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Bureau of Land Management Nomination of Frank Gregg To Be Director.

January 26, 1978

The President today announced that he will nominate Frank Gregg, of Hingham, Mass., to be Director of the Bureau of Land Management in the Interior Department.

Gregg was born December 12, 1925, in Denver, Colo. He graduated from the University of Colorado in 1949.

From 1957 to 1961, Gregg was executive director of the Izaak Walton League of America. From 1961 to 1963, he was a staff assistant in the office of Secretary of the Interior Stewart L. Udall, where he worked on development of the Land and Water Conservation Fund and Water Resources Planning acts. From 1963 to 1965, he was executive director of the Citizens' Committee for the Outdoor Recreation Resources Review Commission Report.

Gregg was vice president of the Conservation Foundation from 1965 to 1967. Since 1967 he has been Chairman of the New England River Basins Commission, a joint Federal-State agency established at the request of the New England Governors to coordinate Federal and State water and related land resource programs in that region.

Jimmy Carter, Bureau of Land Management Nomination of Frank Gregg To Be Director. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/248816

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