March 16, 1988

The President today announced his intention to appoint Craig O. McCaw to be a member of the President's National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee. He would succeed M. Kenneth Oshman.

Since 1985 Mr. McCaw has been chairman and chief executive officer for McCaw Communications Co. in Kirkland, WA, and president and chief executive officer, 1970 - 1985. Mr. McCaw has been District I director for the National Cable Television Association (NCTA) Board of Directors, a member of NCTA's State-local government committee, and a member of State Cable Associations in Washington.

Mr. McCaw graduated from Stanford University (B.A., 1973). He was born August 11, 1949, in Centralia, WA. He is married and currently resides in Bellevue, WA.