Nomination of W. Kirk Miller To Be Administrator of the Federal Grain Inspection Service
The President today announced his intention to nominate W. Kirk Miller to be Administrator of the Federal Grain Inspection Service, Department of Agriculture. He would succeed Kenneth A. Gilles.
1983 Mr. Miller has been president and chief operating officer, American Malting
Barley Association, and prior to that he was president and chief operating
officer, 1980 - 1983. Previously, he was assistant director of national
affairs, American Farm Bureau Federation, 1976 - 1980; regional supervisor,
1974 - 1976, and organization director, 1972 - 1974, with the Ohio Farm Bureau
Nomination of Thomas E. Harvey To Be Deputy Administrator of the Veterans Administration
The President today announced his intention to nominate Thomas E. Harvey to be Deputy Administrator of Veterans Affairs. He would succeed Everett Alvarez, Jr.
1983 Mr. Harvey has been the General Counsel and Congressional Liaison at the
U.S. Information Agency. Previously, he was chief counsel and staff director,
U.S. Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee, 1981 - 1983; Principal Deputy
Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Logistics), U.S. Department of Defense, 1980 -
1981; and Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army (Acquisition), 1978 - 1980.
During the academic years of 1980 - 1983, Mr. Harvey was an adjunct professor
of international affairs at the Georgetown University School of Foreign
Service. Mr. Harvey received a White House fellowship, 1977 - 1978, and prior
to that he was an attorney with the firm of Milbank,
graduated from the University of Notre Dame (B.A., 1963 and J.D., 1966),
Nomination of Frank C. Carlucci To Be a Member of the General Advisory Committee of the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency, and Designation as Chairman
The President today announced his intention to nominate Frank C. Carlucci to be a member of the General Advisory Committee of the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency. He would succeed William Robert Graham, and upon confirmation he will be designated Chairman.
October 1984 Mr. Carlucci has been chairman and chief executive officer of
Sears World Trade, Inc., and he held the position of president and chief
operating officer, 1983 - 1984. Previously, he was Deputy Secretary of Defense,
1981 - 1983; and he became a career Foreign Service officer in 1956 where he
held the following positions: vice consul, and economic officer in
Johannesburg, South Africa, 1957 - 1959; secretary and political officer in
Kinshasa, Congo, 1960 - 1962; officer in charge of Congolese political affairs
in Washington, 1962 - 1964; consul general in Zanzibar, 1964 - 1965; and
counselor for political affairs in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1965 - 1969. Mr.
Carlucci was appointed Director of the Office of Economic Opportunity in
December of 1970, after having served as Assistant Director of OEO since 1969.
He was then appointed Associate Director of the Office of Management and Budget
and was later appointed Deputy Director. For the next 2 years, until 1974, Mr.
Carlucci served as Under Secretary of the Department of Health, Education, and
Welfare, followed by appointment as Ambassador to
Appointment of Four Delegates to the National White House Conference on Small Business
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.
Brooks, is owner of H&B Tree Co. in
J. Casey, is owner of Robert J. Casey and Co. in
is a CPA in private practice in
Sauer-Sandage, is president, Sandage
Advertising and Marketing, Inc., in
Appointment of Norman Clinton Roberts as a Member of the International Whaling Commission
The President today announced his intention to appoint Norman Clinton Roberts to be a member of the International Whaling Commission. He replaces Christian A. Herter, Jr.
Roberts is an investment counselor with Morgan, Olmstead, Kennedy and Gardner
Dr. Roberts graduated from