The President today announced that he will nominate John B. Gabusi, of Washington, D.C., to be Assistant Secretary of Education for Management, a new position. Gabusi has been Assistant Director for Management of the Community Services Administration since 1977.
He was born February 3, 1941, in Florence, Ariz. He received a B.A. from the University of Arizona in 1967.
From 1966 to 1968, Gabusi was director of the Tucson, Ariz., Office of Survey Research Associates, a marketing/survey/ research company. From 1969 to 1977, he was special assistant to Congressman Morris K. Udall. From 1969 to 1972, he also served as staff director of the Subcommittee on the Postal Service. He was on leave from the congressional staff in 1975 and 1976 to serve as national campaign director of the Udall Presidential campaign. From December 1975 to March 1976, he was director of field operations for Energy Action, and in July 1976 he returned to the congressional staff as special assistant.