Appointment of Ralph L. Stanley as Executive Director of the National White House Conference on Small Business

June 20, 1986

The President today announced his intention to appoint Ralph L. Stanley to be Executive Director of the National White House Conference on Small Business. He will continue to serve as Urban Mass Transportation Administrator, a position he has held since 1983. He would succeed Jack L. Court- emanche.

Previously, he was Chief of Staff, Office of the Secretary, Department of Transportation, 1983; assistant, White House Office of Communications, 1982; and associate in the Washington office of Bracewell and Patterson, a law firm based in Houston, TX.

Mr. Stanley graduated from Princeton University (B.A., 1974) and Georgetown University Law Center (J.D., 1979). He is married and resides in Alexandria, VA. Mr. Stanley was born September 13, 1951, in Teaneck, NJ.