Appointments & Nominations, September 19, 1984

Appointment of Brigadier General Edward Honor as a Member of the Committee for Purchase from the Blind and Other Severely Handicapped

September 19, 1984

The President today announced his intention to appoint Brig. Gen. Edward Honor to be a member of the President's Committee on the Purchase from the Blind and Other Severely Handicapped. He would succeed Jimmy Ross.

General Honor is currently Director of Transportation, Energy and Troop Support, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics, Department of the Army. Previously he was Director of Resources and Management, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics, United States Army (1981 - 1983); Deputy Director for Planning and Resources, Logistics Directorate, J - 4, Organization of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (1979 - 1981); Director for Plans, Doctrine, and Systems, United States Army Materiel Development and Readiness Command (1978 - 1979); and Commander, Military Traffic Management Command, Transportation Terminal Group-Europe, Rotterdam, Netherlands (1976 - 1978).

General Honor received a B.A. degree from Southern University A&M College. He is married and resides in Fairfax, VA. He was born March 17, 1933, in Melville, LA.

Nomination of Arthur W. Schultz To Be a Member of the President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities

September 19, 1984

The President today announced his intention to nominate Arthur W. Schultz to be a member of the President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities. This is a new position.

Mr. Schultz is chairman of the board of trustees of the Art Institute of Chicago, having served as a trustee since 1975. He retired as chief executive officer of Foote, Cone & Belding Communications after 34 years of service in 1982.

Mr. Schultz is a trustee of the University of Chicago, chairman of the visiting committee to the division of the humanities of the University of Chicago, and vice chairman of the Chicago Council on Foreign Relations.

He graduated from the University of Chicago. He is married, has two children, and resides in Chicago, IL. He was born January 13, 1922, in New York, NY.

Nomination of P.A. Mack, Jr., To Be a Member of the Board of the National Credit Union Administration

September 19, 1984

The President today announced his intention to nominate P.A. Mack, Jr., to be a member of the Board of the National Credit Union Administration for the term expiring August 2, 1989. This is a reappointment.

Since 1979 Mr. Mack has been serving as a member of the National Credit Union Administration. Previously he was administrative assistant to Senator Birch Bayh (1970 - 1979) and an officer at the Harris Trust and Savings Bank and the Continental Illinois National Bank in 1957 - 1970. In addition he has been owner and manager of Mack Farms in Delavan, IL, since 1955.

He graduated from Purdue University (B.S., 1952) and Indiana University (M.B.A., 1955). He is married, has two children, and resides in Washington, DC. He was born September 8, 1930, in Chicago, IL.