December 30, 1981

The President today announced his intention to select the following individuals to be members of the Board of Directors of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation:

Crete B. Harvey, is owner and operator of Harvey Arabian Farms in Sterling, Ill. Her farming interest began in 1961 with the purchase of a horse farm, then expanded to include grain and livestock production. She was born July 10, 1929, in Butte, Mont.

Samuel H. Hellenbrand, is vice president of real estate operations of International Telephone and Telegraph Corp. and has held that position since 1971. He was vice president for real estate and industrial development for the Penn Central Corp. in 1968 - 71. He was born November 11, 1916, in New York.

Frank W. Jenkins, is an attorney in Ambler, Pa. He was a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives and serves on the board of the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority. He was born May 8, 1926, in Philadelphia, Pa.

Ralph Thomas Kerchum, is a transportation consultant in Oakland, Calif. He has also served with the National Park Service since 1955. He was born November 12, 1911, in Oakland.