EXECUTIVE REPORTS OF COMMITTEES
(Senate - July 14, 2016)

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[Congressional Record Volume 162, Number 114 (Thursday, July 14, 2016)]
[Pages S5153-S5154]
From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]




                    EXECUTIVE REPORTS OF COMMITTEES

  The following executive reports of nominations were submitted:

       By Mr. CORKER for the Committee on Foreign Relations.
       *Anne Hall, of Maine, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign 
     Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador 
     Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of 
     America to the Republic of Lithuania.
       Nominee: Anne Hall.
       Post: COM Lithuania.
       The following is a list of all members of my immediate 
     family and their spouses. I have asked each of these persons 
     to inform me of the pertinent contributions made by them. To 
     the best of my knowledge, the information contained in this 
     report is complete and accurate.
       Contributions amount, date, and donee:
       1. Self: none.
       2. Spouse: n/a.
       3. Children and Spouses: n/a.
       4. Parents: Rose Anne Hall: none, Bradford Allyn Hall: 
     none.
       5, Grandparents: Mona J. Greenlaw (deceased), Lloyd S. 
     Greenlaw (deceased), Milton Bradford Hall (deceased), Minna 
     S. Hall (deceased).
       6. Brothers and Spouses: n/a.
       7. Sisters and Spouses: Susan Hall and Scott Rodgers: none.
       * Lawrence Robert Silverman, of Massachusetts, a Career 
     Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-
     Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary 
     of the United States of America to the State of Kuwait.
       Nominee: Lawrence Robert Silverman.
       Post: Kuwait.
       (The following is a list of all members of my immediate 
     family and their spouses. I have asked each of these persons 
     to inform me of the pertinent contributions made by them. To 
     the best of my knowledge, the information contained in this 
     report is complete and accurate.)
       Contributions, amount, date, and donee:
       1. Self: 0.
       2. Spouse: 0.
       3. Children and Spouses: 0.
       4. Parents: 0.
       5. Grandparents: N/A.
       6. Brothers and Spouses: 0.
       7. Sisters and Spouses: N/A.
                                  ____

       *Carol Z. Perez, of Virginia, a Career Member of the Senior 
     Foreign Service, Class of

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     Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and 
     Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the 
     Republic of Chile.
       Nominee: Carol Zelis Perez.
       Post: Chile.
       (The following is a list of all members of my immediate 
     family and their spouses. I have asked each of these persons 
     to inform me of the pertinent contributions made by them. To 
     the best of my knowledge, the information contained in this 
     report is complete and accurate.)
       Contributions, amount, date, and donee:
       1. Self: none.
       2. Spouse: Abelardo I. Perez: (see continuation sheet).
       3. Children and Spouses: Michael Perez: none; Caroline 
     Berry: none; Jacob Berry: none; Marisa Perez: none.
       4. Parents: John Zelis: none; Irene Zelis: none;
       5. Grandparents: Frances Grabowksi--deceased; Joseph 
     Grabowski--deceased; John Zelis--deceased; Helen Zelis--
     deceased.
                                  ____

       *Geoffrey R. Pyatt, of California, a Career Member of the 
     Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be 
     Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United 
     States of America to Greece.
       Nominee: Geoffrey R. Pyatt.
       Post: Athens.
       (The following is a list of all members of my immediate 
     family and their spouses. I have asked each of these persons 
     to inform me of the pertinent contributions made by them. To 
     the best of my knowledge, the information contained in this 
     report is complete and accurate.)
       Contributions, amount, date, and donee:
       1. Self: none.
       2. Spouse: none.
       3. Children and Spouses: Mary D. Pyatt, William R. Pyatt, 
     Claire M. Pyatt: none.
       4. Parents: Kedar D. Pyatt, Jr., Mary M. Pyatt: none.
       5. Grandparents: N/A.
       6. Brothers and Spouses: David B. Pyatt/Jamie Pyatt: none.
       7. Sisters and Spouses: Kira & Eric Lynch, Rebecca & Darren 
     Quinn: none.
                                  ____

