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November 21, 1966
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Approved For Release 2000/08/21 :CIA-RDP78-06367A0001000300.10-6 '~` CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY WASHINC3TON, D.C. 20505 November 21, 19bb STATI NTL STATI NTL STATI NTL STATI NTL 25X1A Dean H. B. Van Gorder Administrative Director Advanced Management Program Harvard University Graduate School of Business Administration Boston, Massachusetts 02163 Dsar Dean Van Corder, ' s the nominee of the Central Intelligence- Agency for attendance at the Harvard University Advanced Management Program beginning February 12, 1967. has been with the Agency for fifteen years; currently he is one of our senior officials with management responsibilities related to intragovernmental scientific and technical activities of great national significance. work in law at Georgetown University. His entire working career has been with the Central intelligence Agency. The posts whic has held have required that he exercise a wide variety of administrative skills at sharply increasing levels of responsibility, culminating in his present assignment as This position has afforded him an opportunity to demonstrate conclusively the talents and capabilities which axe requisite for officers at the executive level. I am most. impressed by his ability to grasp quickly complex concepts, perceive inter-relationships, express himself concisely and well, observe human factor elements and to manage resources adeptly and with great dedication. He is unsparing of his personal energies and loyal in every respect in Approved For Release 2000/08/21 :CIA-RDP78-06367A000100030010-6 ? Approved For Release 2001/21 : CIA-RDP78-06367A000100030 6 STATINTL . the manner in which he carries out his responsibilities. .These characteristics have earned him ratings from his .supervisors which consistently reflect superior performance. I am confident tha will make significant contributions during his participation in the Harvard Advanced Management Program; I am equaliy certain that and the Central Intelligence Agency will profit a great deal from his attendance at the Program. Sincerely, STATINTL Carl E. Duckett Acting Deputy Director for Science and Technology Approved For Release 2000/08/21 :CIA-RDP78-06367A000100030010-6