United States Metric Board Nomination of Andrew H. Kenopensky and Dennis R. Smith To Be Members.
The President today announced that he will nominate Andrew H. Kenopensky and Dennis R. Smith to be members of the United States Metric Board.
Kenopensky, 43, of Union, N.J., will be nominated for a 6-year term. He is national automotive coordinator for the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers and has served in a. number of positions in that union. Kenopensky has a B.S. degree in labor-management and a masters degree in education. Smith, 31, of Middleboro, Mass., be nominated for a 2-year term. He is a mathematics teacher for grades 7 and 8 in Middleboro and metric coordinator for grades K through 12 of Middleboro public Schools. He is an instructor in adult education (metric) for the Massachusetts Department of Education.
Jimmy Carter, United States Metric Board Nomination of Andrew H. Kenopensky and Dennis R. Smith To Be Members. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/244726