Appointments & Nominations, July 20, 1984

Appointment of Dorothy Maney Tella as United States Representative on the Statistical Commission of the United Nations Economic and Social Council

July 20, 1984

The President today announced his intention to appoint Dorothy Maney Tella to be Representative of the United States on the Statistical Commission of the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations. She will succeed Joseph W. Duncan.

Since 1983 she has served as Chief of the Statistical Policy Office and Chief Statistican in the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs at the Office of Management and Budget. Previously, she was proprietor of Dorothy M. Tella & Associates in 1981 - 1983; director of the Trends and Perspective Center at the Chamber of Commerce of the United States in 1973 - 1981; senior research economist of the Georgetown University Income Maintenance Project in 1970 - 1973; senior associate of the Planning Research Corp. in 1968 - 1970; economist, Office of Research and Statistics, Social Security Administration, in 1967 - 1968; and economist, Office of Economic Research, Central Intelligence Agency, in 1961 - 1967.

She graduated from Mount Holyoke College (A.B., 1958) and Harvard University (A.M., 1961). She also attended the Institut d'Etudes Politiques, University of Paris, France. She is married and resides in McLean, VA. She was born October 23, 1936, in Madison, TN.

Nomination of Crete B. Harvey To Be a Member of the Federal Farm Credit Board

July 20, 1984

The President today announced his intention to nominate Crete B. Harvey to be a member of the Federal Farm Credit Board, Farm Credit Administration, for a term expiring March 31, 1990. She would succeed John D. Naill, Jr.

Ms. Harvey is the owner of Harvey Arabian Farms in Sterling, Ill. Since obtaining the farm in 1961, she has expanded the total grain and livestock production in addition to breeding and showing Arabian horses. She serves as a member of the Farm Bureau Association of Illinois, the American Horse Council, the Top Farmers of America Association, and the International Arabian Horse Association.

She is married, has three children, and resides in Sterling, IL. She was born July 10, 1929, in Butte, MT.

Appointment of Bruce Nestande as a Member of the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation

July 20, 1984

The President today announced his intention to appoint Bruce Nestande to be a member of the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation for a term expiring June 10, 1988. He will succeed Gerald Wallette.

Since 1981 Mr. Nestande has been a member of the Orange County Board of Supervisors. He was a member of the California State Assembly in 1974 - 1980. During this time he served on the following committees: Human Resources (chairman); Select Committee on Veterans Affairs (chairman); Criminal Justice, Housing and Community Development; Ways and Means; and Resources, Land Use and Energy. He was a special assistant to Gov. Ronald Reagan (1971 - 1972, 1974) and executive director of the California Republican Party in 1972 - 1973.

He graduated from the University of Minnesota (B.S., 1960) and Lincoln University (J.D.). He is married and resides in Orange, CA. He was born January 28, 1938, in Minneapolis, MN.

Appointment of Enrico Mihich as a Member of the National Cancer Advisory Board

July 20, 1984

The President today announced his intention to appoint Enrico Mihich to be a member of the National Cancer Advisory Board for a term expiring March 9, 1990. He would succeed Irving J. Selikoff.

Dr. Mihich is director of the Grace Cancer Drug Center at Roswell Park Memorial Institute in Buffalo, N.Y. He is also director of the Department of Experimental Therapeutics and institute coordinator for therapeutics. He has been with the institute since 1957 and his duties also include serving as head of the drug development and formulation unit. He is on the staff of the State University of New York as adjunct professor of biochemical pharmacology, School of Pharmacy, and research professor of pharmacology, Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine.

He graduated from Italian Liceo Scientifico (B.S., 1944) and the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Milan, Italy (M.D., 1951). He is married, has one child, and resides in Buffalo, NY. He was born January 4, 1928, in Fiume, Yugoslavia.