The President today announced the appointment of Koryne Horbal, of Minneapolis, Minn., as the Representative of the United States on the Commission on the Status of Women of the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations. Horbal is vice president and secretary of the American Contracting Corp. in Minneapolis.
She was born February 11, 1937, in Minneapolis. She worked for Batten, Barton, Durstine and Osborn advertising agency from 1955 to 1965, and has been with the American Contracting Corp. since 1958.
Horbal is a member of the Democratic National Committee, the DNC Charter Commission, and the National Organization of Women. She served on the Carter-Mondale National Steering Committee in 1976.