Appointment of Richard Anderson Ware as a Member of the Board of Foreign Scholarships

 

January 6, 1989

 

The President today announced his intention to appoint Richard Anderson Ware to be a member of the Board of Foreign Scholarships for the remainder of the term expiring September 22, 1990. He would succeed M.E. Bradford.

 

Since 1984 Mr. Ware has been president emeritus of the Earhart Foundation. Previously he was president of the Earhart Foundation in Ann Arbor, MI, 1971 - 1984.

 

Mr. Ware graduated from Lehigh University (B.A., 1941) and Wayne State University (M.P.A., 1943). He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps from 1943 to 1946. He was born November 7, 1919, in New York, NY. He is married, has three children, and currently resides in Intervale, NH.

 

Appointment of William J. Crowe, Jr., as a Governor on the Board of Governors of the American National Red Cross

 

January 6, 1989

 

The President today announced his intention to appoint Adm. William J. Crowe, Jr., to be a Governor on the Board of Governors of the American National Red Cross for a term of 3 years. This is a reappointment.

 

Admiral Crowe has served as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff at the Pentagon in Washington, DC, since 1985. Prior to this, he was commander in chief of the allied forces in the Pacific, 1983, and in Southern Europe, 1980. Admiral Crowe was Deputy Chief of Naval Operations at the Department of the Navy, 1977 - 1980, and Commander of the Middle East Force in Bahrain, 1976 - 1977. He has served in the U.S. Navy since 1946.

 

Admiral Crowe graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy (B.S., 1946); Stanford University (M.A., 1956); and Princeton University (Ph.D., 1965). He was born January 2, 1925, in La Grange, KY. He is married, has three children, and resides in Fort Myer, VA.

 

Appointment of William Joseph Baroody, Jr., as a Member of the Board of Trustees of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, and Designation as Chairman

 

January 6, 1989

 

The President today announced his intention to appoint William Joseph Baroody, Jr., to be a member of the Board of Trustees of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars at the Smithsonian Institution for a term expiring October 23, 1994. This is a reappointment. Upon appointment he will be redesignated Chairman.

 

Since 1986 Mr. Baroody has been chairman of Foreign Exchange Management, Inc., in Washington, DC. Prior to this he was president of the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research, 1978 - 1986, and executive vice president, 1977 - 1978. He was an Assistant to the President at the White House, 1974 - 1976, and a Special Assistant to the President, 1973 - 1974. From 1969 to 1973, he served as an Assistant to the Secretary of Defense.

 

Mr. Baroody graduated from Holy Cross College (A.B., 1959). He served in the U.S. Navy, 1959 - 1961. He was born November 5, 1937, in Manchester, NH, and currently resides in Alexandria, VA.

 

Appointment of Mary L. Walker as a United States Commissioner of the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission

 

January 6, 1989

 

The President today announced his intention to appoint Mary L. Walker to be a U.S. Commissioner of the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission. She would succeed Wymberley Coerr.

 

Since 1988 Ms. Walker has been a special consultant to the chairman of the Law Engineering Co. in Atlanta, GA. Prior to this she was an Assistant Secretary of Environment, Safety and Health at the Department of Energy, 1985 - 1987, and Deputy Solicitor at the Department of the Interior, 1984 - 1985.

 

Ms. Walker graduated from the University of California at Berkeley (A.B., 1970) and Boston University Law School (J.D., 1973). She was born December 1, 1948, in Dayton, OH. She is married, has one child, and resides in Honolulu, HI.