Mark Uyeda and Jaime Lizárraga are the SEC’s newest Commissioners, both of whom were nominated by President Joseph Biden earlier this year and confirmed by the U.S. Senate in June.
Commissioner Uyeda has worked in a variety of roles at the SEC since 2006. Learn more about his background and experience.
"Mark brings extensive experience in corporate and securities law, including the past 15 years as our colleague at the SEC," said SEC Chair Gary Gensler. "I look forward to working with him to advance our mission to protect investors, maintain fair, orderly, and efficient markets, and facilitate capital formation."
Commissioner Lizárraga has more than 30 years of experience in public service and is a former deputy director of the SEC’s Office of Legislative and Intergovernmental Affairs. Learn more about his background and experience.
"Jaime is an incredible public servant with decades of experience in economic and financial policymaking. He has a deep understanding of the intersection of policy and the public interest. I look forward to working with him on behalf of the American public," Chair Gensler said.