David Hunt Gets Formal Nod As FCC Inspector General
January 11, 2011 at 4:22 AM (PT)
The FCC made it official MONDAY (1/10) and named DAVID HUNT as Inspector General.
HUNT has been serving as interim Inspector General since JUNE 2009 after serving as Assistant Inspector General since 2006. He previously served as a Senior Attorney in the Enforcement Bureau and as an Attorney-Advisor in the Pricing Division of the old Common Carrier Bureau.
"I am delighted that DAVID will continue to serve in the important role of Inspector General to detect and prevent waste, fraud and abuse," said Chairman GENACHOWSKI. "During the time he served as Acting IG, DAVID and his team have been instrumental in working with us to uncover millions of dollars of fraud in federally funded programs, and helping to obtain numerous indictments and criminal convictions nationwide."