Nomination of Marshall Turner, Jr., To Be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting

April 21, 1987

The President today announced his intention to nominate Marshall Turner, Jr., to be a member of the Board of Directors of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting for a term expiring March 26, 1992. He would succeed Richard Brookhiser.

Mr. Turner is currently a general partner with Taylor & Turner Associates, Ltd., in San Francisco. From 1975 to 1980, he served as chief executive officer at Liquid Crystal Technology, Inc.

Mr. Turner graduated from Stanford University (B.S., 1964; M.S., 1965) and Harvard University (M.B.A., 1970). He served in the U.S. Public Health Service, 1966 - 1968. Mr. Turner was born October 10, 1941, in Santa Monica, CA. He is married, has three children, and resides in Belvedere, CA.