Appointment of Philip
Abrams as a Member of the United States Holocaust Memorial Council
October 26, 1987
President today announced his intention to appoint Philip Abrams to be a member
of the United States Holocaust Memorial Council for a term expiring January
He would succeed A. Arthur Davis.
1984 Mr. Abrams has been the president of Philip Abrams and Associates, Inc.,
in Englewood, CO. Prior to this, he
was Under Secretary, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, 1983 -
1984, and Assistant Secretary for Housing -- Federal Housing Commissioner, 1982
Abrams graduated from Williams College (B.A., 1961) and served
in the U.S. Navy, 1961 - 1965. Mr. Abrams was born November
in Boston, MA. He is married, has
three children, and resides in Littleton, CO.