UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 8:53am
COLLEGE STATION -- President Obama will be nominating a Texas A&M professor to serve on the U.S. Advisory Commission on Public Policy.
Professor Ryan Crocker is already serving in two top diplomatic positions with the Council on Foreign Relations and the "American Academy of Diplomacy.
After Senate approval, Crocker will serve on the Public Policy Commission.
Crocker released a statement saying he is honored to have the confidence of the president.