Nancy Nord

Nancy A. Nord was nominated by President George W. Bush to be a commissioner on the Consumer Product Safety Commission. The CPSC protects the public against unreasonable risks of injury and death associated with consumer products. She was confirmed by the Senate for that position on April 29, 2005, and was sworn into office on May 5, 2005. Ms. Nord served as Acting Chairman of the CPSC from July 2006 through May 2009. Ms. Nord's term expired in October 2012, with her statutory hold-over year expiring in October 2013. She served until October 26, 2013. 

Prior to joining the Commission, Ms. Nord held a number of legal positions both in the federal government and in the private sector. Her federal experience includes service as General Counsel of the White House Council on Environmental Quality, counsel to the Commerce Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives, and as an attorney at the Federal Communications Commission. In the private sector, she was the Director of Federal Affairs for the Eastman Kodak Company, practiced law with the Washington, D.C. law firm of Verner, Liipfert, Bernhard, McPherson & Hand, and was Director of Consumer Affairs for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. She helped organize and served as the first executive director of the Association of Corporate Counsel.