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George Gross

George Gross, American lawyer, publishing executive. Bar: Connecticut 1962, District of Columbia 1963. With United States Army, 1959-1961. Member River Bend Golf and Country Club (Great Falls, Virginia).

Background

  • Gross, George was born on May 1, 1934 in Vari, Hungary. Son of David and Julia (Klien) Gross.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Connecticut, 1959. Bachelor of Laws, Boston University, 1962.

    Career

    • Counsel housing, urban development subcommittee House of Representatives, Washington, 1969-1974, executive director budget committee, 1974-1978. Director federal relations National League of Cities, 1978-1984. Administrator New York City Human Resources Administration, 1984-1986.

      Executive director New York State Finance Control Board, New York City, 1986-1988. Vice president government affairs Magazine Publications American, Washington, 1989—1998. City manager City of Bridgeport, Connecticut, 2003.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Connecticut 1962, District of Columbia 1963.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    With United States Army, 1959-1961. Member River Bend Golf and Country Club (Great Falls, Virginia).

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf.

    Connections

    • Married Marcy A. Lynn, May 6, 1966 (divorced 1980). Children: Julian A., Alexandra L.
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    Born May 1, 1934
    Died November 10, 2004
    (aged 70)
    • 1959
      University Connecticut
    • 1962
      Boston University
    • 1969 - 1974
      Counsel, housing
      Washington, United States
    • 1978 - 1984
      director, federal relations National League of Cities
    • 1984 - 1986
      administrator, New York City Human Resources Administration
    • 1986 - 1988
      executive, director New York State Finance Control Board
    • 1989 - 1998
      vice president, government affairs Magazine Publications American
      Washington, United States
    • 2003
      city manager, City of Bridgeport
      Connecticut, United States
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