James L. Huffman '72 Nominated to Board of Trustees of the Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate the following individuals to key Administration posts:

  • Mickey D. Barnett – Governor, Board of Governors of the United States Postal Service
  • James L. Huffman – Member, Board of Trustees of the Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation
  • Matthew V. Masterson – Commissioner, Election Assistance Commission  
  • Christy McCormick – Commissioner, Election Assistance Commission

James L. Huffman, Nominee for Member, Board of Trustees of the Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation

James L. Huffman is a Visiting Fellow at the Hoover Institution, a position he has held since 2013. Previously, he was a member of the Hoover Institution Task Force on Property Rights, Freedom, and Prosperity from 2008 to 2013.  He joined Lewis and Clark Law School as a Professor of Law in 1978 and served as Dean from 1994 to 2006.  Mr. Huffman served on the National Environmental Justice Advisory Council from 2004 to 2005.  He was the Bradley Resident Scholar at the Heritage Foundation in 1993 and a Fulbright Scholar in Athens, Greece in 1988.  Mr. Huffman received a B.S. from Montana State University, an M.A. from Tufts University, and a J.D. from The University of Chicago Law School.