THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
PRESIDENT CLINTON NAMES ALLAN S. HUSTON TO THE NATIONAL COMMISSION ON CRIME CONTROL AND PREVENTION
The President announced today his intent to appoint Allan S. Huston to the National Commission on Crime Control and Prevention.
Allan S. Huston of Dallas, Texas is the President and CEO of the recently created PepsiCo Restaurant Services Group (PRSG). He oversees security and administrative support functions for more than 20,000 Pizza Hut, KFC and Taco Bell restaurants in the United States. Mr. Huston joined the Frito-Lay division of PepsiCo in 1972 and eventually became the division's Vice President of Distribution. Subsequently, he held positions in several areas of PepsiCo, including Vice President of Manufacturing for Pepsi-Cola Bottling Group, Senior Vice President and General Manager for Pizza Hut, and President of KFC International. He returned to Pizza Hut as President and CEO in 1992, and became President and CEO of PRSG in August of 1996. Mr. Huston earned his B.A. in engineering from John Hopkins University.
The National Commission on Crime Control and Prevention was created to develop a comprehensive proposal for preventing and controlling crime and violence in the United States. The President will convene the "Presidential Summit On Violence" to initiate the work of the Commission. Not later than two years after the date of the Summit, the Commission will submit a detailed report to Congress and the President containing its findings and recommendations.