Appointment of Four Members of the National Advisory Committee on Oceans and Atmosphere

March 5, 1984

The President today announced his intention to appoint the following individuals to be members of the National Advisory Committee on Oceans and Atmosphere:

Richard T. Leier, for a term expiring July 1, 1985. He will succeed Paul Bock. Mr. Leier is process engineer for Reserve Mining Co. in Silver Bay, MN. He is married, has two children, and resides in Silver Bay. He was born July 1, 1951, in St. Paul, MN.

John Norton Moore, for a term expiring July 1, 1985. He will succeed Robert M. White. Mr. Moore is the Walter L. Brown professor of law and director of the Center for Oceans Law & Policy at the University of Virginia. He is married and resides in Charlottesville. He was born June 12, 1937, in New York City.

Burt Henry Keenan, for a term expiring July 1, 1986. This is a reappointment. He is chairman and chief executive officer of Offshore Logistics, Inc., in Lafayette, LA. He has three children and resides in Lafayette. He was born May 19, 1939, in New Orleans, LA.

Don Walsh, for a term expiring July 1, 1985. This is a reappointment. He is professor and director of the Institute for Marine and Coastal Studies at the University of Southern California. He is married, has two children, and resides in Palos Verdes Estates, CA. He was born November 2, 1931, in Berkeley, CA.