Nomination of Pringle P. Hillier To Be an Assistant Secretary of the Army

December 22, 1983

The President today announced his intention to nominate Pringle P. Hillier to be an Assistant Secretary of the Army (Financial Management). He would succeed Joel E. Bonner, Jr.

Mr. Hillier is currently Acting Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations, Logistics and Financial Management. Previously he was Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations, Logistics and Financial Management (1980 - 1983); Principal Analyst, Ground Forces, Congressional Budget Office (1978 - 1980); and Ground Forces Program Analyst, Office of the Secretary of Defense, Planning, Analysis and Evaluation (1974 - 1978).

Mr. Hillier graduated from the United States Military Academy (B.S., 1961), Arizona State University (MSE, 1969), Army Command and General Staff College (1971), and Harvard University Executive Program, National and International Security (1979). He is married, has three children, and resides in Fairfax, Va. He was born May 20, 1939, in Fort Worth, Tex.