Nomination of Earl E. Gjelde To Be Under Secretary of the Interior
The President today announced his intention to nominate Earl E. Gjelde to be Under Secretary of the Interior. He would succeed Ann Dore McLaughlin.
Gjelde has been Chief Operating Officer at the
Department of the Interior since February 1987. Prior to this he was Counselor
to the Secretary of the Interior, 1985 - 1987. He was Chief Operating Officer
and Special Assistant for Policy and Programs at the Department of Energy,
Washington, DC, 1982-1985. He was Acting Administrator and Deputy Administrator
at Bonneville Power Administration in
Gjelde graduated from
Nomination of Melvin N.A. Peterson To Be Chief Scientist of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
The President today announced his intention to nominate Melvin N.A. Peterson to be Chief Scientist of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration at the Department of Commerce. This is a new position.
1971 Mr. Peterson has been director and principal investigator, Deep Sea
Drilling Project at Scripps Institute of Oceanography,
Peterson graduated from