December 7, 1981

The President today announced his intention to nominate Cathie A. Shattuck to be a member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for the term expiring July 1, 1985. She would succeed Ethel Bent Walsh.

Miss Shattuck is self-employed in the private practice of law, representing both plaintiffs and defendants in labor-employment related matters and business. She is also special hearing officer, State Personnel Board, State of Colorado. She is a lecturer and trainer in the field of employment and employee relations, including teaching courses for continuing legal education in Colorado, Inc. She has been a trial attorney for the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in Denver.

Previously Miss Shattuck was a law clerk, Office of the Attorney General, State of Nebraska, in 1969-70; assistant law librarian, Nebraska University College of Law, in 1967-70; and legislative aide to the speaker of the Nebraska Unicameral (Legislature).

She graduated from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln (B.A., 1967; J.D., 1970). She resides in Boulder, Colo., and was born July 18, 1945, in Salt Lake City, Utah.