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Paula Adams Tennant

Paula Adams Tennant—(?)—In 1970, President Richard M. Nixon appointed Tennant to the U.S. Board of Parole, where she played a significant role over a number of years in reforming the federal parole process. In 1983, President Reagan appointed her to the U.S. Parole Commission. (Featured on the AFGW special collections website)