Appointment of Mary Kathryn Dewhirst as Special Assistant to the President for Public Liaison
The President today announced the appointment of Mary Kathryn Dewhirst to be Special Assistant to the President for Public Liaison.
August of 1987 Miss Dewhirst has been Associate Director
of the Office of Public Liaison. Prior to her appointment to the White House,
she was Special Assistant to the Assistant Secretary for Governmental Affairs,
Department of Transportation, 1985 - 1987. Miss Dewhirst served as staff assistant to U.S. Senate Assistant
Majority Leader Ted Stevens, as well as his political designee, and special
assistant to the chief of staff, 1981 - 1985. Before joining Senator Stevens'
staff, Miss Dewhirst was employed by
Dewhirst graduated from
Appointment of John C.
Shepherd as a Member of the
The President today appointed John C. Shepherd to be a member of the Lower Mississippi Delta Development Commission. This is a new position.
1979 Mr. Shepherd has been with Shepherd, Sandberg, and