Nominations & Appointments, May 10, 1984

Nomination of Charles G. Stalon To Be a Member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

May 10, 1984

The President today announced his intention to nominate Charles G. Stalon to be a member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Department of Energy, for a term expiring October 20, 1987. He would succeed John David Hughes.

Since 1977 Dr. Stalon has been commissioner of the Illinois Commerce Commission. He also serves as a member of the following organizations: the gas committee of the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners; the Advisory Council of the Gas Research Institute; the National Society of Rate of Return Analysts; the Advisory Committee of the Institute for Study of Regulation; and the panel on gas statistics at the National Academy of Science. He was president of the Mid-America Regulatory Commissioners in 1983 - 1984; research economist for the Federal Power Commission in 1969 - 1980; and associate professor at Southern Illinois University in 1963 - 1977.

Dr. Stalon graduated from Butler University (B.A., 1959) and Purdue University (M.S., 1963; Ph.D., 1966). He is married, has two daughters, and resides in Carbondale, IL. He was born October 29, 1929, in Cape Girardeau, MO.

Nomination of Joseph Wentling Brown To Be a Member of the Foreign Claims Settlement Commission of the United States

May 10, 1984

The President today announced his intention to nominate Joseph Wentling Brown to be a member of the Foreign Claims Settlement Commission of the United States, Department of Justice, for the term expiring September 30, 1986. This is a reappointment.

Mr. Brown is a partner with the law firm Jones, Jones, Bell, Close & Brown, Ltd., in Las Vegas, NV. Previously he served as associate attorney with the firm of Laxalt, Bell, Berry, Allison & LeBaron in 1969 - 1971. He has been a member of the board of litigation for the Mountain States Legal Foundation since 1978. He served as commissioner of the Nevada Department of Wildlife in 1979 - 1982.

He graduated from the University of Virginia (B.A., 1965) and Washington & Lee University (LL.B., 1968). He is married, has four children, and resides in Las Vegas, NV. He was born July 31, 1941, in Norfolk, VA.

Nomination of M. Robert Hill, Jr., To Be a Member of the Board of Regents of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

May 10, 1984

The President today announced his intention to nominate M. Robert Hill, Jr., to be a member of the Board of Regents of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Department of Defense, for a term expiring June 20, 1989. He would succeed Eugene M. Farber.

Dr. Hill is a general and vascular surgeon in Concord, CA. He is also assistant clinical professor of surgery at the University of California at Davis and attending consultant to Martinez VA Hospital in Martinez, CA. He is a member of the American Medical Association, the California Medical Association, and the American College of Surgeons.

He graduated from La Sierra College (B.S., 1945) and Loma Linda University (M.D., 1947). He is married, has three children, and resides in Walnut Creek, CA. He was born June 1, 1923, in Los Angeles, CA.

Appointment of E. Charles Fullerton as a United States Member of the International Pacific Salmon Fisheries Commission

May 10, 1984

The President today announced his intention to appoint E. Charles Fullerton to be a member on the part of the United States of America of the International Pacific Salmon Fisheries Commission. He would succeed Herbert A. Larkins.

Since 1983 Mr. Fullerton has been director of the National Marine Fisheries Service's Southwest Region. Previously he was director of California's Department of Fish and Game. He joined the department in 1947 and served as warden, patrol captain, and patrol inspector until his appointment as chief of the law enforcement branch in 1964. He became chief of operations in 1969 and served as deputy director in 1972 - 1975. He is past president of the International Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies.

He is married and resides in Sacramento, CA. He was born August 22, 1922, in Los Angeles, CA.