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Richard Howard Sullivan

Richard Howard Sullivan, American foundation executive. Served from ensign to Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946.; Member Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Beta Kappa Associates; Club: Harvard (New Jersey).

Background

  • Sullivan, Richard Howard was born on November 1, 1917 in Arcanum, Ohio, United States. Son of Henry Lee and Margery (Penn) Sullivan.

  • Education

    • Graduate Center Study and Research, 1963-1966, College Retirement Equities Fund, 1963-1966, Com.

    Career

    • Assistant dean Harvard, 1941-1942. Administrative assistant, college entrance examination board Princeton, 1946, assistant director, 1946-1948. Assistant treasurer Ednl.

      Testing Service, 1948-1949, executive vice president, treasurer, 1949-1956. President Reed College, Portland, Oregon, 1956-1967, Association American Colls., 1967-1969. Managing director American Book Publications Council, 1969-1970.

      Assistant to president Carnegie Corporation New York, 1970-1976, treasurer, 1976-1982, vice president finance, since 1980. Secretary Carnegie Foundation for Advancement Teaching, 1974-1976, treasurer, 1976-1980. Trustee, member finance committee College Entrance Examination Board, 1961-1966.

      Member National Science Board, 1966-1972. Member of the board education Princeton Township, New Jersey, 1956. Chairman Oregon Colls.

      Foundation, 1958; Trustee Oregon Graduate Center Study and Research, 1963-1966, College Retirement Equities Fund, 1963-1966, Committee Economics Development, 1964-1970. Trustee Foundation Center, 1967-1973, chairman, 1970-1973. Trustee, member investment committee Common Fund, 1968-1981.

      Board directors John and Mary R. Markle Foundation, 1965-1971, Investor Responsibility Research Center, 1977-1981.

    Membership

    Served from ensign to Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946. Member Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Beta Kappa Associates. Club: Harvard (New Jersey).

    Connections

    • Married Jean Elizabeth Fox, December 20, 1941. Children: Barbara Lee (Mistress.
    • father: Henry Lee Sullivan
    • mother: Margery (Penn) Sullivan
    • spouse: Jean Elizabeth Fox
    • child: Barbara Lee (Mrs Sullivan
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    Born November 1, 1917
    Died June 22, 1982
    (aged 64)
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