       *Douglas Alan Silliman, of Texas, a Career Member of the 
     Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be 
     Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United 
     States of America to the Republic of Iraq.
       Nominee: Douglas Alan Silliman.
       Post: Ambassador to the Republic of Iraq.
       (The following is a list of all members of my immediate 
     family and their spouses. I have asked each of these persons 
     to inform me of the pertinent contributions made by them. To 
     the best of my knowledge, the information contained in this 
     report is complete and accurate.)
       Contributions, amount, date, and donee:
       1. Self: none.
       2. Spouse: Catherine R. Silliman: none.
       3. Children and Spouses: Benjamin D. Silliman: none; 
     Zachary J. Silliman: none.
       4. Parents: Robert H. Silliman: none; Elsie P. Skidmore 
     Silliman: (deceased).
       5. Grandparents: Chauncey H. Silliman (deceased); Mildred 
     Silliman (deceased); Roy H. Skidmore (deceased); Pearl H. B. 
     Skidmore (deceased).
       6. Brothers and Spouses: Gregory S. Silliman: none; Mary 
     Adelsberger: none.
       7. Sisters and Spouses: none.
                                  ____

       *Marie L. Yovanovitch, of Connecticut, a Career Member of 
     the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to 
     be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United 
     States of America to Ukraine.
       Nominee: Marie Louise Yovanovitch.
       Post: Kyiv.
       Nominated: 5/19/16.
       (The following is a list of all members of my immediate 
     family and their spouses. I have asked each of these persons 
     to inform me of the pertinent contributions made by them. To 
     the best of my knowledge, the information contained in this 
     report is complete and accurate.)
       Contributions, amount, date, and donee:
       1. Self: none.
       2. Spouse: N/A.
       3. Children and Spouses: N/A.
       4. Parents: Nadia Yovanovitch, $1.00, 5/3/16, Woman Card/
     Hillary for America; Michel Yovanovitch, Deceased.
       5. Grandparents: Michael & Louise Theokritoff, Deceased; 
     Ivan & Maria Yovanovitch, Deceased.
       6. Brothers and Spouses: Andre Yovanovitch.
       Sisters and Spouses: N/A.
                                  ____

       *Peter Michael McKinley, of Virginia, a Career Member of 
     the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to 
     be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United 
     States of America to the Federative Republic of Brazil.
       Nominee: Peter Michael McKinley.
       Post: Embassy Kabul (current).
       (The following is a list of all members of my immediate 
     family and their spouses. I have asked each of these persons 
     to inform me of the pertinent contributions made by them. To 
     the best of my knowledge, the information contained in this 
     report is complete and accurate.)
       Contributions, amount, date, and donee:
       1. Self: none.
       2. Spouse: Fatima McKinley: none.
       3. Children and Spouses: Peter McKinley: None; Claire 
     McKinley: none; Sarah McKinley: none.
       4. Parents: Peter McKinley (father): My father, who is 89 
     this year, remembers giving about $20 a year to the 
     Republican National Committee and $20 a year to the 
     Connecticut Republicans. He remembers doing so each of the 
     past four years (back to 2010). He does not keep past 
     records. He did give $15 to the National Republican 
     Congressional Committee on March 28, 2014; Enriqueta McKinley 
     (mother): Deceased, 2001.
       Grandparents: Lindsay and Marjorie McKinley: Deceased 
     before 1990; Francisco and Vicenta Liano: Deceased before 
     1960.
       Brothers and Spouses: Brian McKinley: none; Rocio McKinley 
     (spouse): none.
       Sisters and Spouses: Margaret McKinley: $25, 2011, 
     Democratic CCC. $45, 2013, Democratic CCC; Hyde Clark 
     (spouse): none.
                                  ____

       *Mark Sobel, of Virginia, to be United States Executive 
     Director of the International Monetary Fund for a term of two 
     years.
       By Mr. GRASSLEY for the Committee on the Judiciary.
       Jennifer Klemetsrud Puhl, of North Dakota, to be United 
     States Circuit Judge for the Eighth Circuit.
       Donald C. Coggins, Jr., of South Carolina, to be United 
     States District Judge for the District of South Carolina.
       David C. Nye, of Idaho, to be United States District Judge 
     for the District of Idaho.

  *Nomination was reported with recommendation that it be confirmed 
subject to the nominee's commitment to respond to requests to appear 
and testify before any duly constituted committee of the Senate.
  (Nominations without an asterisk were reported with the 
recommendation that they be confirmed.)

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