Nomination of Robert B. Hotz To Be a Member of the General Advisory Committee of the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency

August 11, 1982

The President today announced his intention to nominate Robert B. Hotz to be a member of the General Advisory Committee of the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency. He would succeed Margaret Bush Wilson.

He is currently serving as senior editorial consultant for McGraw-Hill Publications. He is also an author and lecturer. He was with Aviation Week and Space Technology magazine in 1953 - 1979, serving in the following positions: editor and publisher in 1976 - 1979; editor in chief in 1955 - 1976; and executive editor in 1953 - 1955. He was Washington bureau chief for Aviation Week in 1946 - 1950. He served as New York bureau chief for the Milwaukee Journal in 1940 - 1942. He was assistant State editor for the Milwaukee Journal in 1939 - 1940 and reporter for the newspaper in 1938 - 1939. He was a reporter for the New York Herald Tribune (Paris edition) in 1936 - 1937.

He graduated from Northwestern University (B.S., 1936). He served in the United States Army Air Force in 1942 - 1946. He is married, has four children, and resides in Middletown, Md. He was born May 29, 1914.