Appointment of M.B.
Oglesby, Jr., as Assistant to the President and Deputy Chief of Staff
June 28, 1988
President today announced the appointment of M.B. Oglesby, Jr., to be Assistant
to the President and Deputy Chief of Staff, effective July
He would succeed Kenneth M. Duberstein.
Oglesby is currently vice chairman of the board of Hecht, Spencer &
Oglesby, Inc., government relations representatives in Washington, DC. He joined the firm in
March 1986, having come from the White House, where he served as Assistant to
the President for Legislative Affairs. Previously, he served as minority staff
associate for the House Energy and Commerce Committee, dealing principally with
railroad, environmental, and commerce-related legislation. Mr. Oglesby also
served as deputy director and acting director of the State of Illinois
Washington office and as executive assistant to Congressman Edward Madigan (R -
IL). Prior to coming to Washington, he served in Illinois
State Government as an assistant to Governor Richard Ogilvie
and as executive assistant to the speaker of the house. Mr. Oglesby also spent
3\1/2\ years in management positions with the Illinois Bell Telephone Co.
attended the University of Illinois in Champaign. He is married, resides
in Bethesda, MD, and was born October
in Flora, IL.
Appointment of John C.
Tuck as Assistant to the President and Director of the Office of the Chief of
June 28, 1988
President today appointed John C. Tuck as Assistant to the President and
Director of the Office of the Chief of Staff.
April 1987 Mr. Tuck has been serving as Deputy Assistant to the President and
Executive Assistant to the Chief of Staff. Prior to this, he served as Deputy
Assistant to the President for Legislative Affairs from October 1986 to April
1987 and Special Assistant to the President for Legislative Affairs from March
1986 to October 1986. He was assistant secretary for the majority, United
States Senate, 1981 - 1986. He also serves as a member of the President's
Commission on White House Fellowships.
Tuck graduated from Georgetown University, School of Foreign Service (B.S., 1967). He served
in the U.S. Navy, 1968 - 1973, and was detailed to the White House as a social
aide from September 1971 to December 1972. He is a commander in the Naval reserve. He was born May
in Dayton, OH. Mr. Tuck is married to
the former Jane L. McDonough. They have three children, and they currently
reside in Arlington, VA.