Implications of Electronic Mail and Message Systems for the U.S. Postal Service Page: IV

OTA Electronic Message Systems Advisory Panel

Susan Nycum, Chairwoman
Attorney at Law, Gaston Snow & Ely Bartlett

Roy Amara
Institute for the Future
Paul Baran
Cabledata Associates
Harold P. Belcher
General Manager for Advanced
U.S. Postal Service
Robert L. Chartrand, ex officio
Senior Specialist in Information
Technology and Policy
Congressional Research Service
Kent W. Colton
Professor of Public Management
Brigham Young University
Donald Dunn
Professor of Engineering
Economic Systems
Stanford University
Lawrence J. Gervais
Former Vice President
American Postal Workers Union
Maurice W. Gregg
Senior Vice President for Finance
The Gap Stores, Inc.
Jeremiah Gutman
Attorney at Law
Levy, Gutman, Goldberg &
J. Robert Harcharik
Former President
Tymnet, Inc.

Rob Kling
Professor of Information and
Computer Science
University of California at Irvine
John C. LeGates*
Director, Information Resources
Policy Program
Harvard University
Henry Lucas
Chairman and Professor of
Computer Applications and
Information Systems
New York University
Daniel McCracken
Past President
Association for Computing
Arthur S. Miller
Professor of Law Emeritus
The George Washington
Sharon Nelson
Attorney at Law
Consumers Union (formerly)
Phil Nyborg
Former General Counsel
Computer and Communications
Industry Association
Russell Pipe
Translational Data Reporting
Service, Inc.
Ithiel De Sola Pool
Professor of Political Science
Massachusetts Institute of

James Rule
Professor of Sociology
State University of New York at
Stony Brook
Richard M. Schmidt
General Counsel
American Society of Newspaper
Sherry Turkle
Program in Science, Technology,
and Society
Massachusetts Institute of
Ron Uhlig
Manager, Business and Services
Bell Northern Research
Jacques Vallee
Carl Vorlander
Executive Director
National Association for State
Information Systems

Fred W. Warden
Former Director,
IBM Corp.


Willis Ware
Senior Computer Specialist
The Rand Corp.
Iram Weinstein
System Planning Corp.
Alan F. Westin
Professor of Political Science
Columbia University

*Resigned in late 1979.

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United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment. Implications of Electronic Mail and Message Systems for the U.S. Postal Service, report, August 1982; [Washington D.C.]. ( accessed February 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library,; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.