January 8, 2015 10:00 AM, EST

Rosekind Sworn in as NHTSA Administrator

Rosekind (right) by NTSB

Mark Rosekind was sworn in as administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration during a ceremony this week.

A former board member at NHTSA, Rosekind is an expert on fatigue, “having led the field with innovative research and programs in all modes of transportation,” Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said.

Rosekind was confirmed by the Senate on Dec. 16. The ceremony was Jan. 5.