June 28, 1982
The President today announced his intention to nominate Justin Dart to be a member of the Board of Directors of the Communications Satellite Corporation until the date of the annual meeting of the Corporation in 1985. He would succeed Jesse Hill, Jr., term expired.
Mr. Dart has been chairman of the executive committee of Dart & Kraft, Inc., in Northbrook, Ill., since September 1980. Prior to that, he was chairman of Dart Industries, Inc., which merged with Kraft, Inc., on September 25, 1980. He is director emeritus of United Airlines and its parent corporation, UAL, Inc.
He graduated from Northwestern University (B.A., 1929). He is married, has five children, and resides in Los Angeles, Calif. He was born August 17, 1907.
Appointment of Efrem Zimbalist, Jr., as a Member of the Board of Trustees of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
June 28, 1982
The President today announced his intention to appoint Efrem Zimbalist, Jr., to be a member of the Board of Trustees of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts for the remainder of the term expiring August 1, 1988. He would succeed K. Le Moyne Billings.
Mr. Zimbalist is a televison and motion picture actor/producer from Los Angeles, Calif. He attended Yale University, and he served as first lieutenant in the United States Army during World War II.
He is married, has three children, and resides in Encino, Calif.