Nominations & Appointments, December 28, 1982

Nomination of Thomas A. Bolan To Be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation

December 28, 1982

The President today announced his intention to nominate Thomas A. Bolan to be a member of the Board of Directors of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation, United States International Development Cooperation Agency, for a term expiring December 17, 1985. This is a reappointment.

Mr. Bolan has been counsel to the law firm of Saxe, Bacon and Bolan in New York City since 1972. He joined the firm, then Saxe, Bacon and O'Shea, in 1959 as an associate and became a partner in 1960.

He is married, has five children, and resides in Flushing, N.Y. He was born May 30, 1924.

Appointment of Two Members of the Advisory Committee for Trade Negotiations

December 28, 1982

The President today announced his intention to appoint the following individuals to be members of the Advisory Committee for Trade Negotiations for 2-year terms:

Robert M. Ivie will succeed J. Stanford Smith. He is president of Guild Wineries & Distilleries in San Francisco, Calif. He was first appointed to the public Advisory Committee for Trade Negotiations in 1975 and reappointed for two subsequent terms. He has three children and resides in San Francisco. He was born August 20, 1930.

Tatiana Brandt Copeland will succeed George W. Stone. She is currently serving as president of Tebec Associates Limited, Wilmington, Del. Previously she was manager, international department, for E. I. du Pont de Nemours in 1975 - 1980. She is married and resides in Greenville, Del. She was born February 23, 1940.

Appointment of Three Members of the Board of Foreign Scholarships

December 28, 1982

The President today announced his intention to appoint the following individuals to be members of the Board of Foreign Scholarships for terms expiring September 22, 1985:

Lane Dwinell will succeed Beverly May Carl. He is a former Governor of the State of New Hampshire. He graduated from Dartmouth College (A.B., 1928) and the Amos Tuck School of Business Administration (M.B.A., 1929). He is married and resides in Lebanon, N.H. He was born November 14, 1906.

Marvin G. Kelfer will succeed Lia Triff Belli. He is president and chairman of the board of Travis Savings & Loan Association in San Antonio, Tex. He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin (B.B.A., 1950) and St. Mary's University School of Law (LL.B., 1960). He is married, has three children, and resides in San Antonio. He was born March 6, 1930.

James Babcock Meriwether will succeed Kenneth F. C. Char. He is a professor of English at the University of South Carolina. He graduated from the University of South Carolina (B.A., 1949) and Princeton University (M.A., 1952; Ph. D., 1958). He is married, has five children, and resides in Columbia, S.C. He was born May 8, 1928.