The Financial Accounting Foundation's Board of Trustees appointed Russell Golden to serve on Financial Accounting Standards Board. The appointment will be effective on October 1, 2010 and will extend until June 30, 2012. The appointment of Golden to the FASB will fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Robert Herz. Golden served as technical director of the FASB and as chair of the FASB's Emerging Issues Task Force prior to his appointment to the Board. Golden was previously a partner at Deloitte & Touche. FAF News Release.