The President today announced his intention to appoint Christine D. Reed as a member of the Board of Directors of the Federal National Mortgage Association (Homebuilding Industry Representative) for a term ending on the date of the annual meeting of the stockholders in 1990. She would succeed Vance C. Miller.
Mrs. Reed is currently the executive director of the Building Industry Association of Southern California for the Orange County region in Santa Ana. Prior to this, she was director of the California Department of Housing and Community Development, 1987 - 1989, and was the interim director, 1986 - 1987. From 1983 to 1986, Mrs. Reed was assistant secretary and then deputy secretary for the business, transportation, and housing agency in Sacramento, CA. She was deputy attorney general for the State of California at the California Department of Justice, 1981 - 1983, and assistant legal director for the California District Attorneys Association, 1980 - 1981.
Mrs. Reed graduated from San Diego State University (B.A., 1974) and Western State University College of Law (J.D., 1977). She was born July 28, 1952, in Frankfurt, Germany. She is married and resides in Corona del Mar, CA.