Appointments, April 15, 1986

Appointment of H. Monroe Browne as a Member of the President's Commission on White House Fellowships

April 15, 1986

The President today announced his intention to appoint H. Monroe Browne to be a member of the President's Commission on White House Fellowships. This is an initial appointment.

Mr. Browne is currently a self-employed businessman in San Francisco, who recently served as United States Ambassador to New Zealand in 1981 - 1985. He was president and chief executive officer of the Institute for Contemporary Studies in San Francisco in 1976 - 1981. And previously, he served as management representative on the first appeals board of the California Occupational Safety and Health Administration, 1972 - 1974; as president of Browne Cattle Co., Inc., 1948 - 1981; and as president of Hartman Concrete Materials Co., 1950 - 1970.

Mr. Browne graduated from the University of California at Los Angeles (A.B., 1939). He is married, has three children, and resides in San Francisco, CA. He was born May 9, 1917, in Long Beach, CA.

Appointment of William C. Doherty, Jr., as a Member of the Presidential Task Force on Project Economic Justice

April 15, 1986

The President today announced his intention to appoint William C. Doherty, Jr., to be a member of the Presidential Task Force on Project Economic Justice. This is an initial appointment.

Mr. Doherty is currently executive director of the American Institute for Free Labor Development, a position he has held since 1965. Previously, he was director of the institute's social projects department, 1962 - 1965; inter-American representative of the Postal, Telegraph, and Telephone International (PITTI) in Latin America, 1955 - 1962; and assistant director of the regional activities department of the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (ICFTU) in Brussels, 1952 - 1955.

Mr. Doherty graduated from Catholic University (B.A., 1951). He is married, has eight children, and resides in McLean, VA. Mr. Doherty was born December 26, 1926, in Cincinnati, OH.