FCC Consumer And Governmental Affairs Bureau Chief Joel Gurin To Exit
February 3, 2012 at 3:55 AM (PT)
FCC Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau Chief JOEL GURIN is exiting the position. GURIN, who has been Chief of the CGB since he joined the Commission in DECEMBER 2009, will leave effective FEBRUARY 17th and Media Bureau Deputy Chief KRIS MONTEITH will serve as Acting Bureau Chief.
FCC Chairman JULIUS GENACHOWSKI said, "I want to thank JOEL for his work to harness technology to empower consumers with the information and tools they need in today's rapidly evolving communications marketplace. We'll miss JOEL's dedication as a stalwart advocate for consumers, working to solve real problems in smart ways."