March 10, 1986

The President today announced his intention to nominate Henry Bowen Frazier III to be a member of the Federal Labor Relations Authority for a term of 5 years expiring July 1, 1990. This is a reappointment.

Mr. Frazier has been a member of the Federal Labor Relations Authority since 1979 and served as Acting Chairman until December 11, 1985. Previously he served for 6 years as the Executive Director of the Federal Labor Relations Council. He joined the Council when it was established in 1970 as Chief of the Program Division and then served as Deputy Executive Director from September 1971 until his appointment as Executive Director in January 1973. Mr. Frazier previously spent 11 years in personnel administration with the Department of the Army. Immediately prior to joining the Federal Labor Relations Council, he was Chief of Civilian Personnel Policy and Civil Rights in the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Manpower.

He graduated from the University of Virginia (B.A., 1956), George Washington University Law School (J.D., 1967), and Georgetown University Graduate Law Center (LL.M., 1969). He is married and resides in Alexandria, VA. He was born August 9, 1934, in Bluefield, WV.