Gov. Donald Carcieri’s pick to run the Rhode Island Economic Development Corp. withdrew her nomination last week, citing a family member’s health issues, according to a press release.

Ioanna Morfessis’ nomination as executive director had already been approved by the EDC board and was awaiting Senate confirmation.

Subscribe Now

Independent and authoritative analysis and perspective for the bond buying industry.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.