Appointment of Richard W. Kazmaier, Jr., as a Member of the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports, and Designation as Chairman

 

January 28, 1988

 

The President today announced his intention to appoint Richard W. Kazmaier, Jr. to be a member of the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports. He would succeed George Allen. Upon appointment, he will be designated Chairman.

 

Since 1975 Mr. Kazmaier has been president of Kazmaier Associates, Inc., in Concord, MA. Prior to this he was general manager of the sports division of Kendall Co., in Boston, 1971 - 1975. He was president of L&R Industries, Inc., 1969 - 1970. Mr. Kazmaier has received numerous honors and awards in the field of football: All American, 1950 - 1951; Heisman trophy, 1951; Maxwell trophy, 1951; Football Hall of Fame, 1966.

 

Mr. Kazmaier graduated from Princeton University (A.B., 1952) and Harvard University (M.B.A., 1954). He served in the United States Navy, 1954 - 1963. He was born November 23, 1930, in Toledo, OH. He is married, has six children, and resides in Key Largo, FL.

 

Nomination of Nanette Fabray MacDougall To Be a Member of the National Council on the Handicapped

 

January 28, 1988

 

The President today announced his intention to nominate Nanette Fabray MacDougall to be a member of the National Council on the Handicapped for a term expiring September 17, 1990. This is a reappointment.

 

Mrs. MacDougall is an actress. She is also active in organizations benefiting the hearing handicapped and other disabled persons. She serves on the boards of the National Captioning Institute, the Better Hearing Institute in Washington, DC, the Ear Research Institute, and the Museum of Science and Industry in Los Angeles. She is past chairman of the National Easter Seal Society for Crippled Children, the National Mental Health Association, and the National Advisory Committee for Education of the Deaf. She has received many awards for her service, including the President's Distinguished Service Award in 1971 and the Eleanor Roosevelt Humanitarian Award in 1964.

 

Mrs. MacDougall has one child and resides in Pacific Palisades, CA. She was born October 27, 1920, in San Diego, CA.