Rhonda Schnare Schmidtlein (D-MO) was sworn in as a Commissioner of the International Trade Commission (ITC) on Monday, April 28, 2014. Most recently, Commissioner Schmidtlein served as an expert consultant to the World Bank, providing insight on strengthening audit and accounting regulation and oversight in emerging markets. Additionally, she brings experience from her leadership roles at the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) and with the General Counsel's office at the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative. Commissioner Schmidtlein holds a bachelor's degree in Accountancy from the University of Missouri-Columbia and a juris doctor degree from the University of North Carolina School of Law.

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