Nomination of Jane A. Kenny To Be Deputy Director of ACTION

 

April 26, 1988

 

The President today announced his intention to nominate Jane A. Kenny to be Deputy Director of ACTION. She would succeed Henry M. Ventura.

 

Since 1986 Miss Kenny has been Director of VISTA and Student Community Service Programs at ACTION in Washington, DC. Prior to this she was Director of the Executive Secretariat at the General Services Administration, 1985 - 1986. She worked for the Office of the Vice President as a Special Assistant, 1984 - 1985, and was Executive Director of the Regulatory Secretariat, 1982 - 1984. She also worked for the 1981 Presidential Inaugural Committee and the 1980 Reagan-Bush campaign.

 

Miss Kenny graduated from the College of New Rochelle (B.A., 1967) and American University (M.P.A., 1977). She was born October 5, 1945, in Hartford, CT, and currently resides in Arlington, VA.

 

Nomination of Wendy Monson DeMocker To Be an Assistant Secretary of Transportation

 

April 26, 1988

 

The President today announced his intention to nominate Wendy Monson DeMocker to be an Assistant Secretary of Transportation (Public Affairs). She would succeed Dale A. Petroskey.

 

Since 1987 Mrs. DeMocker has been Press Secretary to the Secretary at the Department of Transportation in Washington, DC, and Director of Public Affairs for the Federal Railroad Administration at the Department of Transportation, 1983 - 1987. Prior to this she was assistant press secretary to Senator David Durenberger, 1980 - 1983.

 

Mrs. DeMocker graduated from the University of Minnesota (B.A., 1979). She was born October 4, 1957, in Virginia, MN. She is married and resides in Oakton, VA.

 

Appointment of George F. Moody as a Member of the Board of Governors of the American National Red Cross, and Redesignation as Principal Officer

 

April 26, 1988

 

The President today announced his intention to appoint George F. Moody to serve as a Governor on the Board of Governors of the American National Red Cross for a term of 3 years. This is a reappointment. He will also be redesignated to act as the principal officer of the corporation.

 

Since 1980 Mr. Moody has been president and chief executive officer for the Security Pacific Corp. in Los Angeles, CA. Since 1969 Mr. Moody has served Security Pacific National Bank in various capacities: as executive vice president, vice chairman, president and chief executive officer. Mr. Moody has also served as chairman and principal officer of the American National Red Cross, the Board of Governors, and the Executive Committee since 1985 and was vice chairman in 1984.

 

Mr. Moody attended Riverside City College. He was born July 28, 1930, in Riverside, CA. He is married, has four children, and resides in Whittier, CA.

 

Appointment of Al Cardenas as a Member of the Board of Directors of the Federal National Mortgage Association

 

April 26, 1988

 

The President today announced his intention to appoint Al Cardenas to be a member of the Board of Directors of the Federal National Mortgage Association for a term ending on the date of the annual meeting of the stockholders in 1989. This is a reappointment.

 

Since 1987 Mr. Cardenas has been senior partner with the law firm of Greenburg, Traurig, Askew, Hoffman, Lipoff, Rosen, and Quentel, P.A. in Miami, FL. Prior to this he was a partner with the law firm of Broad and Cassel.

 

Mr. Cardenas graduated from Florida Atlantic University (B.A., 1969) and Seton Hall University (J.D., 1974). He was born January 3, 1948, in Havana, Cuba. Mr. Cardenas is married, has four children, and resides in Miami, FL.

 

Nomination of Marian North Koonce To Be a Member of the National Council on the Handicapped

 

April 26, 1988

 

The President today announced his intention to nominate Marian North Koonce to be a member of the National Council on the Handicapped for a term expiring September 23, 1990. This is a reappointment.

 

From 1945 to 1980, Mrs. Koonce was an independent operator for Real Estate Management in Santa Barbara, CA.

 

Mrs. Koonce attended the University of Texas. She was born August 11, 1924, in Yoakum, TX. She is married, has six children, and resides in Santa Barbara, CA.