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Tom Lilley

Tom Lilley, American organization executive. member controller’s office Ford div., product planning mgr; member Internat.

Background

  • Lilley, Tom was born on August 13, 1912 in Bluefield, West Virginia, United States. Son of Charles Ellis and Minnie Alice (Holl) Lilley.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Harvard University, 1934, Master of Business Administration, 1936. Industrial department Lehman Brothers, New York City, 1936-1940. Staff Burlington Mills, Greensboro, North Carolina, 1941-1942.

      Associate professor, assistant director research Harvard Business School, 1942-1948. Successively member controller’s office Ford div., product planning manager, assistant general manager international div. Ford Motor Company, vice president international staff, 1948-1965.

      Director Export-Import Bank of the United States, 1965-1972. Treasurer Population Crisis Committee, Washington, 1974-1981. Director Huyck Corporation, 1974-1980.

      Past member International Road Federation, National Foreign Trade Council, National Export Expansion Council, United States Council International Chamber of Commerce (trustee).

    Career

    • Director research Harvard Bus. General manager internat. Director Export-Import Bank of the United States, 1965-1972.

      Director Huyck Corporation, 1974-1980.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Member controller’s office Ford div., product planning mgr. Member Internat.

    Connections

    • Married Nancy Clegg, December 27, 1936. Children: Anne, Cynthia, Susan.
    • father: Charles Ellis Lilley
    • mother: Minnie Alice (Holl) Lilley
    • spouse: Nancy Clegg
    • children: Anne Lilley
    • Cynthia Lilley
    • Susan Lilley
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    Died November 16, 1981
    (aged 69)
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