Paul A. Volcker, former chairman of the Federal Reserve Board, has been named to the boards of overseers for the Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association and the College Retirement Equities Fund.
Each board has seven members who serve seven-year terms.
Richard Ferlauto joined Institutional Shareholder Services as vice president and director of policy for ISS Proxy Voter Services. ISS acquired PVS, a firm advising primarily labor union pension funds, last month. Mr. Ferlauto was previously an adviser to the AFL-CIO's Office of Investment.
William F. Sweetnam Jr. was named tax counsel to the majority staff of the Senate Finance Committee, replacing Doug Fisher, who moved to Fidelity Investments last month. Mr. Sweetnam previously was a technical consultant at Towers Perrin