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Community Services Administration Nomination of Robert N. Smith To Be an Assistant Director.

July 15, 1977

The President today announced that he will nominate Robert N. Smith, of Bloomfield Hills, Mich., to be an Assistant Director (Office of Community Action) of the Community Services Administration.

Smith was born July 13, 1944, in Detroit, Mich. He received a B.A. in 1967 from the University of Michigan and a J.D. in 1970 from the University of Michigan Law School.

In 1970 he was the Midwestern field director for the Movement for a New Congress. From 1971 to 1974, Smith served as an attorney-advisor for the Federal Communications Commission. He was employed by the Democratic National Committee from 1974 to last January, holding several positions, the last as national coordinator for voter registration. Since January, he has served on the White House staff in the office of Joe Aragon, Special Assistant to the President.

Jimmy Carter, Community Services Administration Nomination of Robert N. Smith To Be an Assistant Director. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/243174