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Appointment of Robert E. Allen as a Member of the President's National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee

January 18, 1989

The President today appointed Robert E. Allen to be a member of the President's National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee. He would succeed James E. Olsen.

Since 1988 Mr. Allen has been chairman and chief executive officer for AT&T in New York City. Prior to this, he was president and chief operating officer for AT&T, 1986-1988; chairman and chief executive officer of AT&T Information Systems, 1985-1986; and executive vice president for corporate administration and finance, 1984-1985.

Mr. Allen graduated from Wabash College (B.A., 1957). He was born January 25, 1935, in Joplin, MO. He is married, has five children, and resides in Short Hills, NJ.

Ronald Reagan, Appointment of Robert E. Allen as a Member of the President's National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/253387

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