Officially In: William H. Moser to Chisinau

Chisinau greeting monumentImage by Guttorm Flatabø via FlickrOn May 5, 2011, President Obama announced his intent to nominate William H. Moser to be Ambassador to the Republic of Moldova. The WH released the following brief bio:

William H. Moser is a career member of the Senior Foreign Service and currently serves as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Logistics Management at the U.S. Department of State.   Since joining the U.S. Foreign Service in 1984, Mr. Moser’s domestic and overseas assignments have included:  Director of Global Support Services and Innovation; Management Counselor at Embassy Kiev; Post Management Officer in the Bureau of Near Eastern and South Asian Affairs; Energy Attaché/Economic Officer and Management Officer at Embassy Almaty; Political Military Officer in the Office of Regional Support and Security Assistance; Administrative Officer at Embassy Paramaribo; Disbursing/Financial Management Officer at Embassy Cairo; Consular Officer and Staff Assistant at Embassy Bonn; and General Services Officer at Embassy Bamako.  

Mr. Moser received a B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

If confirmed, Mr. Moser would succeed career diplomat, Asif Chaudhry who was appointed Ambassador to the Republic of Moldova in 2008.