The President today announced that he will nominate Robert E. Nederlander, of Birmingham, Mich., to be a member of the National Council on Educational Research. He would replace Betsy Levin, resigned.
Nederlander is president of the Detroit law firm of Nederlander, Dodge & McCauley, P.G., and executive vice president and director of Nederlander Theatrical Corp., owner and/or operator of the largest chain of legitimate theaters in the country outside of New York.
He was born April 10, 1933, in Detroit. He received a B.A. in economics in 1955 and a J.D. in 1958 from the University of Michigan.
Nederlander has been a regent of the University of Michigan since 1968. He is active in civic, philanthropic, and political affairs.