WASHINGTON — President Bush announced Wednesday that he intends to nominate Jimmy Gurule, a former Utahn, as the new undersecretary of the Treasury for enforcement.
Gurule is a graduate of the University of Utah and the University of Utah law school.
Gurule, a resident of Niles, Mich., is currently a professor of criminal law and criminal litigation at Notre Dame Law School.
He served as assistant attorney general for the Office of Justice Programs from 1990 to 1992, and as an assistant U.S. attorney in Los Angeles.
He has been awarded the Drug Enforcement Agency Administrator's Award, the Department of Justice's Edmund J. Randolph Award and the Attorney General's Distinguished Service Award.