Institute for Corean-American Studies, Inc.
The Hon Edmund C Moy
We are pleased to share with you that The
Hon Edmund C Moy has been named ICAS Fellow effective immediately.
Edmund C Moy was sworn in as the 38th Director of the United States Mint on September
5, 2006. As Director of the United States Mint, Ed leads the world's largest manufacturer
of coins, medals, and numismatic (coin) products. In FY 2005, the United States
Mint manufactured more than 15 billion circulating coins, and generated revenue
of $1.77 billion and contributed $775 million in earnings to the United States Treasury.
Prior to becoming Director, Ed was a Special Assistant to the President for Presidential
Personnel at the White House. He was responsible for recommending to President George
W. Bush candidates for political appointments for the U.S. Departments of Health
and Human Services, Education, Labor, Agriculture, Interior, Energy, and the Environmental
In addition, Ed was responsible for political appointments for
many independent agencies, including the National Endowment for the Arts, National
Mediation Board, Social Security Administration, Nuclear Regulatory Commission,
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, National Labor Relations Board, Tennessee
Valley Authority, and the Farm Credit Administration. He served on a panel in the
creation of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, and had responsibility for
staffing high-ranking positions at the U.S. Department of Justice and the Office
of National Drug Control Policy.
Prior to his current public service, Ed spent
eight years working with venture capital firms and entrepreneurs, including the
Wall Street private equity firm Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe, and serving on
the boards of several companies and nonprofit organizations. From 1989 to 1993,
he served President George H.W. Bush as a political appointee at the federal Health
Care Financing Administration at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
As the Director of the Office of Managed Care, Ed was responsible for regulating
health maintenance organizations, formulating our nation's managed care policy,
and overseeing $7 billion in annual expenditures to Medicare and Medicaid managed
health care programs. From 1979 to 1989, he was a sales and marketing executive
for Blue Cross Blue Shield United of Wisconsin.
He graduated from the University
of Wisconsin in 1979 with a triple major: economics, international relations, and
political science. Ed currently serves on the Board of Directors of Christianity
Today International and the Board of Directors for the Christianity Today Foundation.
his wife Karen and daughter Nora live in Arlington, VA.
Sang Joo Kim / signed
Sr. Fellow & Executive Vice President