Appointment of C. Dean McGrath, Jr., as Associate Counsel to the President

July 8, 1986

The President today announced the appointment of C. Dean McGrath, Jr., to be Associate Counsel to the President.

Since 1979 Mr. McGrath has been an attorney-adviser, Office of the General Counsel, Department of the Treasury. In 1981 he served as a Special Assistant United States Attorney (Civil Division), United States Attorney's Office, in the District of Columbia.

Mr. McGrath graduated from Duke University (B.A., 1975), the University of Nebraska College of Law (J.D., 1978), and the National War College (1985). He was born May 27, 1953, in Chicago, IL, and resides in Alexandria, VA.

Appointment of J. Michael Shepherd as Associate Counsel to the President

July 8, 1986

The President today announced the appointment of J. Michael Shepherd to be Associate Counsel to the President.

Since 1984 Mr. Shepherd has been a Deputy Assistant Attorney General in the Office of Legal Policy, United States Department of Justice. He was a special assistant to the Assistant Attorney General in the Office of Legal Policy, Department of Justice, 1982 - 1984; associate, McCutchen, Doyle, Brown & Enersen, San Francisco, CA, 1980 - 1982; and assistant director, policy coordination, Reagan-Bush Presidential transition team, 1980 - 1981.

Mr. Shepherd graduated from Stanford University (B.A., 1977) and the University of Michigan School of Law (J.D., 1980). He is married, has one child, and resides in Bethesda, MD. Mr. Shepherd was born August 1, 1955, in St. Louis, MO.

Appointment of Two Members of the Advisory Committee for Trade Negotiations

July 8, 1986

The President today announced his intention to appoint the following individuals to be Members of the Advisory Committee for Trade Negotiations for terms of 2 years:

Roger J. Baccigaluppi, of California. Mr. Baccigaluppi is president and chief executive officer of the California Almond Growers Exchange in Sacramento. He graduated from the University of California at Berkeley (B.S., 1956) and Columbia University (M.S., 1957). Mr. Baccigaluppi is married, has four children, and resides in Sacramento. He was born March 17, 1934, in New York City.

Owen Bieber, of Michigan. Mr. Bieber is president of the International Union of the United Auto Workers in Detroit, a position he has held since 1983. He is married, has five children, and resides in Southfield. Mr. Bieber was born December 28, 1929, in North Dorr, MI.