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For immediate release: January 11, 2007

Houston’s Tony Chase Re-Appointed to Dallas Fed Board

DALLAS—The Federal Reserve Board of Governors has re-appointed Anthony R. Chase to the Dallas Fed’s board of directors. He will serve a three-year term ending Dec. 31, 2009.

During 2007, he will serve as deputy chair. Prior to joining the Dallas Fed board, Chase served on the Bank’s Houston Branch board.

Chase is chairman and chief executive officer of Houston’s ChaseCom LP and Chase Radio Partners LLC, and chairman and co-founder of the Telecom Opportunity Institute. He also is a tenured associate professor of law at the University of Houston Law Center.

He has received the University of Houston's Edith Baker Faculty Award; Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award; Businessman of the Year 2000 Award conferred by the Business and Professional Men's Club; Lamont Godwin National Achievement Award from the Rainbow Push Coalition; Outstanding Young Businessman Award from Texas Business; Williston Prize in Contract Law from Harvard Law School; and Endicott Saltonstall Award from Harvard University.

Chase earned his bachelor’s degree from Harvard University, M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and J.D. from Harvard Law School.

Each Federal Reserve Bank has a nine-member board of directors. Three members represent commercial banks, three represent the public and three are appointed by the Board of Governors in Washington, D.C.

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