Stephen Zack appointed to Arts Advisory Board
President Biden has announced his intention to appoint Boies Schiller Flexner’s Stephan N. Zack to the President’s Advisory Committee on the Arts (PACA).
PACA was founded in 1958 by President Eisenhower and played an important role in supporting the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the National Cultural Center. Committee members are civic and cultural leaders who represent their own communities to the Kennedy Center and members are considered ambassadors for the arts.
From the White House press release:
Stephen N. Zack is an attorney, partner and member of the executive committee of Boies Schiller Flexner LLP. He was nominated by President Barack Obama to serve as the United States Alternate Representative to the Sixty-eighth Session of the United Nations General Assembly, and served as a Senior Advisor to the United States Department of State. He was the first Hispanic President of the American Bar Association and he was also the youngest President of the Florida Bar. Zack represented former Vice President Al Gore in the Bush v. Gore lawsuit. He was appointed by Governor Lawton Chiles to rewrite the Florida Constitution as a member of the Florida Constitution Review Commission. Zack served as general counsel to former Florida Governor and U.S. Senator Bob Graham and also chaired the Florida Ethics Commission. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and of the American Law Institute. Zack is a Life Member of the American Bar Foundation. He was recognized by The American Lawyer with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his many years of service and accomplished career. Zack earned a BA from the University of Florida and a JD from the University of Florida School of Law and received the University’s Distinguished Alumni Award. He has also received honorary degrees from numerous law schools.