President George W. Bush today announced his intention to nominate and designate one individual to serve in his Administration.
The President intends to nominate Michael Bruce Donley, of Virginia, to be Secretary of the Air Force and designate Acting. Mr. Donley currently serves as Director of Administration and Management at the Department of Defense. Prior to this, he served as Senior Vice President at Hicks & Associates (a subsidiary of Science Applications International Corporation). Earlier in his career, he served as Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (Financial Management and Comptroller) and as Acting Secretary of the Air Force. Mr. Donley received his bachelor's degree and master's degree from the University of Southern California.
George W. Bush, Personnel Announcement Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/284383