

Appointment announced

Awaiting referral to Energy and Natural Resources committee

Mark Wesley Menezes

ReturnedDetails

David S. Jonas

General counsel

Nomination timeline

May 23, 2017

Appointment announced

May 25, 2017

Referred to Energy and Natural Resources committee

Sept. 19, 2017

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2018

Returned to president

David S. Jonas

ConfirmedDetails

William Cooper

General counsel

Nomination timeline

July 27, 2018

Appointment announced

July 31, 2018

Referred to Energy and Natural Resources committee

Aug. 23, 2018

Reported out favorably

Jan. 3, 2019

Returned to president

Jan. 16, 2019

Appointment announced

Jan. 16, 2019

Referred to Energy and Natural Resources committee

March 7, 2019

Reported out favorably

April 30, 2019

Confirmed

William Cooper

Confirmed and resignedDetails

John G. Vonglis

Chief financial officer

Nomination timeline

Nov. 15, 2017

Appointment announced

Nov. 16, 2017

Placed on Senate Executive Calendar in the Privileged Nomination section

Nov. 16, 2017

Referred to Energy and Natural Resources committee as requested by a member of the Senate

Nov. 29, 2017

Committee requested information was received (Energy and Natural Resources)

Dec. 21, 2017

Confirmed

May 5, 2019

Resigned

John G. Vonglis

No nominee

Chief financial officer

ConfirmedDetails

Mark Wesley Menezes

Undersecretary for management and performance

Nomination timeline

July 11, 2017

Appointment announced

July 11, 2017

Referred to Energy and Natural Resources committee

Aug. 3, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

Mark Wesley Menezes

ConfirmedDetails

Lisa Gordon-Hagerty

Undersecretary for nuclear security/administrator for nuclear security

Nomination timeline

Dec. 11, 2017

Appointment announced

Dec. 19, 2017

Referred to Armed Services committee

Feb. 13, 2018

Reported out favorably

Feb. 15, 2018

Confirmed

Lisa Gordon-Hagerty

ConfirmedDetails

Paul Dabbar

Undersecretary for science

Nomination timeline

July 11, 2017

Appointment announced

July 11, 2017

Referred to Energy and Natural Resources committee

Aug. 3, 2017

Reported out favorably

Nov. 2, 2017

Confirmed

Paul Dabbar

ConfirmedDetails

Melissa F. Burnison

Assistant secretary for congressional and intergovernmental affairs

Nomination timeline

Nov. 15, 2017

Appointment announced

Nov. 16, 2017

Placed on Senate Executive Calendar in the Privileged Nomination section

Dec. 13, 2017

Referred to Energy and Natural Resources committee as requested by a member of the Senate

Jan. 30, 2018

Reported out favorably (Energy and Natural Resources)

Feb. 15, 2018

Confirmed

Melissa F. Burnison

Confirmed and resignedDetails

Karen S. Evans

Assistant Secretary for Cybersecurity, Energy Security and Emergency Response

Nomination timeline

June 12, 2018

Appointment announced

June 18, 2018

Referred to Energy and Natural Resources committee

July 24, 2018

Reported out favorably

Aug. 28, 2018

Confirmed

Feb. 13, 2020

Resigned

Karen S. Evans

No nominee

Assistant Secretary for Cybersecurity, Energy Security and Emergency Response

ConfirmedDetails

Bruce J. Walker

Assistant secretary for electricity delivery and energy reliability

Nomination timeline

Sept. 2, 2017

Appointment announced

Sept. 5, 2017

Referred to Energy and Natural Resources committee

Oct. 4, 2017

Reported o