The President today announced his intention to nominate Sherrie Sandy Rollins to be an Assistant Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (Public Affairs). She would succeed Harry K. Schwartz.
Since 1985 Ms. Rollins has been vice president of communications for the Oliver Carr Co. in Washington, DC. She served as director of network support for the 1988 Republican National Convention. She was assistant press secretary and media liaison for the Presidential Inaugural Committee, 1984 - 1985; state press coordinator and media liaison for the Reagan-Bush 1984 Campaign, 1984; executive director for the Business and Professional Association of Georgetown, 1981 - 1984; and an account executive for the public relations firm of Gleason and Thomasson, 1980 - 1981.
Ms. Rollins graduated from the University of Virginia (B.A., 1980). She is married and resides in Alexandria, VA.