Nominations, June 8, 1981

Nomination of Samuel J. Cornelius To Be Deputy Director of the Community Services Administration

June 8, 1981

The President today announced his intention to nominate Samuel J. Cornelius to be Deputy Director of the Community Services Administration.

Mr. Cornelius is president of Cornelius-Wiggins Internationale, Inc., a business management and public relations firm. From 1979 to April 10, 1981, he was director, Economic Development Assistance Center. Previously, in 1974 - 77, he served as Deputy Director of the Office of Minority Business Enterprise, Department of Commerce. Mr. Cornelius was Regional Director, Office of Economic Opportunity, Kansas City, Mo., in 1970 - 74. In 1967 - 70 he was director, Nebraska Technical Assistance Agency, and assistant to the Governor, State of Nebraska. He previously held various positions with the Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) in Nebraska, California, Kansas, and Oklahoma.

Mr. Cornelius was graduated from Anderson College (B.S., 1953), Anderson, Ind. He is married, has five children, and resides in Silver Spring, Md. He was born April 14, 1928, in Kansas City, Mo.

Nomination of Lawrence Y. Goldberg To Be an Assistant Director of the Community Services Administration

June 8, 1981

The President today announced his intention to nominate Lawrence Y. Goldberg to be an Assistant Director of the Community Services Administration (External Affairs).

Mr. Goldberg was president of Lawrence Y. Goldberg Associates, Inc. During the 1980 Presidential campaign, he served as executive director of Coalition for Reagan-Bush. Previously, in 1974 - 77, Mr. Goldberg was Assistant Director of the Federal Preparedness Agency. In 1973 - 74 he was vice president, Brandeis University, Waltham, Mass. In 1973 he was special advisor to the Counsellor to the President for Community Development. In 1957 - 71 Mr. Goldberg was executive vice president, American Leisure Products, Warwick, R.I. He was Legislative Counsel, Small Business Administration, in 1959 - 60.

In 1974 - 75 Mr. Goldberg was a member of the U.S. Advisory Commission on International Education and Cultural Affairs. He also served on the Stanton Commission on International Information, Education and Cultural Affairs.

Mr. Goldberg was graduated from Brown University (A.B., 1953) and Harvard Law School (J.D., 1956). He is married, has two children, and resides in Pawtucket, R.I. He was born July 21, 1931, in Providence, R.I.

Nomination of Thomas Morgan Roberts To Be a Member of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission

June 8, 1981

The President today announced his intention to nominate Thomas Morgan Roberts to be a member of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

Mr. Roberts was with the Southern Boiler & Tank Works, Inc., from 1962 to 1978 and was president and chief executive officer from 1969 to 1978. He has been an underwriting member of Lloyd's of London; director of the Boyle Investment Co., a real estate sales and development firm; and a former member of the employee benefits committee of the National Association of Manufacturers.

Mr. Roberts received his B.S. degree in industrial engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in 1959.

He was born April 14, 1937, in Memphis, Tenn. He is married, with three children, and resides in Washington, D.C.