November 6th, 2008
02:36 PM ET
7 years ago

Obama, Biden to meet with economic advisers Friday

Obama and Biden will meet with a team of economic advisers Friday.
Obama and Biden will meet with a team of economic advisers Friday.

(CNN) - President-elect Obama and Vice President-elect Biden will meet with their Transition Economic Advisory Board in Chicago Friday, followed by the pair's first official press conference since winning the White House, the transition team announced Thursday.

The members of the advisory board - which include former Treasry Secretaries Lawrence Summers and Robert Rubin, former Fed Chairman Paul Volcker, and billionaire businessman Warren Buffett - are listed after the jump.

(List released by the Obama campaign Thursday):

–David Bonior (Member House of Representatives 1977-2003)

–Warren Buffett (Chairman and CEO, Berkshire Hathaway)-will participate via speakerphone

–Roel Campos (former SEC Commissioner)

–William Daley (Chairman of the Midwest, JP Morgan Chase; Former Secretary, U.S. Dept of Commerce, 1997-2000)

–William Donaldson (Former Chairman of the SEC 2003-2005)

–Roger Ferguson (President and CEO, TIAA-CREF and former Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve)

–Jennifer Granholm (Governor, State of Michigan)

–Anne Mulcahy (Chairman and CEO, Xerox)

–Richard Parsons (Chairman of the Board, Time Warner)

–Penny Pritzker (CEO, Classic Residence by Hyatt)

–Robert Reich (University of California, Berkeley; Former Secretary, U.S. Dept of Labor, 1993-1997)

–Robert Rubin (Chairman and Director of the Executive Committee, Citigroup; Former Secretary, U.S. Dept of Treasury, 1995-1999)

–Eric Schmidt (Chairman and CEO, Google)

–Lawrence Summers (Harvard University; Managing Director, D.E. Shaw; Former Secretary, U.S. Dept of Treasury, 1999-2001)

–Laura Tyson (Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley; Former Chairman, National Economic Council, 1995-1996; Former Chairman, President’s Council of Economic Advisors, 1993-1995)

–Antonio Villaraigosa (Mayor, City of Los Angeles)

–Paul Volcker (Former Chairman, U.S. Federal Reserve 1979-1987)

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