For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
January 22, 2003
President Bush Announced His Intention
President George W. Bush today announced his intention to nominate one individual to serve in his administration.
The President intends to nominate John Paul Woodley, Jr. to be Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works. He is currently the Assistant Under Secretary of Defense for the Environment, having previously served as the Secretary of Natural Resources of Virginia since from 1998 to 2001. From 1994 to 1998, he was the Deputy Attorney General for Government Operations of Virginia. He was on Active Duty in the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General's Corps from 1979 to 1985, and has served in the US Army Reserve since 1985. Mr. Woodley earned JD and BA degrees from Washington and Lee University.
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