October 7, 1987

The President today announced his intention to nominate Kathleen C. Bailey to be an Assistant Director of the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency (Bureau of Nuclear and Weapons Control). She would succeed Lewis A. Dunn.

Since 1986 Mrs. Bailey has been Deputy Assistant Secretary for Research and Interdepartmental Affairs (Bureau of Intelligence and Research) at the Department of State. Prior to this she was Deputy Director and Acting Director of the Office of Research at the United States Information Agency, from 1983 to 1985. Mrs. Bailey was founder and president of International Ventures Consultants in San Francisco, CA, from 1981 to 1983.

Mrs. Bailey graduated from the University of Illinois (B.A., 1971; M.A. 1972; Ph.D., 1976). She was born January 5, 1949, in Dallas, TX. Mrs. Bailey is married and resides in Arlington, VA.