Paul R. Carey was nominated to the Securities and Exchange Commission by President Bill Clinton and confirmed by the Senate on October 21, 1997.
Prior to being nominated to the Commission, Mr. Carey served as Special Assistant to the President for Legislative Affairs at the White House, where he had been since February of 1993. Mr. Carey was the liaison to the United States Senate for the President, handling banking, financial services; housing; securities; and other related issues. Prior to joining the Administration, Mr. Carey worked in the securities industry, focusing on equity investments for institutional clients.
Mr. Carey received his B.A. in Economics from Colgate University.
Mr. Carey was born in Brooklyn, New York on October 18, 1962.