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Otto E. Eckert

Otto E. Eckert, American engineer. Member Lansing City Plan Commission, 1922-1946. Regent, University of Michigan, from 1946.; Member American Society of Civil Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Institute of Elctrical Engineering, American Public Power Association (past president), Michigan Engineering Society (past president), Tau Beta Pi.; Mason.; Club: Rotary.

Background

  • Eckert, Otto E. was born on January 13, 1890 in Saginaw, Michigan, United States. Son of Fred Carl and Kunigunda (Popp) Eckert.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Civil Engineering, University of Michigan, 1912.

    Career

    • 1 daughter, Barbara Ann (Mistress Joseph Anton). Assistant city engineer, Saginaw, Michigan, 1912-1917. Assistant engineer with constructing Question Manager, Camp Custer, 1917.

      Assistant, then acting state sanitary engineer for Michigan, 1918. City engineer, Lansing, Michigan, 1919-1921, 1923-1927. Contracting builder, 1922.

      General manager Board of Water and Electric Light Commissioners, Lansing, since 1927.

    Membership

    Member Lansing City Plan Commission, 1922-1946. Regent, University of Michigan, from 1946. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Institute of Elctrical Engineering, American Public Power Association (past president), Michigan Engineering Society (past president), Tau Beta Pi.

    Mason.; Club: Rotary.

    Connections

    • Married Clara Elizabeth Horning, October 1, 1913.
    • father: Fred Carl Eckert
    • mother: Kunigunda (Popp) Eckert
    • spouse: Clara Elizabeth Horning
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