September 10, 1984
The President today announced his appointment of John D. Gordley to be Special Assistant to the President for Policy Development and Assistant Director for Food and Agriculture.
Since February 1981 Mr. Gordley has been a legislative assistant to Senator Robert J. Dole, responsible for developing legislative and policy initiatives on domestic and international agricultural and trade issues. From 1976 to 1980, he was a market analyst and regional director for Africa with U.S. Wheat Associates, Inc.
Mr. Gordley received a master of international management degree from the American Graduate School of International Management in 1976, a M.A. in history from Boston College in 1973, and a B.A. in history from Grinnell College in 1971. He has also taught international affairs at the Schultz American School in Alexandria, Egypt.
Mr. Gordley was born on October 20, 1949, in Yonkers, NY. He is married and resides in Alexandria, VA.
Nomination of United States Representatives and Alternate Representatives to the 39th Session of the United Nations General Assembly
September 10, 1984
The President today announced his intention to nominate the following individuals to be Representatives and Alternate Representatives of the United States of America to the 39th Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations:
Jeane J. Kirkpatrick, Representative of the United States to the United Nations;
Jose S. Sorzano, Deputy Representative of the United States to the United Nations;
Charles McC. Mathias, Jr., U.S. Senator from Maryland;
John H. Glenn, Jr., U.S. Senator from Ohio; and
Robert D. Ray, former Governor of Iowa, and currently president of Life Investors, Inc.
Richard Schifter, Deputy Representative of the United States in the Security Council of the United Nations;
Alan Lee Keyes, Representative of the United States on the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations;
Harvey J. Feldman, Special Assistant to the Representative of the United States to the United Nations, Bureau of International Organization Affairs, Department of State;
Preston H. Long, retired, vice president of Trainer Wortham, Inc.; and
Guadalupe Quintanilla, assistant provost of the University of Houston.
Nomination of Two Members of the Boards of Trustees of Federal Insurance Trust Funds
September 10, 1984
The President today announced his intention to nominate the following individuals to be members of the following three boards:
-- the Board of Trustees of the Federal Hospital Insurance Trust Fund, for terms of 4 years, new positions;
-- the Board of Trustees of the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Trust Fund and the Federal Disability Insurance Trust Fund, for terms of 4 years, new positions; and
-- the Board of Trustees of the Federal Supplementary Medical Insurance Trust Fund, for terms of 4 years, new positions.
Mary Falvey Fuller, of San Francisco, CA, is an independent management consultant specializing in business planning, finance, and product/market strategy and in technology-based and financial services industries. She was vice president of finance for the Shaklee Corp. in 1981 - 1982. She graduated from Cornell University (B.A., 1963) and Harvard Business School (M.B.A., 1967). She was born October 28, 1941, in Detroit, MI.
Suzanne Denbo Jaffe, of New York, NY, is deputy comptroller of New York State, Division of Investments and Cash Management. Previously, she was executive vice president of Lehman Management Co., Inc., in 1982 - 1983; and with Century Capital Associates in 1971 - 1981. She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania (B.A., 1965) and New York University (M.A., 1967). She was born April 17, 1943, in Washington, DC.