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Office of Management; Performance Review Board Membership

AGENCY: Department of Education.

ACTION: Notice of Membership of the Performance Review Board (PRB).


SUMMARY: The Secretary announces the names of members of the PRB for 
the Department of Education. Under 5 U.S.C. 4314 (c) (1) through (5), 
each agency is required to establish one or more Senior Executive 
Service (SES) PRBs. The PRB reviews and evaluates the initial appraisal 
of a senior executive's performance along with any comments by senior 
executives and any higher level executive and makes

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recommendations to the appointing authority relative to the performance 
of the senior executive, including making recommendations on 
performance awards.
    The PRB is also responsible for providing recertification 
recommendations for career SES appointees in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 
3393 (a) and 5 CFR 317.504 (f). Recommendations on SES pay level 
adjustments are also made by the PRB.


    The following executives of the Department of Education have been 
selected to serve on the Performance Review Board of the Department of 
Education: Steven Schatken, Chair, Judith Heumann, Co-Chair, Mary Ellen 
Dix, Philip Link, Susan Craig, Steven Winnick, Jeanette Lim, Carol 
Cichowski, Thomas Skelly, Larry Oxendine, Linda Paulsen, John Higgins, 
Steven McNamara, Mary Jean LeTendre, William Modzeleski, Patricia 
Guard, Joseph Conaty, Edward Fuentes, Dennis Berry, William Smith, 
Hazel Fiers, Diane Rossi, Linda Roberts, Raymond Pierce, Thomas Hehir, 
D. Jean Veta, Claudio Prieto. The following executives have been 
selected to serve as alternate members of the PRB: Jeanne Van Vlandren, 
Ricky Takai, Arthur Coleman, Curtis Richards.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Althea Watson, Director, Executive 
Resources Team, Human Resources Group, Office of Management, Department 
of Education, Room 1135, FOB-10B, 600 Independence Avenue, SW, 
Washington, DC 20202, Telephone: (202) 401-0546. Individuals who use a 
telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal 
Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339 between 8 a.m. and 8 
p.m., Eastern time, Monday through Friday.
    Individuals with disabilities may obtain this document in an 
alternate format (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, or computer 
diskette) on request to the contact person listed in the preceding 

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    Dated: August 21, 1998.
Richard W. Riley,
Secretary of Education.
[FR Doc. 98-22964 Filed 8-26-98; 8:45 am]