Nominations & Appointments, September 16, 1985

Nomination of Two Members of the Board of Regents of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

September 16, 1985

The President today announced his intention to nominate the following individuals to be members of the Board of Regents of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Department of Defense, for terms expiring June 20, 1991.

Mario Efrain Ramirez would succeed William R. Roy. Dr. Ramirez is in the private practice of medicine in Rio Grande City, TX. He is a charter fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians and a charter member and diplomate of the American Board of Family Practice. He graduated from the University of Texas (B.A., 1945) and the University of Tennessee (M.D., 1948). He is married, has five children, and resides in Roma, TX. He was born April 3, 1926, in Roma, TX.

Carol Johnson Johns would succeed Lauro F. Cavazos. Dr. Johns is associate professor, assistant dean, and director of continuing education at Johns Hopkins University. She is a full-time faculty member of Johns Hopkins University in the respiratory division. She graduated from Wellesley College (B.A., 1944) and Johns Hopkins University (M.D., 1950). She is married, has three children, and resides in Baltimore, MD. She was born June 18, 1923, in Baltimore, MD.

Appointment of Stanley M. Freehling as a Member of the President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities

September 16, 1985

The President today announced his intention to appoint Stanley M. Freehling to be a member of the President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities. He will succeed Gabriele Murdock.

He is a partner in Freehling and Co. in Chicago, IL. He also serves as a trustee of the Art Institute of Chicago. He was chairman of the board of the Illinois Arts Council in 1971 - 1973. He has been an active member of the Chicago Theatre Group, the National Corporation Theatre Fund, and Sadler's Wells Theatre Association in London.

He graduated from the University of Stockholm (B.A., 1947). He is married, has three children, and resides in Chicago, IL. He was born July 2, 1924, in Chicago.

Nomination of Hazel M. Richardson To Be a Member of the National Advisory Council on Women's Educational Programs

September 16, 1985

The President today announced his intention to nominate Hazel M. Richardson to be a member of the National Advisory Council on Women's Educational Programs for a term expiring May 8, 1988. She would succeed Eleanor Thomas Elliott.

She is vice chancellor of government affairs at the University of California at Santa Barbara. Previously she was deputy regional campaign director for Reagan-Bush '84. She has served as regional chairman, chancellor's council, at the University of California at Santa Barbara.

She graduated from the University of California at Los Angeles (B.A., 1967). She has two children and resides in Santa Barbara. She was born February 15, 1947, in Redlands, CA.

Appointment of Thomas W. Moses as a Member of the Advisory Committee on the Arts

September 16, 1985

The President today announced his intention to appoint Thomas W. Moses to be a member of the Advisory Committee on the Arts (John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Smithsonian Institution). This is an initial appointment.

Since 1969 Mr. Moses has been serving as chairman of the board of the Indianapolis Water Co. Previously he was chairman of the board of the First National City Bank of Minneapolis. He serves as chairman of the board and director of Compucom Development Corp.; director of Merchants National Bank & Trust Co.; director of Merchants National Corp.; and director of Park Fletcher, Inc. He is vice chairman of the capital fund for the Indianapolis Ballet League and honorary chairman of the capital fund for the Indianapolis Art League.

He graduated from Washington & Lee University (A.B., 1939) and Yale University (LL.B., 1942). He is married, has three children, and resides in Indianapolis, IN. He was born January 30, 1919, in Benton, IL.

Appointment of L. William Mc Nutt, Jr., as a Member of the Board for International Food and Agricultural Development

September 16, 1985

The President today announced his intention to appoint L. William Mc Nutt, Jr., to be a member of the Board for International Food and Agricultural Development for a term expiring December 6, 1987. He will succeed Ernest T. Marshall.

Mr. McNutt is director and chief executive officer of the Collin Street Bakery in Corsicana, TX. He also serves as a director of Interfirst Bank of Corsicana, Navarro Pecan Co., Data Dallas Corp., and Dexter Lloyds Insurance Co.

He graduated from Vanderbilt University (B.A., 1949). He is married, has four children, and resides in Corsicana, TX. He was born June 16, 1925, in Corsicana.

Appointment of Benjamin Frank as a Member of the Advisory Committee for Trade Negotiations

September 16, 1985

The President today announced his intention to appoint Benjamin Frank to be a member of the Advisory Committee for Trade Negotiations for a term of 2 years. This is a reappointment.

Since 1971 Mr. Frank has been with Allied Stores Corp. and is currently senior vice president. He served as executive vice president of the Hament Corp. in 1969 - 1971 and deputy commissioner of the Office of General Services of the State of New York in 1967 - 1969. He was in the private practice of law with the firm of Dubow, Frank & Dubow in New York in 1963 - 1967.

He graduated from Boston University (B.Sc., 1958) and New York University School of Law (J.D., 1961). He is married, has three children, and resides in New York City. He was born February 10, 1934, in Montreal, Canada.

Nomination of Two Members of the Board of Directors of the United States Institute of Peace

September 16, 1985

The President today announced his intention to nominate the following individuals to be members of the Board of Directors of the United States Institute of Peace for terms of 4 years expiring January 19, 1989. These are new positions.

Dennis L. Bark, of California, is professor of history, emeritus, at the Hoover Institution in Stanford, CA. He served at the Hoover Institution in various capacities including deputy director and senior fellow and executive secretary of the National Peace and Public Affairs Fellows Program. He graduated from Stanford University (B.A., 1964) and the Free University of Berlin (Ph.D., 1970). He was born March 30, 1942, in Appleton, WI, and now resides in Stanford, CA.

Evron M. Kirkpatrick is president of the Helen Dwight Reid Educational Foundation in Washington, DC. Previously he served as executive director of the American Political Science Foundation. He graduated from the University of Illinois (M.A., 1932), Yale University (Ph.D., 1939), and Indiana University (LL.D., 1977). He was born August 15, 1911, in Raub, IN, and now resides in Washington, DC.