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Donald Roy Lamb

Donald Roy Lamb, American civil engineering educator. member faculty University Wyoming, Laramie, 1951-1981, professor civil engineering, 1961-1981, professor emeritus, since 1981, head department civil and architectural engineering, 1963-1973; member executive research Federal Highway Administrn., Department Transportation.

Background

  • Lamb, Donald Roy was born on May 6, 1923 in Yuma, Colorado, United States. Son of Aaron Frederick and Lois (Hall) Lamb.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts Mathematics, Hastings College, 1947. Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, University Wyoming, 1951, Master of Science, 1953, C.E., 1958. Doctor of Philosophy., Purdue University, 1962.

    Career

    • Superintendent schools, coach and classroom teacher, Dalton, Nebraska, 1946-1947. Coach, classroom teacher, Madrid, Nebraska, 1947-1949. Architect Deal Lumber Company, Laramie, Wyoming, 1949-1959.

      Member faculty University Wyoming, Laramie, 1951-1981, professor civil engineering, 1961-1981, professor emeritus, since 1981, head department civil and architectural engineering, 1963-1973. President Associate Engineers Chairman board, director Door, Ltd. Partner Associate Engineers.

      Chairman board Indian Hills Construction Company. Director Komart, Inc., Blue Cross-Blue Shield Wyoming Chairman, Air Resources Council, 1967-1973. Chairman Wyoming Environmental Quality Council, 1973-1975.

      Member executive research Federal Highway Administrn., Department Transportation. Board directors Albany County Hospital. Trustee Rocky Mountain College.

    Membership

    Member faculty University Wyoming, Laramie, 1951-1981, professor civil engineering, 1961-1981, professor emeritus, since 1981, head department civil and architectural engineering, 1963-1973. Member executive research Federal Highway Administrn., Department Transportation.

    Connections

    • Married Orla V. Gillespie, June 19, 1943. Children– Dona (Mistress Robert J. Coffey), Linda (Mistress Jerry Kraft), Fredrick.
    • father: Aaron Frederick Lamb
    • mother: Lois (Hall) Lamb
    • spouse: Orla V. Gillespie
    • children: Dona Lamb (Mistress Robert J. Coffey)
    • Linda Lamb (Mistress Jerry Kraft)
    • Fredrick Lamb
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