June 5, 1984

The President today announced his intention to nominate George Nesterczuk to be Deputy Director of the United States Information Agency. He would succeed Leslie Lenkowsky.

Since 1981 he has been with the Office of Personnel Management and is presently serving as Associate Director for Workforce and Effectiveness Development. From 1977 to 1981, he was scientific consultant and senior scientist for EG & G Washington Analytical Services Center, Inc. At that time he also served as a consultant for the Ukrainian National Information Service in Washington, DC. He was vice president and chief scientist for Atlantic Science Corp. from 1972 to 1977.

He is a member of the American Astronomical Society, the American Geophysical Union, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and the New York Academy of Science.

He graduated from Cornell University (B.A., 1967) and the University of Maryland (M.S., 1971). He is presently a candidate for a Ph.D. at the University of Maryland. He is married and resides in Greenbelt, MD. He was born May 21, 1945, in Asch, West Germany.