David B. Robbins Named FCC Managing Director
September 6, 2011 at 4:00 AM (PT)
The FCC has a new Managing Director, as Chairman JULIUS GENACHOWSKI named U.S. SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION Associate Administrator for the Office of Management & Administration DAVID B. ROBBINS to the post. ROBBINS, an attorney, former businessman, and FTC veteran who starts his new position on SEPTEMBER 12th, is succeeding STEVE VANROEKEL, who exited earlier this year to become U.S. Chief Information Officer at the USAID.
GENACHOWSKI said, "In our constant effort to be a model of excellence in government, I am pleased to welcome DAVID ROBBINS to the Commission as Managing Dir. DAVID's leadership and management experience will be invaluable as we continue our efforts to do our work on behalf of the public more efficiently and effectively. The dedicated professional staff at the FCC is our most valuable resource and I look forward to working with DAVID to continue empowering our team in ways that help us reach our important goals on behalf of the American people."