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Chandler Harrison Stevens

Chandler Harrison Stevens, American communications executive, consultant. Recipient Outstanding Young Man award Bedford Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1966; visiting fellow Massachusetts Institute of Technology Management 1990's Research Program.


  • Stevens, Chandler Harrison was born on January 3, 1935 in Trenton, New Jersey, United States. Son of Chandler Harrison Senior and Margaret (Cheyney) Stevens.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, Georgia Technology Institute, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1967.


    • Data processing salesman International Business Machines Corporation, Atlanta, 1956-1957. Management consultant C.W. Adams Associates, Bedford, Massachusetts, 1960-1964. State legislator Massachusetts House Representatives, Boston, 1965-1968.

      Science dav. to Governor of Puerto Rico San Juan, 1969. Senior lecturer Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School Management, Cambridge, 1970-1971. Gilbreth professor Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, 1971-1974.

      Science advisory to Massachusetts Legislation Boston, 1975-1977. Founder, president Participation Systems, Inc., 1970-1984. Chairman Eventures, Ltd.

      (formerly Parenting Stress Index), Allentown, Pennsylvania, 1985-1989, also board directors. Vice-chairman Network Technologies, International Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1986-1988. Visiting scholar Cognitive Science and Machine Intelligence Laboratory University Michigan, Ann Arbor.


    • Designer computer software programs including Participate, 1982. Developer various forms interactive media, graphics. Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Denomination: Congregationalist


    Chairman board selectmen Bedford, 1962-1965, Citizens For Massachusetts, 1967. Treasurer Council For Constitutional Reform in Massachusetts, 1963. 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1957-1960.

    Member Electronic Mail Association, Electronic Networking Association, Toastmasters (Ann Arbor club), Civic Theater Club.


    • Married Joann Gail Orcutt, August 18, 1956. Children: Emily Joan, Maria Lynn.
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    Born January 3, 1935
    • 1956
      Georgia Technology Institute
    • 1967
      Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    • 1956 - 1957
      Data processing salesman International Business Machines Corporation
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa
    • 1960 - 1964
      management, consultant C.W. Adams Associates
      Bedford, Eastern Cape, South Africa
    • 1965 - 1968
      state legislator Massachusetts House Representatives
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1969
      science dav. to Governor of Puerto Rico San Juan
    • 1970 - 1971
      senior, lecturer Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School Management
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1971 - 1974
      Gilbreth professor, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
      Troy, Michigan, United States
    • 1975 - 1977
      science advisory to Massachusetts Legislation Boston
    • 1985 - 1989
      chairman, Eventures
      Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States
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