Appointment of Jack L. Courtemanche as Executive Director of the National White House Conference on Small Business
The President today announced his intention to appoint Jack L. Courtemanche to be executive director of the National White House Conference on Small Business. This is a new position.
Since October 1983 Mr. Courtemanche has been serving as Deputy Assistant to the President for Public Liaison. Previously he was executive director of the White House Conference on Productivity. Prior to joining the White House staff, he served as president of Crown Coach Corp. in Los Angeles, CA. In 1970-1975 he was vice president of Mack Trucks, Inc., Allentown, PA, in charge of the western region. In 1961-1970 he was president of Automotive Equipment Co. in Portland, OR, and Los Angeles, CA.
Mr. Courtemanche attended the University of Oregon. He served in the United States Army in 1956-1958. He is married, has six children, and resides in Washington, DC. He was born March 9, 1935, in McMinnville, OR.
Ronald Reagan, Appointment of Jack L. Courtemanche as Executive Director of the National White House Conference on Small Business Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/259212