Appointments & Nominations, June 28, 1983

Appointment of 28 Members of the President's Advisory Council on Private Sector Initiatives

June 28, 1983

The President today announced his intention to appoint the following individuals to be members of the President's Advisory Council on Private Sector Initiatives:

Paul J. Adams is principal at Providence-St. Mel High School in Chicago, Ill.

Ann Ascher is president of Ann Ascher Interiors, Inc., in Los Angeles, Calif.

Malcolm Baldrige is Secretary of the Department of Commerce in Washington, D.C.

George Ball is president and chief executive officer of Prudential-Bache Securities in Short Hills, N.J.

Terrel H. Bell is Secretary of the Department of Education in Washington, D.C.

John R. Block is Secretary of the Department of Agriculture in Washington, D.C.

Edmund T. Cranch is president of Worcester Polytech Institute in Worcester, Mass.

Michael K. Deaver is Deputy Chief of Staff to the President in Washington, D.C.

Elizabeth Dole is Secretary of the Department of Transportation in Washington, D.C.

Raymond Donovan is Secretary of the Department of Labor in Washington, D.C.

John ``Jock'' Elliott is chairman emeritus of Ogilvy & Mather in New York, N.Y.

Thomas W. Evans is a partner in the law firm of Mudge, Rose, Guthrie, Alexander & Ferdon in New York, N.Y.

Margaret M. Heckler is Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services in Washington, D.C.

John Cardinal Krol is Archbishop of Philadelphia, Pa.

Fred Malek is executive vice president of the Marriott Corp. in McLean, Va.

John McClaughry is president of the Institute for Liberty and Community in Concord, Vt.

Joyce Miller is vice president and director of social services for the Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union in Guttenberg, N.J.

Robert W. Miller is president of Freedoms Foundation in Valley Forge, Pa.

Robert Mosbacher, Jr., is vice president of Mosbacher Production Co. in Houston, Tex.

Donald E. Nordlund is chairman and chief executive officer of A. E. Staley Manufacturing Co. in Decatur, Ill.

Thomas W. Pauken is Director of ACTION in Washington, D.C.

Samuel R. Pierce, Jr., is Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development in Washington, D.C.

John V. Roach is chairman and chief executive officer of Tandy Corp. in Fort Worth, Tex.

Donald F. Sammis is chairman of the board of the Foundation for Private Sector Innovation in Rancho Santa Fe, Calif.

Alexander Trowbridge is president of the National Association of Manufacturers in Washington, D.C.

C. William Verity, Jr., is chairman of the executive committee of Armco, Inc., in Middletown, Ohio.

Dr. Sheldon Weinig is president of Material Research Corp. in Orangeburg, N.Y.

Robert Woodson is president of the National Center for Neighborhood Enterprise in Washington, D.C.

Appointment of John A. Young as a Member of the President's Commission on Industrial Competitiveness, and Designation as Chairman

June 28, 1983

The President today announced his intention to appoint John A. Young to be a member of the President's Commission on Industrial Competitiveness. Upon appointment, the President also intends to designate Mr. Young as Chairman.

Mr. Young has been with Hewlett-Packard since 1958, serving as microwave division general manager (1963 - 1968); vice president (1968 - 1974); executive vice president (1974 - 1977); and president and chief operating officer (since 1977). He was elected to the company's board of directors and executive committee in 1974 and was elected chief executive officer in 1978. Additionally, he is a director of the Wells Fargo Bank, Wells Fargo & Co., and SRI International. He is cochairman of the Western Technical Manpower Council, a member of the Business Council, the Business Roundtable, the executive committee of Machinery and Allied Products Institute (MAPI), and a member of the National Industrial Advisory Council of the Opportunities Industrialization Center (OIC).

Mr. Young graduated from Oregon State University (B.S., 1953) and Stanford University (M.B.A., 1958). He resides in Portola, Calif., and was born April 24, 1932, in Nampa, Idaho.

Appointment of Jonathan T. Isham as a Member of the Commission on Presidential Scholars

June 28, 1983

The President today announced his intention to appoint Jonathan T. Isham to be a member of the Commission on Presidential Scholars.

Mr. Isham is a self-employed consultant and also serves as director of the Newport County Chamber of Commerce (since 1979); director of Save the Bay (since 1979); treasurer of the Newport County Certified Development Corp. (since 1981); and director of the Newport Music Festival.

Mr. Isham graduated from Yale University (B.A., 1951). He is married, has three children, and resides in Newport, R.I. He was born February 24, 1929, in New York, N.Y.

Reappointment of Seven Members of the President's Committee on Mental Retardation

June 28, 1983

The President today announced his intention to reappoint the following individuals to be members of the President's Committee on Mental Retardation for terms expiring May 11, 1986:

Thomas J. Farrell is a chartered life underwriter for Thomas J. Farrell and Associates in Santa Rosa, Calif. He was born June 10, 1926.

Elsie D. Helsel is professor emeritus of the Center for Human Development, Convocation Center, Ohio University, in Athens, Ohio. She was born July 10, 1915.

Richard J. Kogan is executive vice president of Schering-Plough Corp. in Summit, N.J. He was born June 6, 1941.

Donna Beth Macy is currently director, development disabilities, State Department of Health, in Lincoln, Nebr. She was born February 26, 1947.

Frederick J. Rose is a retired businessman and rancher and resides in Ocean Ridge, Fla. He was born January 2, 1929.

Marguerite Timlin Shine was involved in the field of social work for 12 years, including work for the Department of Public Welfare in Washington, D.C. She resides in San Francisco, Calif., and was born April 13, 1929.

Vincent C. Gray is executive director of the D.C. Association for Retarded Citizens. He was born November 8, 1942.

Nomination of Elliot Ross Buckley To Be a Member of the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission

June 28, 1983

The President today announced his intention to nominate Elliot Ross Buckley to be a member of the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission for a term expiring April 27, 1989. He would succeed Bertram R. Cottine.

Mr. Buckley is currently General Counsel of the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission. Previously he served as Chief of the Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Unit, the Department of Justice, Office of Legal Support Services, Criminal Division (1975 - 1982); Attorney in Charge, Immunity and Records Unit (1969 - 1975); assistant principal and teacher, Sam Barthe School for Boys, New Orleans (1964 - 1969); attorney, private practice of law, New Orleans (1959 - 1964); and attorney, legal department, Gulf Oil Corp., New Orleans (1956 - 1959).

Mr. Buckley graduated from the University of Texas (B.A., 1943) and Tulane University Law School (J.D., 1949). He is married, has five children, and resides in Vienna, Va. He was born June 18, 1921, in New York, N.Y.