Mark P. Wetjen
|Mark P. Wetjen|
|Employer||Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)|
Wetjen was formerly a top aide to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.), beginning in 2004. Before that, he worked for Lionel Sawyer & Collins and specialized in regulatory issues affecting financial institutions. Early in his career, Wetjen focused on municipal finance transactions for the law firm Sherman & Howard.
- J.D. (with distinction), University of Iowa College of Law (1996 – 1999)
- B.A. (summa cum laude), Liberal Arts, Creighton University (1992 – 1996)
- Senate confirms Mark Wetjen as new CFTC commissioner. Futures Magazine.
- Presidential Nominations Sent to the Senate, 5/12/2011. White House.