July 31, 1984

The President today announced his intention to appoint James S. Stockdale to be a member of the National Voluntary Service Advisory Council. He will succeed Roy Pfautch.

Since 1983 Mr. Stockdale has been deputy secretary of the California Health & Welfare Agency in Sacramento, CA. Previously he was Deputy Under Secretary for Intergovernmental Affairs at the Department of Health and Human Services. He was executive director of the California Reagan-Bush campaign in 1980; political director of Citizens for the Republic in 1978 - 1979; and manager, State and local government affairs, Phillip Morris, Inc., in New York City (1977).

He graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College (B.A.) in St. Peter, MN, and the University of South Dakota School of Law (J.D., 1972). He is married, has three children, and resides in Carmichael, CA. He was born December 16, 1937, in Pierre, SD.