Nominations, March 26, 1986

Nomination of Roger Milton Olsen To Be an Assistant Attorney General

March 26, 1986

The President today announced his intention to nominate Roger Milton Olsen to be an Assistant Attorney General (Tax Division), Department of Justice. He would succeed Glenn L. Archer, Jr.

Since 1983 Mr. Olsen has been serving at the Department of Justice as Deputy Assistant Attorney General, Tax Division. Previously he served at Justice as Deputy Assistant Attorney General for the Criminal Division in 1981 - 1983. He was in the private practice of law in Washington, DC, in 1980 - 1981 and before that as a principal with Wickham & Craft, PC, in Washington, DC, in 1978 - 1980. He served as an associate with Hassard, Bonnington, Rogers & Huber and as adjunct professor at Golden Gate University in 1977. He was at the Department of Justice in 1972 - 1976 as trial attorney in the Tax Division.

He graduated from the University of California at Berkeley (A.B., 1964; J.D., 1968) and George Washington University (LL.M., 1977). He is married, has one child, and resides in Alexandria, VA. He was born April 27, 1942, in San Jose, CA.

Nomination of Sonia Landau To Be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting

March 26, 1986

The President today announced his intention to nominate Sonia Landau to be a member of the Board of Directors of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting for a term expiring March 26, 1991. This is a reappointment.

Ms. Landau has been a member of the board of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting since 1981 and is presently serving as Chairman. She served on the Presidential transition team on the National Endowment for the Arts in 1981. Previously she was executive director of the New York State Republican Finance Committee in 1980. In 1978 - 1979 she was employed with J. Walter Thompson, in London, England. She was director of corporate affairs for the Dreyfus Corp. in New York City in 1977 - 1978.

She graduated from the University of Denver (B.A., 1958). She is married, has two children, and resides in New York City. She was born July 14, 1937, in Wichita, KS.

Nomination of Four Members of the National Council on the Handicapped

March 26, 1986

The President today announced his intention to nominate the following individuals to be members of the National Council on the Handicapped for terms expiring September 17, 1988:

John F. Mills will succeed Robert V. Bush. Mr. Mills is retired senior vice president of the Tobacco Institute in Washington, DC. He attended the University of Wisconsin. He is married, has four children, and resides in Arlington, VA. He was born September 14, 1920, in Milwaukee, WI.

Robert S. Muller will succeed Hunt Hamill. Mr. Muller is administrator for human services at Steelcase, Inc., in Grand Rapids, MI. He graduated from Aquinas College (B.S., 1974). He is married, has three children, and resides in Grandview, MI. He was born June 22, 1941, in Grand Rapids.

Brenda Premo will succeed Henry Viscardi, Jr. Ms. Premo is executive director of the Dayle McIntosh Center for the Disabled in Garden Grove, CA. She graduated from California State University at Long Beach (B.A., 1975). She was born February 4, 1952, in Longhead, CA, and now resides in Stanton, CA.

Phyllis D. Zlotnick will succeed R. Budd Gould. Ms. Zlotnick is a legislative consultant to the Office of Protection and Advocacy for the State of Connecticut in Hartford. She attended the University of California at Riverside. She was born August 27, 1942, in Hartford, CT, and now resides in West Hartford.