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Judy Cole

 Judy Cole—(?)—In 1974, she became staff assistant to the President in the Office of Personnel, where she identified and recruited qualified women for presidential appointments. That same year she accepted the position of staff assistant to the Director of the Arms Control Disarmament Agency. Later in 1974, she moved to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) as Deputy Assistant Administrator for Legislative Affairs. Eventually she was back at the White House as a writer in the Office of Presidential Communications. She served the remainder of her government career in the Mergers II section at the Federal Trade Commission. (Featured on the AFGW special collections website)