February 2, 1988

The President today announced his intention to nominate Frances Mathews to be a member of the National Advisory Council on Educational Research and Improvement for a term expiring September 30, 1990. She would succeed Elaine Y. Schadler.

Mrs. Mathews was a talk show host for KCSJ Radio in Pueblo, CO, 1983 - 1984. Prior to this she was communications clerk for the Wyoming House of Representatives for one session. She was a reporter and then editor for the Guernsey Gazette in Guernsey, WY.

Mrs. Mathews graduated from Montana State University (B.S., 1954). She was born December 24, 1932, in Deer Lodge, MT. She is married, has three children, and resides in Pueblo.