January 30, 1987

The President today announced his intention to designate Richard W. Goldberg, Deputy Under Secretary of Agriculture for International and Commodity Programs, to be a member of the Board of Directors of the Rural Telephone Bank, Department of Agriculture. He would succeed Frank W. Naylor, Jr.

Since 1983 Mr. Goldberg has been Deputy Under Secretary at the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Previously he was president of the Goldberg Feed & Grain Co. He graduated from the University of Miami (B.B.A., 1950; J.D., 1952). Mr. Goldberg was born September 23, 1927, in Fargo, ND.