Former Special Counsel to the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Vice Chairman of the Joint House - Senate Economic Committee. Former Member of the New York State Assembly 1975 - 1980. Former Member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives, serving as Majority Leader 1963 - 1964 and as Speaker 1965 - 1968. Formerly Founder and CEO of a mining explosives company (25 years). Rose to the position of Special Assistant to President Bill Clinton and Senior Director for African Affairs, National Security Council. Graduate of the Harvard Advanced Management Program. Member of the Society of Actuaries, and of the American Academy of Actuaries. Founder and CEO of The Wisdom Fund, and recipient of the 2002 Gold Award from the Human Rights Foundation for his book Joel S. Member of the Judiciary Committee, the Finance Committee, and the Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee. Co-Chairman of the Joint House-Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (JICI) that investigated the events of 9/11. Walter Peterson – 81st Governor of New Hampshire 1969 - 1973. Also served on the House Transportation and Science Committees. He served also on a congressional commission, similar to the 9/11 one, and with the Office of Management and Budget. Recipient of the Presidential Rank Award for Distinguished Senior Career Executives presented by Vice President Al Gore 1998. Former Director, Office of Engineering, Washington, D. Author of more than 120 technical and non-technical articles and reports.
The De Soto County School District is also committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience, regardless of technology or ability. Executive Director, Brookline (MA) Mental Health Association. Nugent, B EE, PE – Retired Assistant Director of Research at the Library of Congress' Information Technology Services (22 years of service).Served in a variety of positions at the Library, including Director of Technology of the Center for Innovative Management and Technology and as Assistant Director of Automated Systems. Currently Special Counsel in the law firm of Baker Botts. Then served as consultant in residence at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Most well known for leaking the Pentagon Papers to the Former FAA Air Traffic Controller at the Boston Air Route Traffic Control Center, located in Nashua, NH, 1970 - 1981. FAA Certified Flight Instructor and Certified Ground Instructor. Recipient of: the Career Achievement Award from the President's Council on Integrity and Efficiency and the Distinguished Service Award and Meritorious Service Award from the GAO. Former Executive Director of the Better Government Association 1971 - 2000. John Loftus – Former Federal Prosecutor, Office of Special Investigations, U. Department of Justice under Presidents Jimmy Carter and Ronald Reagan. Resigned his commission in 1991 over US policy towards the Yugoslav conflict.This website endeavors to comply with best practices and standards defined by Section 508 of the U.