Reagan Library Closure

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Notice to NARA Researchers and FOIA Requestors

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and pursuant to guidance received from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), NARA has adjusted its normal operations to balance the need of completing its mission-critical work while also adhering to the recommended social distancing for the safety of our staff.  As a result of this re-prioritization of activities, you may experience a delay in receiving an initial acknowledgment as well as a substantive response to your reference or FOIA request or appeal.  We apologize for this inconvenience and appreciate your understanding and patience.  Read more on how NARA is addressing COVID-19 (coronavirus)


Appointment of Jerry J. Naylor as a Member of the National Commission for Employment Policy

June 9, 1988

The President today announced his intention to appoint Jerry J. Naylor to be a member of the National Commission for Employment Policy for a term expiring September 30, 1991. This is a reappointment.

Since 1985 Mr. Naylor has been president of International Syndications, Inc., and senior vice president for corporate development of Newslink, Inc., in Agoura, CA. Prior to this he was president of the Jerry Naylor Co., 1982 - 1985. Mr. Naylor is a veteran of the entertainment industry. He was a member of the rock group Buddy Holly and the Crickets and became lead singer after the death of Buddy Holly in 1959.

Mr. Naylor attended the University of Maryland. He served in the United States Army, 1957 - 1958. He was born March 6, 1939, in Erath County, TX. Mr. Naylor is married, has three children, and resides in Agoura, CA.