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William Elmer Hodgson

William Elmer Hodgson, American civil engineer, consulting firm executive. Member American Management Association, Society of America Military Engineers (president 1973-1974, 1983-1984), American Society of Civil Engineers (associate).; Club: Sports (Al Khobar).; Lodge:.

Background

  • Hodgson, William Elmer was born on March 9, 1933 in Belle Vernon, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William Elmer, Senior, and Edna Pearl (Zundel) H.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Pittsburgh, 1955. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Iowa State University, 1964. Master of Arts, United States Army War College, 1977.

    Career

    • Assistant division engineer United States Army Engineer Division, Honolulu, 1970-1973. Battalion Commander United States Army, Karlsruhe, Federal Republic Germany, 1973-1975. Chief engineer United States Army Inspector General, Washington, 1975-1978.

      Chief strategic planning United States Army Concepts Analysis Agency, Bethesda, Maryland, 1978-1979. Deputy division engineer, New England Division USACE, Waltham, Ma., 1979-1982. Vice president Metcalf & Eddy International Inc., AlKhobar, Saudi Arabia, 1982-1986, managing director, 1982-1986.

      Program manager, since 1986.

    Works

    • Author: (manual) Helicopter Design Considerations, 1968. Contributor articles to professional journals. Active various youth organizations Decorated Bronze Star (2), Legion of Merit.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Anglican

    Membership

    Member American Management Association, Society of America Military Engineers (president 1973-1974, 1983-1984), American Society of Civil Engineers (associate). Club: Sports (Al Khobar).

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis; skiing; jogging.

    Connections

    • Married Marilyn Jane Dowding, April 18, 1955. Children– Kathy, William George, Caroline Marie, Robert Douglas, Gary Lee.
    • father: William Elmer Hodgson
    • mother: Edna Pearl (Zundel) Hodgson
    • spouse: Marilyn Jane Dowding
    • children: Kathy Hodgson
    • William George Hodgson
    • Caroline Marie Hodgson
    • Robert Douglas Hodgson
    • Gary Lee Hodgson
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