Reagan Library Closure

We're sorry. Due to the coronavirus public health emergency, the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library & Museum will be closed to the public beginning March 14th until further notice. This includes docents, volunteers and interns. We will continue to respond to written reference requests at Please check our website, or  for updates on our operating hours and status.

All public events at the Reagan Library facilities are cancelled until further notice. This includes in-person public programs, tours, school group visits, public meetings, external conferences, and facility rentals. Where possible, we will conduct public events and outreach activities online and through virtual meetings. For online education information, please see our educational resources.

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)

RESEARCHERS: Please see a "Letter to Researchers" from the Archivist of the United States for a further update.




Appointment of Johnathan S. Miller as Deputy Assistant to the President for Administration

May 13, 1986

The President today announced the appointment of Johnathan S. Miller to be Deputy Assistant to the President for Administration. He will succeed Christopher Hicks.

Since August 1985 Mr. Miller has served as the Senior Director for Coordination at the National Security Council. Previously, Mr. Miller was the Deputy Coordinator for Public Diplomacy for Latin America and the Caribbean at the Department of State, 1983 - 1985; Peace Corps Director in Botswana, 1982 - 1983; special assistant to the Deputy Administrator, AID, 1981 - 1982; and administrative assistant to Congressman William Goodling, 1981. Prior to joining the Reagan administration, Mr. Miller served in the Reagan-Bush campaign as tour director for George Bush and practiced law in Louisville, KY, with the firm of Miller and Miller.

Mr. Miller received his bachelor of arts degree from Duke University in 1975 and his J.D. from the University of Louisville School of Law in 1978. He is married and resides in Alexandria, VA. Mr. Miller was born October 9, 1952, in Louisville, KY.