Nomination of Edward H. Fleischman To Be a Member of the Securities and Exchange Commission

April 23, 1987

The President today announced his intention to nominate Edward H. Fleischman to be a member of the Securities and Exchange Commission for the term expiring June 5, 1992. This is a reappointment.

Mr. Fleischman has been serving as a member of the Securities and Exchange Commission since 1985. Prior to this, he was a partner with Gaston, Snow, Beekman & Bogue law firm in New York, NY, 1959 - 1985.

Mr. Fleischman graduated from Harvard College (B.A., 1953) and Columbia Law School (LL.B., 1959). He served in the U.S. Army, 1953 - 56. Mr. Fleischman was born June 25, 1932, in Cambridge, MA. He is married, has two children, and resides in Washington, DC.