Fed names three senior staff to new positions

US - Three senior Federal Reserve staff will move into new roles at the Federal Reserve Board, the Fed said on 11 June.

Donald Kohn was named advisor to the board for monetary policy in the office of board members. The Fed said he will continue as secretary of the Federal Open Market Committee, with responsibility for briefing the committee and for its announcements, minutes and transcripts.

Kohn has been a member of the Board staff since 1975. Previously he was a financial economist with the F