Hauptman nomination committee vote scheduled for Wednesday

August 3, 2020

The Senate in in session this week but the House is not. The Senate Banking Committee will meet in executive session Wednesday to, among other nominees, vote on the nomination of Kyle Hauptman to serve on the NCUA board. Hauptman, current economic advisor to Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.), would take the seat of current board member J. Mark McWatters.  

Hauptman was nominated June 15 and testified before the committee July 21.  

CUNA submitted a letter for the record the hearing with Hauptman’s testimony, noting that is hopes any new addition to the NCUA board will help build on the positive momentum of the last few years.