Nomination of Hershey Gold To Be a Member of the United States Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy

 

December 11, 1987

 

The President today announced his intention to nominate Hershey Gold to be a member of the United States Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy for a term expiring July 1, 1990. This is a reappointment.

 

Since 1978 Mr. Gold has been chairman of the board of Super Yarn Mart in Los Angeles, CA, and president from 1955 to 1978.

 

Mr. Gold was born August 21, 1920, in Chicago, IL. He is married, has two children, and resides in Beverly Hills, CA.

 

Nomination of Susan Wing To Be a Member of the Federal Communications Commission

 

December 11, 1987

 

The President today announced his intention to nominate Susan Wing to be a member of the Federal Communications Commission for the remainder of the term expiring June 30, 1988, she would succeed Mary Ann Weyforth Dawson, and for an additional term of 5 years from July 1, 1988. This is a reappointment.

 

Since 1979 Mrs. Wing has been an attorney with Hogan & Hartson in Washington, DC. Prior to this she was executive assistant to the Director for the Council on Wage and Price Stability in Washington, DC, 1976 - 1978. Mrs. Wing was Special Assistant to the Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs at the U.S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare in Washington, DC, 1973 - 1976. She was creative director for S.P. Wright Advertising in Springfield, IL, 1972 - 1973. From 1969 to 1972, she was press assistant to Illinois Governor Richard B. Ogilvie in Springfield.

 

Mrs. Wing graduated from Spring Hill College (B.A., 1969), Sangamon State University (M.A., 1969), and Georgetown University Law Center (J.D., 1978). She was born January 28, 1947, in Dallas, TX. She is married and resides in Bethesda, MD. 

 

Nomination of J. Wade Gilley To Be a Member of the National Advisory Council on Educational Research and Improvement

 

December 11, 1987

 

The President today announced his intention to nominate J. Wade Gilley to be a member of the National Advisory Council on Educational Research and Improvement for a term expiring September 30, 1990. He would succeed Gwyneth Gayman.

 

Since 1981 Mr. Gilley has been senior vice president for George Mason University in Fairfax, VA. Prior to this he was secretary of education for the State of Virginia, 1978 - 1981. Mr. Gilley was president and professor of engineering for Bluefield State College in West Virginia, 1975 - 1978.

 

Mr. Gilley graduated from Virginia Polytechnic Institute (B.S., 1961; M.S., 1964; Ph.D., 1966). He was born August 15, 1938, in Fries, VA. Mr. Gilley is married, and has two children, and resides in Vienna, VA.

 

Appointment of Warren Keating Hendriks, Jr., as a Member of the Advisory Committee on Federal Pay

 

December 11, 1987

 

The President today announced his intention to appoint Warren Keating Hendriks, Jr., to be member of the Advisory Committee on Federal Pay for the remainder of the term expiring January 20, 1988, he would succeed Frank G. Zarb, and for a term expiring January 20, 1994. This is a reappointment.

 

Since 1977 Mr. Hendriks has been vice president for corporate relations at Aon Corp. in Evanston, IL. Prior to this he served for 7 years in various capacities on the White House staff during the administration of Presidents Nixon and Ford. He was Special Assistant to the President and Director of the Office of Presidential Spokesmen at the White House, Washington, DC, 1975 - 1976, and Associate Director and Deputy Director of the Office of Intergovernmental Relations for the Domestic Council, 1973 - 1975. Prior to those positions, he was the Deputy to the Director and Staff Secretary of the Council.

 

Mr. Hendriks graduated from Rippon College (B.A., 1963). He served in the U.S. Army, 1963 - 1969. Mr. Hendriks was born October 14, 1941, in Chicago, IL. He has two children and resides in Evanston, IL.

 

Appointment of Gloria Sherwood as a Member of the Federal Council on the Aging

 

December 11, 1987

 

The President today announced his intention to appoint Gloria Sherwood to be a member of the Federal Council on the Aging for a term of 3 years. She would succeed Nelda Ann Barton.

 

Since 1979 Ms. Sherwood has been manager for the residential leasing department at Merrill Lynch Realty Co. in Beverly Hills, CA, and is currently a psychotherapist at the Beverly Hills Mental Health Center. She joined Merrill Lynch Realty in 1976 and has served in various capacities: salesperson, leasing manager, vice president in the Merrill Lynch Co., and associate manager.

 

Ms. Sherwood graduated from UCLA (B.A., 1958) and the California Family Study Center (M.A., 1986). Ms. Sherwood was born December 15, 1936, in Los Angeles. She has three children and resides in Beverly Hills, CA.

 

Nomination of Frank G. Zarb To Be a Director of the Securities Investor Protection Corporation

 

December 11, 1987

 

The President today announced his intention to nominate Frank G. Zarb to be a Director of the Securities Investor Protection Corporation for a term expiring December 31, 1989. He would succeed James W. Fuller.

 

Since 1978 Mr. Zarb has been a senior partner with Lazard Freres and Company in New York, NY. Prior to this, he served concurrently as Administrator for the Federal Energy Administration in Washington, DC, 1974 - 1977; Executive Director of the Energy Resources Council; and Assistant to the President of the United States for Energy Affairs, 1974 - 1977. Mr. Zarb was Associate Director of the Office of Management and Budget in Washington, DC, 1973 - 1974. He also served as Assistant Secretary at the Department of Labor in Washington, DC, 1971 - 1972.

 

Mr. Zarb graduated from Hofstra University (B.B.A., 1957; M.B.A., 1961). He was born February 17, 1935, in Brooklyn, NY. He served in the U.S. Army, 1957, and the U.S. Army Reserve, 1957 - 1964. Mr. Zarb is married, has two children, and resides in New York, NY.