The President today announced his intention to nominate Peter E. Voss to be a Governor of the United States Postal Service for a term expiring December 8, 1990. He would succeed Hung Wai Ching.
Mr. Voss is currently chief executive officer and president at Northeastern, Inc., in Canton, Ohio. He founded the company in 1954. He was Executive Director and Chairman of the National Finance Committee for the 1970 White House Conference on Children and Youth. He is a member of the Chief Executives Forum, an international group of senior executives; a member of the World Business Council; and past director, chapter chairman, education chairman, and leadership activities chairman of the Young Presidents' Organization.
He attended Kenyon College and is a graduate of Harvard Business School's industrial management course. He is married, has three children, and resides in Canton, Ohio. He was born September 13, 1930.