The President today announced his intention to nominate Robert Edward Grady, of New Jersey, to be Deputy Director of the Office of Management and Budget. He would succeed William M. Diefenderfer III.
Since 1989, Mr. Grady has served as Associate Director for Natural Resources, Energy and Science of the Office of Management and Budget in Washington, DC. Prior to this, he served as senior adviser for speechwriting and policy at Bush-Quayle '88 and as a speechwriter in the Office of the Vice President, 1986. In addition, Mr. Grady served as director of communications for Gov. Thomas H. Kean of New Jersey, 1983 - 1986; and in the office of Congresswoman Millicent Fenwick (R - NJ), 1979 - 1982.
Mr. Grady graduated from Harvard College (A.B., 1979) and Stanford University Graduate School of Business (M.B.A., 1988). He was born October 22, 1957, in Orange, NJ. Mr. Grady resides in Washington, DC.