Appointment of Three Members of the National Council on Vocational Education

July 9, 1987

The President today announced his intention to appoint the following individuals to be members of the National Council on Vocational Education for terms expiring January 17, 1990:

George Johnston Ames, of Texas. This is a reappointment. Since 1977 Mr. Ames has been president of A.S.A. Properties, Inc., in San Antonio, TX. Prior to this he served as president of Sweeney & Co., Inc., 1977 - 1983. Mr. Ames graduated from Trinity University in San Antonio (B.A., 1967). He served in the U.S. Army, 1965 - 1972. Mr. Ames was born July 28, 1940, in Gladewater, TX. He is married, has two children, and resides in San Antonio.

Michael R. Farley, of Arizona. Since 1965 Mr. Farley has been president of Farley and Associates in Tucson, AZ. He graduated from the University of Arizona (B.S., 1967). Mr. Farley served in the U.S. Army, 1967 - 1969. He was born March 6, 1944, in Los Angeles, CA. Mr. Farley is married, has three children, and resides in Tucson, AZ.

Mary S. Pyle, of Mississippi. This is a reappointment. Since 1985 Mrs. Pyle has been the coordinator of training and personnel development in the merchandising division of the Mississippi Power Co. Prior to this she served as the supervisor of consumer marketing at the Mississippi Power Co., 1982 - 1985. Mrs. Pyle graduated from Southwest Junior College (A.A., 1967) and the University of Southern Mississippi (B.S., 1969). She was born March 27, 1948, in Magnolia, MS. Mrs. Pyle is married and resides in Gulfport, MS.