Nomination of Howard W. Cannon To Be a Member of the Board of Trustees of the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation

 

February 2, 1988

 

The President today announced his intention to nominate Howard W. Cannon to be a member of the Board of Trustees of the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation for a term of 4 years. This is a new position.

 

Mr. Cannon is currently president of Howard W. Cannon & Associates in Washington, DC. Prior to this he was a United States Senator from Nevada, 1958 - 1984. He served in the United States Air Force from 1941 to 1946 and received several awards: Distinguished Flying Cross Air Medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters, Purple Heart, European Theatre Ribbon with eight Battle Stars, and the French Croix de Guerre with Silver Star.

 

Mr. Cannon graduated from Arizona State College (B.E., 1933) and the University of Arizona (LL.B., 1937). He was born January 26, 1912, in St. George, UT. Mr. Cannon is married, has two children, and resides in McLean, VA.

 

Designation of Michael W. Grebe as a Member of the Board of Visitors to the United States Military Academy

 

February 2, 1988

 

The President today announced his intention to designate Michael W. Grebe to be a member of the Board of Visitors to the United States Military Academy, Department of the Army, for a term expiring December 30, 1990. This is a reappointment.

 

Since 1970 Mr. Grebe has been a partner with Foley & Lardner in Milwaukee, WI. Prior to this Mr. Grebe was a captain in the U.S. Army, 1962 - 1967.

 

Mr. Grebe graduated from the United States Military Academy (B.S., 1962) and the University of Michigan (J.D., 1970). He was born on October 25, 1945, in Peoria, IL. He is married, has two children, and resides in Mequon, WI.