Senator Gregg has served on our board of directors since 2014. He has spent over three decades in public office, most recently serving as the United States Senator from the State of New Hampshire from January 1993 until January 2011.
During his tenure in the Senate, Senator Gregg served on a number of key Senate Committees including Budget, Appropriations, Government Affairs, Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs, Commerce, Science and Transportation, Foreign Relations and Health, Education, Labor and Pensions. He has served as the Chairman and Ranking Member of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee and the Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Budget Committee as well as chairman of various sub-committees. Senator Gregg served as a chief negotiator of the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 and was the lead sponsor of the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005, and, along with the late Senator Ted Kennedy, co-authored the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001.
In March 2010, Senator Gregg was appointed to President Obama's bipartisan National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform. From 1989 to 1993, Senator Gregg was the Governor of New Hampshire and prior to that was a U.S. Representative from 1981 to 1989. Senator Gregg was named as Dartmouth College's first distinguished fellow and he teaches at the college and its graduate schools. He serves as a director of Honeywell International Inc., a publicly traded company, and previously served as a director of Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. from 2011 to 2013.
Senator Gregg received an A.B. from Columbia University and a J.D. and an L.L.M. from Boston University. Senator Gregg was selected to serve on our board of directors because of his experience in local, state, national and international issues and in government, public policy, financial regulation, tax, capital markets, science, renewable technology and research, environmental protection and conservation and foreign policy and his insight into fiscal affairs, governmental relations, legislative and regulatory issues.