THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
PRESIDENT NAMES NORMAN BROWNSTEIN TO THE UNITED STATES HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL COUNCIL
President Clinton announced today his intent to appoint Norman Brownstein to the United States Holocaust Memorial Council.
Norman Brownstein of Colorado is chairman of the law firm of Brownstein, Hyatt, Farber & Strickland and is nationally recognized for his extensive experience in real estate law and commercial transactions. Active in community affairs, Mr. Brownstein is involved in many activities on behalf of the University of Colorado, is a member of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers, a director of the National Jewish Center for Immunology and Respiratory Medicine and a trustee of the Simon Wiesenthal Center. Additionally, he is a vice president of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, an honorary director of Artreach and the Boys Club of Metro Denver, and a past board member of the Denver Symphony and the Rose Medical Center. Mr Brownstein earned both his B.A. and J.D. from the University of Colorado at Boulder.
The United States Holocaust Memorial Council was established in 1979 to provide for the annual commemoration and observance of the Days of Remembrance of the Holocaust, and to construct and operate a living memorial to its victims.