President Obama nominated Mary Jo White to serve as Chairman of the SEC. SEC Commissioner Elisse Walter has been serving as interim SEC chairman since Mary Schapiro stepped down last December.
See: SIFMA Statement on Nomination of Mary Jo White for SEC Chairman.
See also: MSRB Issues Statement on Nomination of SEC Chair and NASAA Statement on Nomination of Mary Jo White as SEC Chair.
Related News Story: SEC Chairman Mary Schapiro to Step Down; Commissioner Elisse Walter to Become Chairman.