Nominations and Appointments, June 22, 1988
Nomination of Jack R. Stokvis To Be an Assistant Secretary of Housing and Urban Development
June 22, 1988
The President today announced his intention to nominate Jack R. Stokvis to be an Assistant Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (Community Planning and Development). He would succeed Alfred Clinton Moran.
Since 1981 Mr. Stokvis has been General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development for the Department of Housing and Urban Development in Washington, DC. Prior to this he was director of the department of planning and grants for the city of East Orange, NJ, 1980 - 1981. He has also been special project manager for the Great Falls National Historic District in New Jersey, 1976 - 1980; principal planner for the city of Paterson, 1975 - 1976; and a senior planner for Jersey City, 1973 - 1975.
Mr. Stokvis graduated from Union College (A.B., 1967) and received a master of urban planning degree from New York University in 1973. He was born December 10, 1944, in Hartford, CT. He is married, has two children, and resides in Arlington, VA.
Nomination of Maynard Wayne Glitman To Be United States Ambassador to Belgium
June 22, 1988
The President today announced his intention to nominate Maynard Wayne Glitman, of Vermont, a career member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Career Minister, as Ambassador to the Kingdom of Belgium. He would succeed Geoffrey Swaebe.
Mr. Glitman entered the Foreign Service in 1956. From 1956 to 1957, he was an economic officer in the Department of State and then was a fiscal and financial officer, 1957 - 1959. He was a consular and economic officer in Nassau, 1956 - 1961, and also in Ottawa, 1961 - 1965. He attended Atlantic affairs studies at the University of California (Berkeley) from 1965 to 1966. From 1967 to 1968, he was an international relations officer in the Department of State, following which he was detailed to the United Nations General Assembly in 1967 and to the National Security Council in 1968. From 1968 to 1973, he was a political officer in Paris. He returned to the Department of State to be Director of the Office of International Trade Policy and subsequently was a Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for International Trade Policy. He was then detailed to the Department of Defense, where he was Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs, 1976 - 1977. From 1977 to 1981, he was deputy chief of mission at the United States Mission to NATO in Brussels. He was then appointed Department of State representative and deputy negotiator to the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Negotiations, with the rank of Ambassador, in Geneva from 1981 to 1984. In 1984 Mr. Glitman was chief U.S. representative at the Mutual and Balanced Force Reduction (MBFR) Talks in Vienna. Since 1985 he has been the chief U.S. negotiator for Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces in Geneva.
Mr. Glitman graduated from the University of Illinois (B.A., 1955) and Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy (M.A., 1956). He was born December 8, 1933, in Chicago, IL. Mr. Glitman is married, has five children, and resides in Geneva, Switzerland.
Nomination of John Andrew Burroughs, Jr., To Be United States Ambassador to Uganda
June 22, 1988
The President today announced his intention to nominate John Andrew Burroughs, Jr., of Maryland, a career member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Counselor, as Ambassador to the Republic of Uganda. He would succeed Robert G. Houdek.
From 1960 to 1963, Mr. Burroughs was a passport examiner with the Department of State, and from 1963 to 1964, he was assistant chief of the special services branch of the Passport Office. From 1964 to 1966, he was administrative assistant in the Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs at the Department of State. He was an employee relations specialist in the Office of Civilian Manpower Management at the Department of the Navy, 1966 - 1970, and Special Assistant (Equal Opportunity) to the Assistant Secretary of the Navy, 1970 - 1977. He was Deputy Assistant Secretary for Equal Employment Opportunity at the Department of State, 1977 - 1981; U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Malawi, 1981 - 1984; and a foreign affairs fellow at the Joint Center for Political Studies, 1984 - 1985. Since 1985 Mr. Burroughs has been American Consul General in Cape Town, Republic of South Africa.
Mr. Burroughs graduated from the University of Iowa (B.A., 1959). He was born July 31, 1936, in Washington, DC. He is married and currently resides in Temple Hills, MD.
Nomination of Antonio Navarro To Be a Member of the Advisory Board for Radio Broadcasting to Cuba
June 22, 1988The President today announced his intention to nominate Antonio Navarro to be a member of the Advisory Board for Radio Broadcasting to Cuba for a term expiring October 27, 1991. This is a reappointment.
Since 1987 Mr. Navarro has been vice chairman of Jack Hilton, Inc., in New York City. Prior to this he was senior vice president and group executive at W.R. Grace & Co., 1982 - 1987.
Mr. Navarro graduated from Georgia Institute of Technology (B.S., 1944). He was born September 26, 1922, in Havana, Cuba. He is married, has three children, and resides in New York City.
Nomination of Clair W. Burgener To Be a Member of the Board for International Broadcasting
June 22, 1988
The President today announced his intention to nominate Clair W. Burgener to be a member of the Board for International Broadcasting for a term expiring April 28, 1991. This is a reappointment.
Since 1983 Mr. Burgener has been president of Burgener Properties in Rancho Santa Fe, CA. Prior to this he served as a Member of Congress in the House of Representatives from 1973 to 1983.
Mr. Burgener graduated from California State University (A.B., 1950). He was born December 5, 1921, in Vernal, UT. Mr. Burgener is married, has three children, and resides in Rancho Santa Fe, CA.
Appointment of Lucille Clarke Dumbrill as a Member of the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation
June 22, 1988
The President today announced his intention to appoint Lucille Clarke Dumbrill to be a member of the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation for a term expiring June 10, 1992. She would succeed Mimi Rodden.
Mrs. Dumbrill has been involved with numerous community, historical, and political organizations in the State of Wyoming. Mrs. Dumbrill graduated from the University of Wyoming (M.A., 1951). She was born May 16, 1928, in Laketown, UT. She is married, has three children, and resides in Newcastle, WY.
Nomination of MacDonald G. Becket To Be a Member of the Board of Directors of the National Institute of Building Sciences
June 22, 1988
The President today announced his intention to nominate MacDonald G. Becket to be a member of the Board of Directors of the National Institute of Building Sciences for a term expiring September 7, 1990. This is a reappointment.
Since 1969 Mr. Becket has been chairman of the board of the Becket Group in Santa Monica, CA. Mr. Becket has also been active in community and professional organizations in California.
Mr. Becket graduated from the University of Southern California (B.A., 1952). He was born November 2, 1928, in Seattle, WA. He is married, has four children, and resides in Los Angeles, CA.