Nominations, October 4, 1984

Nomination of Alfred Clinton Moran To Be an Assistant Secretary of Housing and Urban Development

October 4, 1984

The President today announced his intention to nominate Alfred Clinton Moran to be an Assistant Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (Community Planning and Development). He would succeed Stephen J. Bollinger.

Mr. Moran is currently Regional Administrator-Regional Housing Commissioner, Region V, for the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Previously, he was legal counsel to the Governor of Illinois and director of the Governor's Office of Interagency Cooperation (GOIC) (1979 - 1982); Assistant United States Attorney (1976 - 1979); hearings referee, Bureau of Unemployment Insurance, State of Illinois (1975 - 1976); and assistant dean of students, University of Dubuque (1970 - 1973).

Mr. Moran graduated from the University of Dubuque (B.A., 1969) and Northwestern University School of Law (J.D., 1976). He is married, has one child, and resides in Chicago, IL. He was born June 20, 1948, in Chicago, IL.

Nomination of Ernest Eugene Pell To Be an Associate Director of the United States Information Agency

October 4, 1984

The President today announced his intention to nominate Ernest Eugene Pell to be an Associate Director of the United States Information Agency (Broadcasting). He would succeed Kenneth Y. Tomlinson.

Since 1983 Mr. Pell has been serving as Deputy Director, Voice of America, at the United States Information Agency. In 1982 - 1983 he was chief correspondent for WCVB - TV in Boston, MA, and Director of News and Current Affairs at the Voice of America. Previously, he was with NBC News as Pentagon correspondent (1980 - 1982); network correspondent (1978 - 1982); and Moscow correspondent and bureau chief (1978 - 1980). He was a television anchorman for WCVB - TV in 1977 - 1978 and with the Westinghouse Broadcasting Co. in 1963 - 1977.

Mr. Pell graduated from Harvard University (B.A., 1959) and Boston University (M.S., 1963). He is married, has two children, and resides in Bethesda, MD. He was born March 15, 1937, in Paducah, KY.

Nomination of Charles E. Courtney To Be an Associate Director of the United States Information Agency

October 4, 1984

The President today announced his intention to nominate Charles E. Courtney to be an Associate Director of the United States Information Agency (Programs). He would succeed W. Scott Thompson.

Since 1983 Mr. Courtney has served as Director of European Affairs for the United States Information Agency. He began with USIA as a junior officer trainee in 1962 and has served there most recently in the following positions: public affairs officer, Islamabad, Pakistan (1975 - 1976); public affairs officer, Ankara, Turkey (1977 - 1980); principal senior inspector, Washington, DC (1980 - 1981); Deputy Associate Director, Voice of America (1981 - 1982); Director, Office of North African, Near Eastern and South Asian Affairs (1982 - 1983); and Acting Counselor (1983). From 1976 to 1977, he served at the White House as the Director of Communication for the Vice President's Commission on Productivity and Quality of Working Life.

Mr. Courtney graduated from California State University (M.A., 1961). He is married, has three children, and resides in Arlington, VA. He was born June 11, 1936, in Modesto, CA.

Nomination of Barbara W. Schlicher To Be a Member of the Board of Directors of the National Corporation for Housing Partnerships

October 4, 1984

The President today announced his intention to nominate Barbara W. Schlicher to be a member of the Board of Directors of the National Corporation for Housing Partnerships for the term expiring October 27, 1987. She would succeed Frank J. Donatelli.

Since 1972 Mrs. Schlicher has been with Midlantic National Bank, serving as investment assistant (1972 - 1976); assistant trust officer (1974 - 1976); trust officer (1976 - 1979); and vice president and trust officer (1979 - present).

Mrs. Schlicher graduated from Douglas College (B.A., 1972). She is married, has one child, and resides in Mountain Lakes, NJ. She was born September 19, 1949, in New York, NY.

Nomination of Two Members of the National Commission on Libraries and Information Science

October 4, 1984

The President today announced his intention to nominate the following individuals to be members of the National Commission on Libraries and Information Science for terms expiring July 19, 1989:

Daniel W. Casey would succeed Helmut A. Alpers. Mr. Casey has been a public library trustee since 1954 and was the first trustee appointed by the New York State Board of Regents to its Advisory Council on Libraries. He also serves on the council of the American Library Association. He is past president of the American Library Trustee Association. He is married, has two children, and resides in Syracuse, NY. He was born January 13, 1921, in Malone, NY.

Patricia Barbour would succeed Margaret S. Warden. She served as a social worker at the Wayne County Bureau of Social Aid in Detroit, MI. Since 1980 she has served on the National Advisory Council on Community Education and as a member of the executive board of the American Research Institute. She has three children and resides in Dearborn Heights, MI. She was born February 2, 1925, in Detroit, MI.

Nomination of Eugene B. Burroughs To Be a Member of the Federal Council on the Aging

October 4, 1984

The President today announced his intention to nominate Eugene B. Burroughs to be a member of the Federal Council on the Aging for a term expiring June 5, 1987. He would succeed Syd Captain.

Mr. Burroughs is director of the investment department at the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. He also serves as director of the Financial Analysts Federation and of the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans. He is a member of the editorial advisory board of Pension World and of the Institute of Chartered Analysts. He served as chairman of the Investment Policy Panel at the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation in 1975 - 1983.

Mr. Burroughs graduated from Benjamin Franklin University in 1955. He is married, has two children, and resides in McLean, VA. He was born August 22, 1931, in Washington, DC.