Nominations, June 13, 1985

Nomination of John R. Wall To Be a Member of the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission

June 13, 1985

The President today announced his intention to nominate John R. Wall to be a member of the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission for the remainder of the term expiring April 27, 1987. He would succeed Robert A. Rowland.

Mr. Wall has been retired since 1982. Prior to his retirement, from 1956 to 1982, he was with Republic Steel Corp., serving as assistant general traffic manager, director of personnel -- labor relations, and as vice president -- labor relations.

Mr. Wall graduated from Georgetown University (B.S., 1939) and the Georgetown University Law Center (LL.D., 1942). He is married, has two children, and resides in Bratenahl, OH. He was born November 6, 1917, in Lynchburg, VA.

Nomination of John S. Erthein To Be a Member of the National Council on the Handicapped

June 13, 1985

The President today announced his intention to nominate John S. Erthein to be a member of the National Council on the Handicapped for a term expiring September 17, 1987. This is a reappointment.

Mr. Erthein has served as a member of the National Council on the Handicapped since 1982. He is also president of Erthein and Associates in Washington, DC. Previously, he was vice president of marketing for Greeting Card Publishing (1974 - 1978) and a management consultant for Fry Consultants, Inc., in Chicago, IL (1970 - 1974).

Mr. Erthein graduated from Columbia College (B.A., 1964) and Columbia University School of Business (M.B.A., 1966). He is married and resides in Los Angeles, CA. He was born March 9, 1944, in New York, NY.