Appointments, December 19, 1985

Appointment of Five Members of the Board of Foreign Scholarships

December 19, 1985

The President today announced his intention to appoint the following individuals to be members of the Board of Foreign Scholarships:

Peter Miller Dawkins, of New York, for the remainder of the term expiring September 22, 1986. He will succeed Milorad M. Drachkovitch. He is managing director of Lehman Brothers Kuhn Loeb, Inc., in New York City. He graduated from the United States Military Academy and Princeton University (M.A., 1969; Ph.D., 1979). He is married, has two children, and resides in New York City. He was born March 8, 1938, in Highland Park, MI.

Forrest McDonald, of Alabama, for the term expiring September 22, 1988. This is a reappointment. He is professor of history at the University of Alabama. He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin (B.A., M.A., 1949; Ph.D., 1955). He is married, has five children, and resides in Coker, AL. He was born January 7, 1927, in Orange, TX.

James Babcock Meriwether, of South Carolina, for the term expiring September 22, 1988. This is a reappointment. He is professor of English at the University of South Carolina. He graduated from the University of South Carolina (B.A., M.A.) and Princeton University (Ph.D., 1952). He is married, has five children, and resides in Columbia, SC. He was born May 8, 1928, in Columbia, SC.

Richard Anderson Ware, of Michigan, for the term expiring September 22, 1988. This is a reappointment. He is president emeritus and trustee of the Earhart Foundation in Ann Arbor, MI. He graduated from Lehigh University (B.A., 1941) and Wayne State University (M.P.A., 1943). He is married, has three children, and resides in Ann Arbor, MI. He was born November 7, 1919, in New York City.

James Robert Whelan, of Virginia, for the term expiring September 22, 1988. He will succeed Marvin G. Kelfer. He is managing director of CBN News in Washington, DC. He graduated from Florida International University (B.A., 1972). He has two children and resides in Arlington, VA. He was born July 27, 1933, in Buffalo, NY.

Appointment of Six Delegates to the National White House Conference on Small Business

December 19, 1985

The President today announced his intention to appoint the following individuals to be delegates to the National White House Conference on Small Business. These are new positions.

Murchison B. Biggs is secretary/treasurer of K.M. Biggs, Inc., in Lumberton, NC. He graduated from North Carolina State University (B.A., B.S., 1977). He was born August 1, 1954, in Lumberton, NC, where he now resides.

William E. Fletcher is president and director of Termiflex Corp. in Merrimack, NH. He attended the California Institute of Technology and Harvard Business School. He is married, has two children, and resides in Nashua, NH. He was born April 4, 1935, in Los Angeles, CA.

William I. Gulliford, Jr., is president of Pilot Equipment Co. in Jacksonville, FL. He graduated from the University of Florida (B.S., 1966). He is married, has four children, and resides in Atlantic Beach, FL. He was born November 18, 1943, in Deland, FL.

Dean I. Harrison is president of Harrison Chevrolet-Cadillac, Inc., in Dixon, IL. He graduated from the University of Illinois (B.S., 1950). He is married, has three children, and resides in Dixon, IL. He was born October 3, 1926, in Tama, IA.

Larry Larison is president of Columbia Paint Co. in Spokane, WA. He graduated from Carroll College (B.A., 1965). He is married, has two children, and resides in Spokane, WA. He was born October 17, 1940, in Chicago, IL.

Patsy R. Williams is a partner in Rhyne Lumber Co. in Newport, TN. She graduated from the University of Tennessee (B.S., 1955). She is married, has three children, and resides in Newport, TN. She was born April 6, 1934, in Asheville, NC.

Appointment of Three Members of the Presidential Task Force on Project Economic Justice

December 19, 1985

The President today announced his intention to appoint the following individuals to be members of the Presidential Task Force on Project Economic Justice. These are new positions.

John E. Carbaugh, Jr., is a partner in the law firm of Vance, Joyce, Carbaugh, Huang, Fields, and Crommelin in Washington, DC. He graduated from the University of the South (B.A., 1967), the University of South Carolina (M.A., 1969), Georgetown University (M.A., 1979), and the University of South Carolina (J.D., 1973). He is married, has two children, and resides in Alexandria, VA. He was born September 4, 1945, in Greenville, SC.

Howard J. Wiarda is resident scholar and director of the Center for Hemispheric Studies at the American Enterprise Institute. He graduated from the University of Miami (B.A., 1961) and the University of Florida (M.A., 1962; Ph.D., 1965). He is married, has three children, and resides in Amherst, MA. He was born November 30, 1939, in Grosse Pointe, MI.

Keith Leonard Miceli is director, Latin American Affairs, and executive vice president of the Association of American Chambers of Commerce in Latin America, U.S. Chamber of Commerce. He graduated from Fordham University (B.A., 1965) and Tulane University (M.A., 1968). He is married, has three children, and resides in Reston, VA. He was born March 29, 1943, in New London, CT.

Appointment of Four United States Commissioners on the Pacific Salmon Commission

December 19, 1985

The President today announced his intention to appoint the following individuals to be United States Commissioners on the United States Section of the Pacific Salmon Commission.

Don W. Collingsworth, to serve for a term of 4 years. He is currently the commissioner of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game in Juneau, AK. He graduated from California State University at Sonoma (B.A., 1970) and the University of California at Davis (M.S., 1972). He is married, has two children, and resides in Juneau, AK. He was born June 9, 1941, in Glendale, CA.

David A. Colson, to serve for a term of 4 years. He is Assistant Legal Adviser for Oceans for International Environmental and Scientific Affairs, Office of the Legal Adviser, Department of State. He graduated from California State, Hayward (B.A.) and the University of California at Berkeley (J.D.). He is married and resides in Bethesda, MD. He was born August 31, 1943, in Olympia, WA.

Sherman Timothy Wapato, to serve for a term of 2 years. He is executive director of the Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission in Portland, OR. He attended California State College. He is married, has three children, and resides in Portland, OR. He was born July 18, 1935, in Chicago, IL.

William R. Wilkerson, to serve for a term of 2 years. He is director of the Washington Department of Fisheries in Olympia, WA. He graduated from the University of Washington (B.A., 1968) and the University of Oregon (J.D., 1971). He is married, has one child, and resides in Olympia, WA. He was born March 2, 1946, in Seattle, WA.