Nominations, March 15, 1982

Nomination of Tony Guglielmo To Be a Member of the Federal Council on the Aging

March 15, 1982

The President today announced his intention to nominate Tony Guglielmo to be a member of the Federal Council on the Aging for a term expiring June 5, 1983. He would succeed Wesley C. Uhlman.

Mr. Guglielmo is currently owner of the Penny-Hanley and Howley Co., an independent insurance agency in Stafford Springs, Conn. He was an instructor at the University of New Haven in 1970 - 1971 and at the University of Connecticut in 1965 - 1970. He was a sales representative at Bailey Agencies, Inc., in 1965 - 1968 and at Liberty Mutual Insurance Co. in 1963 - 1965.

Mr. Guglielmo graduated from the University of Connecticut (B.A., 1962). He is married, has three children, and resides in Stafford Springs, Conn. He was born October 13, 1940.

Nomination of Two Members of the Board of Directors of the National Institute of Building Sciences

March 15, 1982

The President today announced his intention to nominate the following individuals to be members of the Board of Directors of the National Institute of Building Sciences.

Charles A. Doolittle, Jr., is president, founder, and owner of Contract Surety Consultants, of Wichita, Kans., a position he has held since 1962. Since 1968 he has also been owner and president of OKANCO Petroleum, Inc., of Wichita, Kans. In addition, he is founder, owner, and president of Doolittle Construction, which was founded in 1946. He is married and resides in Wichita, Kans. He was born June 24, 1923.

Van Norden Logan is currently vice president and part-owner of Duffel Financial and Construction Co. in Lafayette, Calif. He was secretary-treasurer and part-owner of Land Investors Ranch in Larkspur, Calif., in 1967 - 1973. Prior to that, he was in the private practice of architecture. He graduated from Cornell University (Bachelor of Architecture, 1954). He has four children and resides in Moraga, Calif. He was born February 18, 1931.

Nomination of Three Members of the Board of Directors of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation

March 15, 1982

The President today announced his intention to nominate the following individuals to be members of the Board of Directors of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation (AMTRAK) for a term of 4 years.

Charles Luna is retired. He was RAILPAX incorporator, chairman of the board, United Transportation Union Insurance Association. He became president of the United Transportation Union on January 1, 1969. In October 1969, he was elected vice president and a member of the executive council of the AFL - CIO. On January 1, 1970, he became chairman, Congress of Railway Unions. He is married, has two children, and resides in Dallas, Tex. He was born October 21, 1906.

Robert D. Orr is Governor of the State of Indiana. He was elected lieutenant governor of Indiana in 1972 and 1976. He served in the State senate in 1968 - 1972. He has been involved in Republican politics in Indiana for 30 years. He is a former officer and chairman of Indian Industries, Inc. He graduated from Yale University (B.S., 1940) and attended the Harvard Graduate School of Business. He is married, has three children, and resides in Evansville, Ind. He was born November 17, 1917.

Ross E. Rowland is founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of American Coal Enterprises, Inc. He is also a senior partner in the firm of Floor Brokers Associates in New York City. He founded and operated the High Iron Co. from 1966 through 1972. He formed the American Freedom Train Foundation, Inc., in 1971 and was chairman through 1976. In addition, he is founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of Steam Locomotive Corporation of America. Mr. Rowland is married, has three children, and resides in Bernardsville, N.J. He was born July 11, 1940.