Ray Harold Coffman, American government official. Decorated Bronze Star medal; Rockefeller fellow, 1940-1941. Served from private to captain, Army of the United States, 1941-1946.; Member American Society Public Administration, Society Personnel Administration, Society Advancement Management, International Institute Administrative Sciences, Adult Education Association.
Economist, Department Agriculture, 1940-1941. Training analyst VA, 1946-1949. Chief staff development branch Department Health, Edition and Welfare, 1949-1954, deputy executive secretary, 1954-1955, management adviser Office of Secretary, 1955-1956.
Deputy chief public administration division United States Operations Mission to Iran, 1956-1960, also Mission to Pakistan, 1960-1962, chief public administration div., since 1958. Chairman citizens advisory council Arlington County School Board.
Born September 27, 1918