The President today announced his intention to nominate Paula J. Dobriansky, of Virginia, to be an Associate Director of the United States Information Agency for Programs. She would succeed Charles Edward Horner.
Currently Ms. Dobriansky serves as Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs in Washington, DC. Prior to this, she served as Director of European and Soviet Affairs for the National Security Council at the White House, and Deputy Director of European and Soviet Affairs for the National Security Council, 1983 - 1984.
Ms. Dobriansky graduated from Georgetown University (B.S.F.S., 1977) and Harvard University (M.A., 1980). She was born September 14, 1955, in Alexandria, VA. Ms. Dobriansky resides in Washington, DC.