May 9, 1984
The President today announced his intention to appoint Karen Hanson Munro to be a member of the President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities. She would succeed Ignacio Lozano.
She is a member of the board of trustees of the Washington Commission for the Humanities. She served as president of the board in 1980 and 1981. In 1982 she was elected to be a member of the board of directors of the National Federation of State Humanities Councils, on which she still serves. She was administrative assistant for the Washington Council for the Humanities in 1973 - 1976.
Mrs. Munro graduated from the University of Washington (B.A., 1965). She is married, has one child, and resides in Olympia, WA. She was born July 9, 1943, in Seattle, WA.
Appointment of James Berry Hill as a Member of the Cultural Property Advisory Committee
May 9, 1984
The President today announced his intention to appoint James Berry Hill to be a member of the Cultural Property Advisory Committee for a term of 2 years.
Mr. Hill is president and director of Berry-Hill Galleries, Inc., in New York City. He is a member of the National Antiques and Art Dealers Association of America and is former secretary and director of the Association. He is also a member of the Art Dealers Association of America, Inc., and the Appraisers Association of America. He also serves as a consultant to several major American collections and museums.
He is married and has two children. Mr. Hill was born June 24, 1945, in New York City, where he now resides.