Public Papers

Nomination of Donald Herman Alexander To Be United States Ambassador to The Netherlands


The President today announced his intention to nominate Donald Herman Alexander, of Missouri, to be Ambassador to the Kingdom of The Netherlands. He would succeed C. Howard Williams, Jr.

Since 1987, Mr. Alexander has served as president of the private investment firm of Don H. Alexander   Associates, Inc., in Kansas City, MO. Prior to this, he served as president of Perkins Industries, Inc., 1982 - 87, and as executive vice president of the Commerce Bank of Kansas City, 1966 - 82.

Mr. Alexander graduated from Washburn University (B.B.A., 1962). He was born July 11, 1938, in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Mr. Alexander has three children and resides in Kansas City, MO.